Is everyone enjoying their summer? We sure are and you will too if you try these amazing summer recipes we've found for you!
What does everybody crave on a hot day? Lemonade! Cool down with a iced glass of lavender lemonade, a new twist on an old drink.
Zest and juice four lemons. Boil the zest 5 ½ cups of water, then add ½ cup of dried lavender and let simmer for 10 minutes. Strain tea and stir in ½ raw honey. Mix in the juice from the lemons, let cool, and enjoy!
Mix things up with a beet salad tossed with a tangy ginger vinaigrette.
3 Small Beets
Extra Virgin Olive Oil
White Balsamic Vinegar
Toasted and Chopped Pistachios
Preheat oven to 425˚C. Roast beets for 40-60 minutes wrapped in parchment lined foil on a baking sheet. Let cool then remove skin and cut into 3/4" wedges. Whisk olive oil, vinegar, and finely grated ginger. Season with salt and pepper then toss beets with dressing and pistachios. Bon Apetit!
Spice up your summer with a cayenne and sea salt chocolate dipping sauce for your fruit. The only thing better than just fruit? Grilled fruit. The next time you light up the grill, toss on your favorite seasonal fruits and whip up this delicious chocolate sauce for a wonderfully unique dessert!
Fruit of choice (We recommend strawberries, nectarines, pineapple, and melons)
Canola oil spray
Cube and skewer fruit and spray with canola oil on the grill for about five minutes on medium heat or until light grill marks appear. Flip and repeat on the other side.
Once you’ve finished up, squeeze a fresh lemon over your fruit.
To mix up your dipping sauce, combine one cup of chocolate syrup with ¼ teaspoon of cayenne pepper and 1 teaspoon of sea salt.
Dip and enjoy!