Tag: blackberries

Minty Blackberry Mojito

Minty Blackberry Mojito

The pot of fresh mint nestled in the landscaping by my front door is inspiring recipes as I walk by: mojitos, minty ice tea or lemonade, yogurt tzatziki, salsas, and a few more mojitos!

Skewered Sesame Ginger Shrimp and Blackberries

Skewered Sesame Ginger Shrimp and Blackberries

Skewered Sesame Ginger Shrimp and Blackberries Prep time: 15 minutes   Cook time: 5 minutes Makes 4 servings (about 16 skewers) 1          package (6 ounces) blackberries 1          fresh mango, peeled, cut in 1/2-inch thick wedges or chunks 12        ounces raw shrimp, peeled and deveined (about 26 count […]

Red White and Blue – Berries & Cream Shortcakes

Red White and Blue – Berries & Cream Shortcakes

Homemade shortcakes are the icing-on-the-cake for fresh berries. Making shortcakes is similar to biscuits or scones. It’s just a quick-stirred dough that’s scooped, or patted into a round and cut into wedges, or cut with cookie cutters of your choice.  This shortcake is lightly scented with […]