Category: Drinks/Smoothies

Carrot, Orange, and Apple Juice

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Ingredients: ½ c cold water 1 orange, peeled and quartered ½ apple, seeded, halved 1 medium carrot, halved and chopped 1 c ice cubes Instructions: Place all ingredients into a blender and secure the lid. Turn machine on and slowly increase the speed from low Continue Reading

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Kitchen Basics : Refreshing Watermelon Eats and Drinks!

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If summer had a fruit mascot it would surely be the watermelon – from seed spitting contests to the perfect poolside snack – the rosy melon by name alone conjures up the feeling of fun and refreshment! Aside from being THE melon for simple, savory and Continue Reading

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Kitchen Basics: Fresh Juices to Put a Spring in Your Step

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The first question you probably ask yourself when you get home with your abundance of AHO produce is…now what am I going to do with all of this? Well, eating your produce fresh out of your AHO bag, or cooking up a nice meal, is Continue Reading

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Fresh and Simple Juice

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Ingredients: 2 Red Apples 5 large Carrots 2 Navel Oranges (peels removed) 3/4″ piece of ginger (a great natural headache remedy!) *recipe makes approx 20-24 oz of juice. Print Fresh and Simple Juice Author: AHO Kitchen Team Recipe type: Juice Serves: 20-24 oz   Ingredients 2 Red Apples 5 large Continue Reading

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Morning Pick Me Up – Juice

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Ingredients: 1 Red Apple 1 lb Strawberries (stems removed) 2 Navel Oranges (peels removed) 1 Golden Beet 3/4″ piece of Turmeric (a great natural anti-inflammatory!) *recipe makes approx 20-24 oz of juice.

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Going Green Juice

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Ingredients: 3 Green Apples 1 bunch of Kale 2 Kiwis (peeled) 1/4 Cucumber Instructions: Process all ingredients through juicer. Enjoy cold, and keep refrigerated. Use within 1-2 days. *recipe makes approx 20-24 oz of juice. Print Going Green Juice Author: AHO Kitchen Team Serves: 20-24 oz   Ingredients 3 Apples Continue Reading

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Orange You Glad it’s Green Smoothie

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When I need a quick meal, smoothies are a great option. Sometimes I make them with peanut butter, chocolate chips, and banana. That’s one of my favorites. But, I also really love a good fruit and veggie smoothie. Sweet, but not too, and packed with Continue Reading

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Pumpkin Pie Latté

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At this time of year my social media feeds become saturated with yummy fall drinks, drunk by people wearing cozy fall sweaters and scarves. While my attire still consists of shorts, tank tops, and flip flops, I’m all in for fall flavors (and so ready to pull Continue Reading

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Pomegranate and Purple Basil Iced Tea

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When I think of basil, I think of things like pesto, soup, risotto… even french toast. I love basil so much that I grow it in my garden – I can never seem to get enough. It’s one of the best things about summer (and fall, Continue Reading

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Cantaloupe Smoothie

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There’s nothing like a chilled melon on a hot summer day. Seriously. Nothing. Give me all of the watermelons, honeydews, and cantaloupes and I’m a happy gal. I can’t grow them for anything, so thankfully they know what they’re doing at JND Farms. I’ve mentioned Continue Reading

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Watermelon and Mint Gazpacho

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When I get a watermelon that’s as perfectly ripe and sweet as the one that came in our Abundant Harvest Organics box today, I have a really hard time not eating the entire thing in one sitting. I like to slice the melon in half Continue Reading

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Kale, Apple & Avocado
Simple Super Green Smoothie

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Recipe and Photos Courtesy of From His Kitchen to Her Plate See the original recipe here Ingredients: Approx 1 Cup of Kale, chopped 1/2 a Ripe Avocado, sliced into chunks 1/2 a Granny Smith Apple 3/4 Cup of Vanilla Almond Milk 2 Tbsp of Raw Honey Continue Reading

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Chocolate Fig Smoothie

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Ingredients: 1 Cup of Milk  1 Cup Ice 1 tsp Unsweetened Cocoa Powder 1 tsp Honey 3-4 sliced fresh Mission Figs Directions:  Combine ingredients and blend till smooth. Makes 1 8oz serving.

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Peach Granita

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  Recipe and Photo Courtesy of FromHisKitchentoHerPlate.com See the original recipe here Ingredients: 3 Cups of Peaches, chopped and skins removed 2.25 Cups of Water 1 tsp of Lemon Juice 3 Tbsp of Honey 1 tsp of Vanilla Directions: Blend all ingredients and then strain out pulp Continue Reading

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Summer Smoothie

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We have all these amazing goodies to eat right now. Their flavors are fresh, cheerful, and fun.  It’s the season for light and bright (not to be confused with the child’s toy Lite Brite). For berries, peaches, and fresh basil. A smoothie seems like the Continue Reading

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End of Spring Smoothie

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  Recipe and photo courtesy of Health Coach and Subscriber Cameron Barrios. Cameron tell us about her recipe : “Before being a member of AHO, I was not aware of the gradual change in seasons. I thought there was “Fall produce, Winter produce, Spring produce, and Summer produce.” After being a Continue Reading

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Easy Orange Cream Slush

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Ingredients: ½ cup fresh squeezed orange juice (use your oranges from the Abundant Harvest Organics box) ¼ cup milk of choice (use almond, coconut, hemp or rice milk for a vegan version) 2 tbsp honey 8 ice cubes Instructions: Combine the orange juice, milk, honey and ice Continue Reading

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Citrus Smoothie

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Ingredients: 1 cup plain yogurt ½ cup ice 1 peeled Valencia orange ½ banana (optional) 2 tbsp oats 2 tbsp honey 1 tsp grated orange zest ½ cup milk 2 strawberries Instructions: Blend all together and enjoy the morning. Abundant Harvest Organics products found in this recipe: oranges, honey, oats, milk, strawberries

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Peach and Blueberry Smoothie

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Photo by J. Lessard Ingredients: 3 ripe peaches or nectarines, pitted & chopped 1 cup blueberries 1 banana, preferably frozen 1 cup low fat vanilla yogurt* Instructions: Place ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth. Thin with some calcium-fortified orange juice if desired.  *May substitute non-fat Continue Reading

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Chamomile Tea

Ingredients: Dried Chamomile flowers and leaves Honey Lemon or lime Instructions: Using the dried flowers and leaves, the basic recipe for chamomile tea is 1 rounded teaspoon of dried flowers boiled in water and strained for each cup of tea. Honey is a favorite sweetener, and it Continue Reading

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