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Recipe: Mandarin Quinoa and Kale Bowl

Mandarin Quinoa and Kale Bowl  Recipe from Food52 Ingredients For the salad: Р1 cup quinoa Р5 cups kale Р1/2 cup dried cranberries Р1 cup mandarin orange segments Р1/4 cup toasted sliced almonds Р1/2 cup

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Fruit & News of the Week: February 20th

THIS WEEK’S FRUIT: Tarocco Blood Oranges Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA A beautiful orange to deep red flesh is revealed when you slice open a Tarocco. The flesh of the blood orange is firmer and more dense than an orange

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Recipe: Kale and Citrus Salad

from Saveur Ingredients 4 large oranges, peeled and segmented 1/4 cup fresh orange juice 4 tbsp honey Salt and pepper, to taste 2 tbsp olive oil 8-10 cups kale, stemmed and torn into bite-sized pieces 3 tbsp hulled pumpkin seeds, toasted

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Fruit & News of the Week: December 12th

THIS WEEK’S FRUIT: Fuyu Persimmons Chiechi Farm, Live Oak, CA The Fuyu has a crisp texture with a rich honey sweet flavor. They have a beautiful orange to red hue when ripe, often with tiny brown speckles on the skin.

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Recipe: Kale, Avocado, and Grapefruit Salad with Dijon Grapefruit Vinaigrette

Kale, Grapefruit, and Avocado Salad with Grapefruit Dijon Viniagrette

  from Little Broken Ingredients: Salad: 8 cups chopped kale (leafy parts only, no stems) 1 avocado, sliced 1 grapefruit, one half peeled + segmented and other half juiced (see note below) 1/3 cup shaved parmesan cheese 2 Tbsp. toasted

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