There are some amazing winter fruits that can be enjoyed in the colder months: cranberries, oranges, pears and pomegranates!
Enjoy the health benefits of cranberries with this superb recipe for Cranberry Avocado Salsa!
Cranberries are known for fighting urinary tract infections, cranberries are abundant in the winter and a great source of vitamins.
Try juicing cranberries and apples together for a super drink that can’t be compared to store-bought, sugar-laden cran-apple juice!
Better yet, try this Cranberry Avocado salsa recipe.
Adapted from a Martha Stewart recipeIngredients
1 tablespoon fresh lime or lemon juice
2 tablespoons honey
1 minced jalapeño (optional)
1/4 cup red onion, chopped
2 ripe avocados, cut into 1/4-inch pieces
3/4 cup halved cranberries
2 tablespoons fresh cilantro (coriander), chopped
Coarse salt and ground pepper
1-2 T Hemp seeds
In a large bowl, whisk together 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice, 2 tablespoons honey, 1 minced jalapeño (seeds removed for less heat, if desired), and 1/4 cup chopped red onion.
Add 2 ripe avocados, cut into 1/4-inch pieces, 3/4 cup halved cranberries, drained well on paper towels, and 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro. Season with coarse salt and ground pepper; toss gently to combine.
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Is there anything better than a fresh glass of orange juice in the morning? Stock up on oranges and juice a couple every day. It only takes a few minutes, and the sweet beverage will delight your taste buds.
Cut up a pear and dip the slices in low temperature melted raw chocolate. Enough said
Sprinkle your salads with these crimson jewels, add them to your raw cheesecakes, throw them in the blender alongside other fruits for a tasty smoothie, or eat the seeds by themselves instead of popcorn while you watch a movie all bundled up in your warm home.
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