Frog Eye Salad

Ingredients: 16 ounces acini di pepe pasta1 cup sugar3 eggs, beaten1/2 teaspoon salt12 ounces fat-free whipped topping, thawed2 (15 ounce) cans pineapple tidbits ( undrained)2 (11 ounce) cans mandarin oranges, drained1/2 cup maraschino cherries, chopped2 cups fresh blueberries ( or thawed if frozen)10 1/2 ounces mini marshmallows Directions: Cook pasta, according to directions on...

Pineapple-Orange-Banana Smoothie

Ingredients: 1/2 cup orange juice1/2 cup pineapple chunks, drained ( or use fresh cubed)1/2 medium bananashoney1/2 cup ice Directions: Place the juice, fruit and honey in a blender.Blend on high speed for 30 seconds.Add the ice and blend until smooth. Servings: 1 Time preparation: 5 min. Time total: 5 min. Favorite...

Macadamia Chicken With Orange Frangelico Sauce

Ingredients: 4 boneless skinless chicken breast halves2/3 cup macadamia nuts, finely chopped1/2 cup panko1/3 cup all-purpose flour1 eggs, lightly beaten1 tablespoon oil1 tablespoon butter1/2 cup chicken broth1/2 cup orange juice1/4 cup Frangelico or 1/4 cup hazelnut syrup1 (11 ounce) cans mandarin oranges, drained and reserve juice2 tablespoons butter Directions: Combine nuts and panko bread...

Orange Cordial

Ingredients: 3 oranges, juice and zest of ( approx 200mL juice needed)500 g sugar600 ml water15 g citric acid Directions: Remove the peel from the oranges. Peel thin enough that you don’t get any of the white pith.Place in a large saucepan together with the sugar and water. Heat until boiling. Reduce heat to...

Cherry and Tangerine Oatmeal

Ingredients: 1 cup steel cut oats ( Irish oatmeal)1/2 cup dried tart cherries2 teaspoons tangerine peel, finely shredded ( or orange peel)1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon1/8 teaspoon salt1 dash ground nutmeg2 cups milk2 tablespoons butterwarmed milkturbinado sugar or other favorite sugar1/4 cup toasted hazelnuts or 1/4 cup pecans or 1/4 cup almonds Directions: In a...

Flourless Orange and Almond Cake

Ingredients: 2 oranges, washed well to remove any sprays and waxes1 1/2 cups ground almonds1 cup superfine sugar or 1 cup caster sugar1 teaspoon baking powder1 teaspoon vanilla extract1 teaspoon Cointreau liqueur6 eggs, lightly beatenconfectioners’ sugar, to dust ( gluten-free if needed) Directions: Place the whole oranges in a large saucepan. Add enough water...

Lemon, Fennel, and Rocket (Arugula) Salad

Ingredients: 2 lemons, peeled, all pith removed2 oranges, peeled, all pith removed1 large fennel bulbs or 2 small baby fennel6 1/2 ounces rocket ( arugula)3 1/2 ounces pecans, chopped1/2 cup stuffed green olives, halved lengthwise1 tablespoon sesame oil1 tablespoon sesame seeds1/4 cup olive oil2 tablespoons white wine vinegar1 teaspoon French mustardsalt, to tastefresh ground...

Lemon Mint Tea

Ingredients: 1 cup boiling water7 lemon-flavored tea bags2 1/2 tablespoons mint leaves ( fresh crushed)1 (6 ounce) cans frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed1 cup orange juice7 1/2 cups cold water Directions: Combine boiling water, tea bags, and mint in a large container.Cover and steep 7 minutes.Remove and discard tea bags.Stir in lemonade, orange juice, and...

Hot Darn!

Ingredients: 2 ounces rum2 ounces vodka1 ounce whiskey4 ounces orange juice Directions: Shake with ice.Pour into shot glasses. Servings: 6 Time preparation: 3 min. Time total: 3 min. Favorite...