Orange Hazelnut Salad with Red Wine Vinaigrette

This is a tasty and easy salad to throw together for just about any meal.  The sweetness of the mandarin oranges blends perfectly with the bite of red wine vinegar in the dressing, while roughly chopped hazelnuts (filberts for those native to the PNW) add just a little crunch for texture. Gather Up (for the salad): … Continue reading Orange Hazelnut Salad with Red Wine Vinaigrette

Green Beans with Hazelnuts

Green beans have always been one of my favorite foods.  Fresh in the garden, or "steeped" in boiling water for just a few minutes - there is just something about the crunchiness and juiciness of green beans that has always reminded me of home.  Here, we've combined them with a northwest original - toasted hazelnuts … Continue reading Green Beans with Hazelnuts

Nut Cookies

Nut Cookies Recipe Type: Dessert Author: Purely Primal Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 13 mins Total time: 28 mins Serves: 24 Ingredients For the orange/nut cookie recipe you will need*: 5 or 6 dates pitted 1/2 cup macadamia nuts (unsalted) 1/2 cup cashews (roasted or raw) 1/4 cup of butter 3 eggs zest from … Continue reading Nut Cookies