April 2022 – Spring in the Orchard
Around the World with Ambrosia Apples – China
This month, we travelled to China, and got an idea of how to incorporate Ambrosia apples into a Chinese dessert: Chinese Toffee Apples.
In the Test Kitchen with the Instant Pressure Cooker
Pressure cooking has been around for centuries, but instant pressure cookers have made it easier – and safer – to create slow braised dishes in a fraction of the time. We checked this handy little gadget out this month in the test kitchen and made some delicious Braised Cabbage. CLICK HERE FOR RECIPE
Ramadan this year began on Saturday, April 2 and is over on Monday, May 2. Billions of muslims around the world observe this holy month with fasts and feasts. We dug into the archives about how Ambrosia apples are a fantastic way to break fast during Ramadan. And, again, Ramadan Mubarak (“Blessed Ramadan”) to all our Muslim friends!
Social Media Roundup
We monitor our social media channels constantly to find your posts about Ambrosia apples. Here are a few of our favourites:
Here are some of our favourite recent posts:
|@mypolarbakes made their own Apple Strudels and we think they turned out amazing!|
|@paintingsbyces shared an original Apple oil painting of an Ambrosia Apple! Beautiful!|
|@uplettcoaching was making her favourite comfort food – Ambrosia Apple pie!|
|@perri_very_perri shared a delicious and nutritious looking breakfast plate including Ambrosia apples!|
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