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Shrimp and Pea Sprout Summer Rolls with Quick-Pickled Jicama

Shrimp and Pea Sprout Summer Rolls with Quick-Pickled Jicama

These Shrimp and Pea Sprout Summer Rolls with Quick-Pickled Jicama are full of crunchy spring and summer veggies, and are easy to make at home. Gỏi cuốn, sometimes called fresh spring rolls, are Vietnamese spring rolls, served cold and crunchy in rice paper wrappers.

Chocolate Almond Coconut Date Truffles

These Chocolate Almond Coconut Date Truffles are a sweet way to answer your sugar cravings – but with no refined sugar. They’re packed with all the flavors of that coconut-almond-chocolate candy bar you know, but are naturally sweet thanks to pitted dates.

Peppadew Sweet Pepper Relish

Peppadew Sweet Pepper Relish

The crisp, firm texture, bright sweetness and subtle heat of Peppadew Peppers makes them ideal for a spicy Peppadew relish. This Peppadew Relish is a condiment you’ll want to keep on hand for topping burgers, mixing with cream cheese to serve with fresh vegetables, or stuffing inside small tomatoes for an easy appetizer.

Carrot Apple Spice Smoothie

Carrot Apple Spice Smoothie

This smoothie reminds me of the thick, creamy consistency of a layered pumpkin dessert my mom used to make, without the pumpkin. I used apple pie spice because that’s what was handy, but you could substitute cinnamon, nutmeg, and just a hint of cloves if you have them. Pumpkin pie spice wouldn’t be bad, either.