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Prickly Pear Lemonade

This refreshing twist on lemonade, from Carolyn Niethammer’s Prickly Pear Cookbook, will help you get through the last blast of summer heat. Steeping the lemons rather than squeezing them is not only easier, it produces a more complex flavor as … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week: Pomegranate Sour Margarita

This cocktail, dreamed up by Chef Ryan Clark, was named the World’s Greatest Margarita 2012 at the Seventh Annual World Margarita Championship in Tucson, Arizona. This version mixes in some pomegranate juice and a little white balsamic vinegar to tie … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week: Kumquat Ginger Infused Water

For those of us in the desert Southwest, the heat is coming. Here is a wonderfully refreshing drink to help cope with 90+ degree weather, from The Green Southwest Cookbook, by Janet Taylor. Infused waters with a hint of fresh … Continue reading

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Recipe of the Week: Prickly Pear Grapefruit Mimosa

Sunday brunch will be a little more interesting when you mix up this simple but unique beverage! This one is from The Prickly Pear Cookbook, by Carolyn Niethammer. Chris Pedersen, executive sous chef at Westward Look Resort in Tucson, Arizona, … Continue reading

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