MAMBO SHRIMP FRIED RICE   1/3 cup Capital City Mambo Sauce, plus garnish 1 pound medium shrimp, peeled and deveined Salt and pepper to taste 1 tablespoon canola oil 1 tablespoon soy sauce 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, diced 2 cups frozen peas & carrots 3 large eggs, lightly beaten 3 cups cooked rice 2 green onions, sliced (plus garnish)   INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Heat a large skillet over medium heat, add mambo sauce educe and thicken for 3-5 minutes, stirring occasionally. In a bowl season shrimp with salt and    pepper then add to the skillet to cook for 1 minute each side. Remove shrimp, place on a plate and set aside.
  2. Heat a 12-inch skillet over medium heat, add the oil to the pan along with the onion. Sauté, stirring frequently, about 3-4 minutes. Add peas, carrots and garlic and sauté for another 3-4 minutes.
  3. Push vegetables to one side of the skillet, add eggs to the other side and scramble for 1 minute.
  4. Increase heat to high and add in soy sauce, rice, green onions and stir to combine. Stir constantly for 2 minutes. Add salt and pepper to taste.
  5. Stir in shrimp garnish with green onion, drizzle extra mambo sauce and serve immediately.
Note: The best fried rice is made with day-old rice because it’s drier and not so sticky.  


Herb Pesto:

  • 1 cup torn fresh basil leaves
  • 1 cup torn mixed fresh herbs
  • ¼ cup slivered almonds
  • ¼ cup Parmesan cheese
  • 3 to 4 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic, peeled, cut in half


  • 2 10-ounce packages Boboli type pizza crust
  • ½ cup prepared herb pesto
  • 8 slices bacon, cooked
  • 1 ½ cups shredded Colby Jack cheese
  • 2 Backyard Farms Beefsteak Tomatoes, cut into 12 slices
  • 4 eggs


  1. Heat oven to 450° F.
  2. In food processor, place all pesto ingredients. Cover and process until desired consistency; set aside.
  3. Place 2 pizza crusts on each cookie sheet.  Layer the following on each of the 4 pizza crusts: 2 tablespoons herb pesto, 2 slices bacon, crumbled, about 1/3 cup shredded cheese, 3 slices beefsteak tomatoes.
  4. Carefully crack an egg in center of each pizza, between the




4 oz Little Leaf Farms Baby Crispy Green Leaf Lettuce

1 small green pear, cut into matchsticks

4 oz fresh blackberries

½ small red onion, halved and sliced thin

½ cup cooked beets, diced

¼ cup walnuts, chopped and toasted

2 oz goat cheese, crumbled


Juice of 1 lemon

Juice of 1 lime

½ cup olive oil

¼ cup white balsamic vinegar

1 tbsp honey



1. In a bowl, whisk the ingredients together until smooth and silky. Season well with salt and pepper! Any leftover vinaigrette can be stored in the fridge for up to two weeks.

2. On the stove top, heat a large frying pan over medium-high heat.

3. Once hot, add the walnuts. Toast for about 5 minutes, shaking the pan frequently to get an even toast. Be careful not to burn them, this process happens quickly!

4. Slide the toasted walnuts onto a plate to cool while you whip up the rest of the salad ingredients.

5. Divide the greens onto two plates. Top with pear, blackberries, red onion, beets and goat cheese. Sprinkle the toasted walnuts on top, and serve with Vinaigrette.



With or without sausages, this is a deliciously hearty, spicy breakfast or brunch treat perfect for the outdoors!


12 large eggs

15 cherry tomatoes, sliced in half

1/2 cup cheddar cheese

chopped cilantro (optional)

3 TBSP unsalted butter

6 Italian sausages (optional)

Blake Hill’s Jalapeno & Lime Spicy Chili Jam



  1. Prepare the grill so you have a high heat section and an indirect medium heat section.
  2. Oil grill and cook sausages over indirect medium heat until they are cooked thoroughly, then brown their exterior over high heat. Remove from heat, slice and reserve.
  3. Crack eggs into a bowl and whisk with cherry tomatoes, cilantro and 1 Tbsp. Blake Hill’s Jalapeno & Lime Chili Jam.
  4. Melt butter in a skillet over medium heat and add sliced sausages, scrambled eggs mixture, season with salt and black pepper, and stir occasionally.
  5. When eggs are close to being fully cooked, add cheese and extra 1 Tbsp. Jalapeño & Lime Chili Jam, and stir vigorously.
  6. Remove from heat, serve and Enjoy!
  7. Tip: For extra heat, add an additional Tbsp. of Jalapeño & Lime Chili Jam over eggs!


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Rice pudding is a very traditional dessert around the world, in many different forms. We love having a new way to enjoy this classic dish – no added sugar, yet still completely delicious.


2 1/2 cups whole milk

1 1/2 cups cooked brown or white rice

1/3 cup maple syrup

1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Blake Hill’s Naked Peach Jam



  1. Pour milk and cooked rice into saucepan, bring to boil and simmer on medium-low heat.
  2. Stir in maple syrup, 1 Tbsp. Blake Hill’s Naked Peach Jam, and slowly sprinkle cinnamon (continuously stirring to evenly disperse)
  3. Simmer for approximately 10 minutes, uncovered, until pudding reduces by half. Taste to see if more jam, maple syrup or cinnamon is needed, adjust and cook more as necessary to ensure it holds the thick consistency
  4. Serve rice pudding in a bowl, add 1-2 Tbsp. of Naked Peach Jam, swirl around and Enjoy!