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29

Jul

Recipe: Summer Fruit Tartlets with Lemon Olive Oil Crust
Did you pick up too much fruit at the market? Why not turn them into flavorful tartlets?

17

Jul

In France, grocery stores are selling out of ugly produceOne grocery store chain purchases “inglorious fruits and vegetables” and turns them into profit instead of waste.

In France, grocery stores are selling out of ugly produce
One grocery store chain purchases “inglorious fruits and vegetables” and turns them into profit instead of waste.

16

Jul

The health benefits of pomegranateWhat’s the big deal about the crown fruit? Pomegranate’s health benefits explained.

The health benefits of pomegranate
What’s the big deal about the crown fruit? Pomegranate’s health benefits explained.

11

Jul

Fire up the coals and cook up some sweet, caramelized fruit anytime of the day with these recipes.

Fire up the coals and cook up some sweet, caramelized fruit anytime of the day with these recipes.

09

Jul

7 purple vegetables and fruits to add to your diet'Eat the rainbow' is excellent advice because it pushes you to consume different fruits and vegetables, which provide a wide array of nutrients.

7 purple vegetables and fruits to add to your diet
'Eat the rainbow' is excellent advice because it pushes you to consume different fruits and vegetables, which provide a wide array of nutrients.

30

Jun

How to use fruit peels to filter your waterWho needs fancy water purifiers? Try this easy water treatment technique instead, using nothing more than fruit peels and rubbing alcohol.

How to use fruit peels to filter your water
Who needs fancy water purifiers? Try this easy water treatment technique instead, using nothing more than fruit peels and rubbing alcohol.

24

Apr

The most common pesticide found on U.S. apples is banned in the EUThe chemical’s makers can’t guarantee Diphenylamine’s safety, so the EU doesn’t allow its use. Here in the U.S. it’s found on 80 percent of conventional apples.

The most common pesticide found on U.S. apples is banned in the EU
The chemical’s makers can’t guarantee Diphenylamine’s safety, so the EU doesn’t allow its use. Here in the U.S. it’s found on 80 percent of conventional apples.

14

Mar

20 uses for leftover fruit and vegetable peelsThe skins of fruit and vegetables are full of flavor and vitamins — and they’ve got a lot to give.

20 uses for leftover fruit and vegetable peels
The skins of fruit and vegetables are full of flavor and vitamins — and they’ve got a lot to give.

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Homemade fruit leathers with Raspberry Vanilla, Apple & Fennel, and Mango Chili Lime.

http://cookingstoned.tv/recipe/apple-mango-raspberry-fruit-leather/

Fruit Roll-Ups were one of those child hood snacks that seemed almost… magical. Fruity and sweet, portable, and as much fun to play with as they were tasty. As an adult, they’re a bit too sugary for my liking and the flavors are, well, too singular. Since road trip season is upon us, I wanted some car snacks that were healthy, portable, and fun to eat, like those roll-ups of yesteryear. Enter these adult flavored fruit leathers: Apple & Fennel, Mango Chili Lime, and Raspberry Vanilla to be exact. Yum! Easy to make and easy to take (with you).

  • 1 Pound Raspberries
  • ¾ Cup Sugar
  • 2 Vanilla Beans
  • 1 Pound Granny Smith Apples
  • 2 fennel bulbs
  • 1 Teaspoon ground Cinnamon
  • 2 ½ Pounds Mangos
  • 1 Lime
  • ¼ Teaspoon Salt
  • ½ Teaspoon Chili Powder

10

Mar

How different types of apples got their namesSometimes it’s a matter of comparing apples to apples, or at least Granny Smith apples to Golden Delicious apples.

How different types of apples got their names
Sometimes it’s a matter of comparing apples to apples, or at least Granny Smith apples to Golden Delicious apples.