Crusted & Stuffed Jalapeños

Crusted & Stuffed Jalapeños

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Even though it's still about 90F here in Nashville we've got football, fall, & all those fun tailgating foods on the brain! Please welcome: Crusted Stuffed Jalapeños!! They're every bit delicious & satisfies both the savoury & sweetness palates. Bourbon Pecan Granola or Coconut Curry toppings, Chop Wood Carry Water Farm jalapeños, & just a bit of wildflower honey from Tennessee Artisan Honey Bar. Think (local) sweet heat & such a satisfying crunch!    Ingredients: 4 oz cream cheese, room temperature 1/2 cup grated sharp cheddar 6 jalapeños, halved & seeded Any flavor of Nola Granola; we used Bourbon Pecan, Coconut Curry,...

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Salted Caramel Blueberry Butter Ball

Salted Caramel Blueberry Butter Ball

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During one of our Farmer's Market event at Whole Foods in the Green Hills neighborhood, I overheard Wendy of Wise Butter talking about making Butter Balls. I'm immediately thought, YES!! Who doesn't love butter?! And I could make a killer butter ball with our granola as a new twist on the classic cheese ball hor d'oeurve. Brilliant right? Well apparently Wendy wasn't talking about Butter Balls... but she was on board with it! Here is her delicious, really delicious, Lemon Blueberry Butter packed with our Salted Caramel Granola. Oh yeah, this appetizer was gone the same night I put it...

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Salted Caramel Chocolate Bites

Salted Caramel Chocolate Bites

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These Salted Caramel Chocolate Energy Bites are the trifecta of snacks; easy, delicious & healthy!!  I made these on a Thursday, and they were all gone by Friday afternoon...   Ingredients 1/4 cup of Nola Snack Co's Salted Caramel Granola 1/2 cup peanut butter; used Skippy's 1/3 cup honey: used Queen Bee Pollinators of TN  1/4 cup dark cocoa powder: used Hershey's ¼ cup chia seeds      Using a small sauce pan with low heat, melt the peanut butter & honey, then stir in the dark cocoa powder.  Stir well until everything is combined, remove from heat. The mixture is going to look...

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Nola Granola Coconut Macaroons

Nola Granola Coconut Macaroons

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Celebrate National Macaroon Day with these beautiful Coconut Macaroons!  Recipe: 1 bag of shredded sweetened shredded coconut 4 cups of finely shredded coconut, if you're in Nashville: I went I to Turnip Truck & bought their bulk coconut. Bonus 10% off their bulk if you buy on Wednesdays! 1 can of condensed milk (14oz) Chocolate to be melted & used as a dipping; I used Nashville's Olive & Sinclair's Sea Salt Nola Granola to be crushed & used as a garnish on top or around the edges This was my third time trying to make these Coconut Macaroons as the majority of recipes...

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Triple Berry Salted Caramel Nola Granola Crumble

Triple Berry Salted Caramel Nola Granola Crumble

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Spring has finally come & been with us in Nashville!! Which means: fresh fruit, outdoor fests, Nola Granola on everything, fruit, The Peach Truck, drive-in movies, & fresh foods!! Recently when I had 3 little/less than half full containers of blueberries, raspberries & blackberries, I knew I had a crumble waiting to happen... Add Salted Caramel Granola to the mix & you've got a darn good treat!!   Crust and Crumble Topping: 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, melted;  Bakers choice, salted or unsalted. I only had salted butter in the house & it worked out wonderfully.  1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup...

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