Kiwi-lime pie with Zespri SunGold kiwi

Zespri kiwi: the yellow fruit with smooth skin! I’m always game to try a new fruit variety, and had never even heard of Zespri kiwi, let alone their new variety call SunGold.  They have yellow flesh, no fuzziness on the outside, and are sweeter and less tart...
Featuring Tawnie Kroll (+roasted beet & greens salad)

Featuring Tawnie Kroll (+roasted beet & greens salad)

Meet a fellow Reduxer! TheRecipeRedux, a monthly blog link up and frequent contest host, has introduced me to lots of inspiring dietitians doing amazing things with food.  I’ve learned a lot about everything from post formatting to staging pictures from this...
The Blue Waldorf  – a salad with an elegant twist

The Blue Waldorf – a salad with an elegant twist

Walnut week comes to an end This is the third and final walnut recipe I’m putting out – for now!  I love a challenge and a feature ingredient assignment, because just having a few guidelines makes recipe development a lot easier.  And it’s great to...
Warm walnut bread pudding

Warm walnut bread pudding

A new dessert go-to “This might be the best thing I’ve ever made?” “It’s up there.” That was the entire conversation I had while enjoying this little dessert with my boyfriend last night…we were too busy savoring bites to say...
RecipeRedux Walnut Contest: a new dip you can impress with!

RecipeRedux Walnut Contest: a new dip you can impress with!

A nut a day! I am an avid believer that everyone should be eating at least a serving of nuts or seeds daily, so I was excited when California Walnuts sponsored a contest for RecipeRedux…there will be some amazing recipes in this roundup, I promise!  Walnuts...
Getting sauced for the weekend (+chipotle tahini schmear)

Getting sauced for the weekend (+chipotle tahini schmear)

Get saucy for summer A sauce can make or break your dish – where else can you pack so much flavor into so little volume?  Nutritionally, sauces can also add a lot (of calories!) or just the right balance of savory, sweet, and salty for the perfect smear....