Recipes courtesy Nancy Wilson Ingredients: 2 cups watermelon, cubed 1 cup strawberries, quartered 1 cup tomatoes, cubed ¼ cup Feta cheese 4 cups baby spinach or spring mix ¼ cup olive oil ½ cup rice […]
Watermelon is plentiful and an especially sweet treat this year, making it one of the main features on the table for summer. “I’ve had some really good watermelons this season … just amazingly good,” said […]
Recipe courtesy Nancy Wilson Ingredients: 4 cups watermelon puree ½ teaspoon orange blossom water ¼ cup honey 2 cups ice cubes Fresh mint leaves for garnish Directions: Place all ingredients except mint leaves into a […]
Recipes courtesy Nancy Wilson Ingredients: 3 cups watermelon cubes, pureed 1 ripe banana, mashed or pureed ½ cup crushed pineapple Directions: Mix prepared fruit together. Pour into popsicle molds. Freeze, remove from molds. Serve.
Thanks to this year’s cooler and dryer weather, local vegetables are tastier and showing up on shelves in robust, beautiful colors ready for some of our classic recipes. “It’s been a good production year for […]
Summer is a time to take advantage of this season’s fresh vegetables and seafood and especially in Louisiana’s sizzling heat. The big thing is to incorporate all those summer vegetables into a rice base or […]
Peyton Sailor displays her catch, a catfish at Lake Cataouatche caught on watermelon/red flukes. Sailor is a second grader at Mimosa Elementary.