Canary Cake

“This is the perfect spring time cake! It’s light, fluffy, and fruity goodness!” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions Cake: 1 box yellow cake mix1 8oz mandarin oranges (with juice)3/4 cup vegetable oil4 eggs Icing: 16oz Cool Whip1 cup Southwestern Produce Pecans finely chopped1 cup Southwestern Produce Pineapple chunks (finely chopped with juice)1 cup finely shredded coconut1 … Read More

Corn Chowder

“This is a simple, hearty chowder to warm you up on a cold winter’s day.” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions 5-6 potatoes1 12oz can evaporated milk (Pet brand)1 lb sausage2 cups Southwestern Produce whole kernel corn2 cups Southwestern Produce cream corn1/2 stick butterSalt & pepper 1. Dice and boil potatoes until fork tender. Drain and set … Read More

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

RECIPE LIGHTLY ADAPTED FROM THE BAREFOOT CONTESSA “Keep that New Year’s resolution going with this healthy roasted veggie.” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions 1 1/2 pounds thawed Southwestern Produce Brussels sprouts3 tablespoons good olive oil3/4 teaspoon kosher salt1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepperBalsamic vinegar 1. Preheat the oven to 400°F 2. Cut off the ends of … Read More

Strawberry Cake

“The strawberry cream cheese frosting on this beauty is amazing! Your family might just fight over who gets to lick the bowl!” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions Cake:1 box white cake mix1 box strawberry Jell-O3/4 cup milk1/2 cup Southwestern Produce strawberries, thawed & pureed1/2 cup chopped pecans1 cup coconut3/4 cup oil4 eggs Frosting:1 stick butter (room … Read More

Blueberry Pie

“Nobody in my house liked blueberry pie before I tried this recipe. Now I find myself wanting to bake one all the time!” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions 6 cups thawed Southwestern Produce Blueberries3/4 cup sugarPinch of nutmeg1/3 teaspoon salt2 teaspoons freshly squeezed lemon juice2 teaspoons lemon zest1 tablespoon orange zest1/3 cup flour2 tablespoons quick-cooking tapioca1 … Read More

Blackeye Peas

“A new year is coming! Be sure to ring it in with a helping of traditional Blackeye Peas” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions Southwestern Produce Blackeye Peas (desired amount)1/2 tablespoon salt for every pound of peasAdd some meat for flavor (bacon, ham, leftover turkey leg) 1. Cook peas in pot of water adding salt and meat. … Read More

Raspberry Baked French Toast

RECIPE LIGHTLY ADAPTED FROM INA GARTEN “This is the perfect French Toast for Christmas morning! With a slight scent of citrus the house will smell delightful. And the best part is you can prep it the night before.” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions 1 tablespoon unsalted butter, at room temperature10 extra-large eggs2 3/4 cups half-and-half1/3 cup … Read More

Cauliflower Gratin

RECIPE LIGHTLY ADAPTED FROM THE BAREFOOT CONTESSA “A crispy, cheesy topping and warm hint of nutmeg make this dish a sure winner!” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions 2 1/2 – 3 lbs Southwestern Produce CauliflowerKosher salt4 tablespoons (1/2 stick) unsalted butter, divided3 tablespoons all-purpose flour2 cups hot milk1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper1/4 teaspoon grated nutmeg1 … Read More

Dipped Pecan Bars

RECIPE LIGHTLY ADAPTED FROM INA GARTEN “These are big, these are beautiful, and are sure to be a big hit at a family holiday get-together.” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions Crust:1 1/4 pounds unsalted butter, room temperature3/4 cup granulated sugar3 extra-large eggs3/4 teaspoon pure vanilla extract4 1/2 cups all-purpose flour1/2 teaspoon baking powder1/4 teaspoon salt Topping:1 … Read More

Vegetable Soup

RECIPE FROM JOANNA VARNUM “Perfect for a cold night with grilled cheese!” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions 1 lb ground beef1/2 onion diced4 cups of Southwestern Produce mixed vegetables2 10 oz cans of Campbell’s tomato soupLawry’s garlic saltSalt & Pepper 1. Cook diced onion in a medium skillet over low heat until translucent. 2. Add ground … Read More

Sweet Potato Casserole

“Sweet potatoes the way Mama used to make them! No holiday dinner is complete without this casserole.” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions Sweet Potato Mixture:3 heaping cups of Southwestern Produce sweet potato chunks1/3 cup milk3/4 cup sugar1 stick butter (melted)2 eggs1 tsp. vanilla Topping:1 stick butter (melted)1 cup brown sugar1/4 cup flour1 cup Southwestern Produce pecan … Read More

Cherry Pie

“A fresh cherry pie without all the fuss. SWP cherries makes this classic super easy… and super tasty!” – Bobbie Jo Ingredients Directions Double pie crust pastry, unbaked (homemade or store bought)1 cup granulated sugar1/4 teaspoon almond extractpinch of salt3 tablespoons quick-cooking tapioca, or up to 4 tablespoons for thicker filling (use all purpose flour if … Read More