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The Best Grape Recipes To Try Now!
The Best Grape Recipes To Try Now!
Have an excess of grapes in the crisper drawer? Try this Sweet & Savory Grape Salad! When grapes are tossed with tender herbs, green onions, and lime zest then mixed with a vibrant honey lime dressing and Cotija cheese it’s pure bliss for your taste buds. Plus, we have linked over 20 more grape recipes that will have you including your favorite afternoon fruit snack at the dinner table on the regular.
This Sweet & Savory Grape Salad is so easy to make you will wonder why you haven’t been giving grapes the side dish treatment until now?
‘Tis the season of feasting alfresco on fruit platters by the pool! Stone fruit, melon, and berries abound during the summer months, but you know there is one fruit that is in season that you may be overlooking, grapes!!!
Californians have been cultivating grapes for more than two centuries!
Today, 99% of U.S. table grapes are produced in California’s warm, dry climate that is ideal for grape growing. With 81 grape varieties grown, California grapes come in three colors—green, red, and black—and are in season from May through January.
Here are more of our favorite grape recipes you should try next!
So, what are you waiting for? Let’s make this the summer of grapes!!! From grape salads to desserts made with grapes, and everything in between. You really can’t go wrong with recipes made with California grapes!
Wine cocktails are a new trend in the alcoholic beverage market and we are here for it!
In our latest wine cocktail creation, we paired the flavors of jammy roasted red grapes, woodsy rosemary, and bright fresh lemon with the effervescent bubbles of sparkling wine. It’s quite honestly pure magic for the tastebuds.
This grape salad recipe from This Mess is Ours is savory, it’s sweet, it has a jammy component that we can’t get enough of, and it all comes together in about 15 minutes!
It’s a total summer salad showstopper that you should totally try for yourself!
Who’s grilling this weekend? We are…and, we are grilling up this recipe from Grapes from California!
California grapes’ flavors and textures balance the richness of cheese in a single bite. Fresh grapes also work as a perfect palate cleanser between bites.
When grapes are roasted in the oven, they become ridiculously jammy and intensely sweet. This easy-to-make olive oil cake from This Mess is Ours is moist and very tender, subtly sweet, with a pronounced olive oil flavor and the perfect hint of lemon and toasted almond!
Brace yourself for the creamiest, most flavorful broccoli salad recipe on the internet! Our broccoli salad base recipe is a hearty one-bowl salad situation that is best suited as a side dish, but when you add shredded chicken and chopped bacon to the mix this side salad takes center stage as the easiest supper sized salad on the planet.
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Sweet & Savory Grape Salad
- 1½ tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
- zest of 1 lime
- 1½ tablespoons fresh lime juice
- 2 teaspoons honey use agave syrup if vegan
- ¼ teaspoon sea salt
- 4 cups red seedless California grapes halved
- 2 tablespoons snipped fresh cilantro
- 1 tablespoon minced jalapeño pepper
- 2 green onions sliced thin
- ¼ cup crumbled Cotija cheese omit if vegan
To make the dressing:
- Whisk together the oil, lime juice, honey or agave, and salt in a large bowl.
To make the salad:
- Stir the grapes, cilantro, jalapeño, lime zest, and green onions into the bowl with the dressing.
- Sprinkle the top with the Cotija cheese and serve.
Frequently asked questions about cooking with grapes.
Yes! Grapes are delicious cooked in all sorts of ways from roasted to grilled!