Soy nuts and sunflower seeds are ground together to make this peanut-free butter which is sweetened with cranberries for a great spread on cut celery, whole grain breads, and fruit. It also pairs well with soft cheese (don’t add more salt though). Feel free to try other dried fruits as well, such as blueberries, cherries, or apples.

Soy nuts and sunflower seeds are ground together to make this peanut-free butter which is sweetened with cranberries for a great spread on cut celery, whole grain breads, and fruit. It also pairs well with soft cheese (don’t add more salt though). Feel free to try other dried fruits as well, such as blueberries, cherries, or apples.

Soy nuts and sunflower seeds are ground together to make this peanut-free butter which is sweetened with cranberries for a great spread on cut celery, whole grain breads, and fruit. It also pairs well with soft cheese (don’t add more salt though). Feel free to try other dried fruits as well, such as blueberries, cherries, or apples.

Finely chopped Serrano chilies make this salsa nippy and nice. Combine with tomatoes, onions, cilantro and lime juice, and this salsa is ready for dipping.

Finely chopped Serrano chilies make this salsa nippy and nice. Combine with tomatoes, onions, cilantro and lime juice, and this salsa is ready for dipping.

Finely chopped Serrano chilies make this salsa nippy and nice. Combine with tomatoes, onions, cilantro and lime juice, and this salsa is ready for dipping.

Shredded green plantains are shaped into patties, then fried until crisp. Serve these "little spiders" as a snack or side dish.

Shredded green plantains are shaped into patties, then fried until crisp. Serve these "little spiders" as a snack or side dish.

Shredded green plantains are shaped into patties, then fried until crisp. Serve these “little spiders” as a snack or side dish.

All the flavor of lasagna stuffed into a pasta shell! These beef and cheese filled shells are much quicker to make than a traditional lasagna.

All the flavor of lasagna stuffed into a pasta shell! These beef and cheese filled shells are much quicker to make than a traditional lasagna.

All the flavor of lasagna stuffed into a pasta shell! These beef and cheese filled shells are much quicker to make than a traditional lasagna.

Traditional pesto gets more colorful with the addition of sun-dried tomatoes. Pour this red pesto over your favorite pasta for a quick weeknight meal.

Traditional pesto gets more colorful with the addition of sun-dried tomatoes. Pour this red pesto over your favorite pasta for a quick weeknight meal.

Traditional pesto gets more colorful with the addition of sun-dried tomatoes. Pour this red pesto over your favorite pasta for a quick weeknight meal.