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Picking the Sweetest Pears

Picking the Sweetest Pears

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014 in Articles, Fresh Fruit, Orchards | 0 comments

Brothers Harry and David studied agriculture at Cornell University. They believed that the European Comice pear that thrived in France would also do well here in Southern Oregon, and they were right. The fruit that grew was so exceptionally sweet and juicy, they knew they had something special. They gave these new Harry & David pears a name that...

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Peaches Castellano: An Appetizer Recipe of Grilled Peaches, Cheese and honey

Peaches Castellano: An Appetizer Recipe of Grilled Peaches, Cheese and honey

Posted by on Aug 4, 2014 in Appetizers, Entertaining, Fresh Fruit, Grilling, Recipes | 1 comment

If you have never had grilled peaches, this recipe is an easy, delicious way to start. The grilling process pulls the peaches’ sugars to the surface and then caramelizes them, producing an extra-sweet flavor that pairs perfectly with blue cheese. Add some honeyed pecans, and you have a simple but wonderful fruit and cheese appetizer that’s good enough...

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The Best Ice Cream in the World

The Best Ice Cream in the World

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014 in Articles, Chocolate, Desserts | 0 comments

Summer is here, making it the perfect time for an ice cream gift delivery. Hailed by Time magazine as creating “the best ice cream in the world,” McConnell’s® Fine Ice Creams has been family-owned since 1949. Creating artisanal ice cream from scratch in small batches, McConnell’s uses a hybrid French pot method that gives each pint an...

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Peachy Sunflower Salad Recipe

Peachy Sunflower Salad Recipe

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in Desserts, Entertaining, Fresh Fruit, Recipes | 0 comments

When the evenings are warm and you’re looking for something light to eat, a summer salad is an excellent choice. This Peachy Sunflower Salad is sweet enough to be dessert but light enough to beat the heat. It combines juicy Oregold® Peach slices and grapes with honey yogurt and crunchy sunflower seeds. It’s a great way to cool off after a hot day. ...

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Blueberry Mousse Cheesecake Topping Recipe

Blueberry Mousse Cheesecake Topping Recipe

Posted by on Jul 16, 2014 in Baking, Desserts | 2 comments

Shelly of  Cookie and Cups had a decadent Harry & David cheesecake delivered and whipped up a blueberry mousse to top it off. She shared the recipe with us just in time for National Cheesecake Day, July 30. I love cheesecake. It’s basically my favorite food group. There have been times that I have eaten cheesecake for breakfast, lunch and dinner...

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Sweet Cherry Jubilee Flambé Recipe

Sweet Cherry Jubilee Flambé Recipe

Posted by on Jul 15, 2014 in Desserts, Entertaining, Fresh Fruit, Party Food, Recipes | 0 comments

Plump and juicy cherries are now shipping, and if you’re looking for a reason to create an exceptional flaming dessert, this is it: Sweet Cherry Jubilee Flambé (Click to see the recipe). Use our expertly grown cherries in this flambé recipe and it’s sure to make a good impression with guests. Desserts for a crowd don’t often wow like this one does....

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