Tag: summer desserts

Dessert of the Month: Coconut-Cherry-Vanilla Ice Pops

by in Amy's Whole Food Cooking, July 15, 2014

Juicy cherries, creamy coconut milk and a generous amount of vanilla come together to create a delicious frozen dessert that’s ideal for scorching days. These are not your regular pops loaded with refined sugar. Small amounts of honey and maple syrup give just the right amount of sweetness and pair well with both the fruitRead more

Three Cheers For the Healthiest Berry Desserts

by in In Season, July 5, 2014

Independence Day may be over, but the summer berry season is just hitting its stride. If your kitchen is bursting with all kinds of juicy gems, here’s a collection of red and blue berry desserts fit for any summer celebration. Raspberries Super-high in fiber (one cup provides more than 30 percent of the daily recommendedRead more

5 Ways to Fire Up Fruit This Summer

by in Healthy Recipes, June 15, 2014

Feasting on fresh fruit is always a summertime ritual, but try roasting some of that just-plucked bounty or throwing it onto the grill until it’s nice and charred. Intense heat adds rich new layers of flavor, deepening and caramelizing sugars. With these vibrant recipes, there’s more incentive to keep the grill’s flames going, long afterRead more