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Vegan Breakfast Recipe With Fresh Tomatoes

In summer, your garden-fresh, ripe tomatoes should be a part of every meal – and that includes breakfast. We’ve got a super-fast, super-easy, and super-satisfying vegan breakfast that will ensure that your tomatoes get a starring role. First, let’s observe the simple, beautiful tomato. Supermarket winter tomatoes are mealy and runny. Garden-fresh summer tomatoes are […]

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When School Lunch is Nutritious, Colorful, and Delicious

Imagine a world where kids head to lunch at their school cafeteria and eat a full range of produce from arugula to zucchini. A school lunch fantasy land? Not in the world of School Nutrition Plus, one of the country’s most cutting-edge school food companies, where an array of colorful fruits and vegetables have the […]

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rhubarb cake

Rhubarb Cake, Three Ways

  Now that we’ve had a chance to talk about rhubarb, let’s look at one of the most delicious things you can do with it: Make a rhubarb cake. One of our favorite cakes ever, of course, is Mom’s rhubarb küchen, which is a German fruit cake. Basically, you make a crust, top it with […]

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Rhubarb 101 and Basic Rhubarb Sauce

What the heck is rhubarb? And how/why/with what does one eat it? You’ve got questions, and we’ve got answers, after having spent a childhood practically immersed in rhubarb (OK, not literally). We also just received a beautiful gift of rhubarb from our friends at Melissa’s Produce, so we can’t wait to talk about rhubarb and […]

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Olive Harvest at Highland Springs

If it’s fall in California, it’s time for the olive harvest… and if you’ve got 750 olive trees, you’re going to need some helping hands. That’s what’s going on this month at Highland Springs Ranch, a historic California ranch and inn with olive trees that date back as far as 1854. Why the big push […]

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Pumpkin-sweet potato soup

Super-Easy Pumpkin Sweet Potato Soup

This pumpkin sweet potato soup appeared on Jolly Tomato’s Instagram a few days ago, and we’ve been getting lots of comments and questions about how to make it. Truth is, it’s so easy, we weren’t sure if it was worth a post. But then again, isn’t easy…good? Print Super-Easy Pumpkin Sweet Potato Soup Author: Jeanne Fratello […]

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