Just in time for the holidays!

At Davis Lewis Orchards, we love the holiday season and we love using our products to make yummy treats for the whole family to enjoy which is why when we say these Cranberry-Nut Chocolate Chip Cookies from Health.com, we jumped on them. They are delicious and good for you,..each cookie is just 75 calories!

 

Cranberry-Nut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients:

3/4 cup all-purpose flour 

3/4 cup whole wheat flour

3/4 cup regular oats

1/2 teaspoon baking powder

1/4 teaspoon baking soda

1/4 teaspoon salt

1/4 cup dried cranberries

2 1/2 tablespoons finely chopped walnuts

2 1/2 tablespoons semisweet chocolate minichips

3/4 cup packed brown sugar

5 tablespoons butter, softened

2 tablespoons honey

3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 large egg

1 egg white

Cooking Spray

Preparation:

Lightly spoon flours into dry measuring cups; level with a knife. Combine flours, oats, baking powder, and the next 5 ingredients (through chips) in a large bowl.

Combine sugar and butter in a large bowl; beat with a mixer at medium speed until light and fluffy. Add honey, vanilla, egg and egg white; beat well. Add flour mixture to sugar mixture; beat at low speed until well blended. Cover and refrigerate 8 hours or overnight.

Preheat oven to 350*

Drop batter by tablespoonfuls onto a  baking sheet coated with cooking spray. Bake at 350* for 10 minutes. Cool 2 minutes on pans. Remove from pans, and cool completely on wire racks.

 

Nutritional Information:

Calories per serving: 75

Calories from fat: 31%

Fat per serving: 2.6g

Saturated fat per serving: 1.3g

Mononsaturated fat per serving: 0.7g

Polyunsaturated fat per serving: 0.4g

Protein per serving: 1.4g

Carbohydrates per serving: 12.1g

Fiber per serving: 10mg

Cholesterol per serving: 10mg

Iron per serving: 0.5mg

Sodium per serving: 49mg

Calcium per serving: 12mg

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Want to reduce toxins in your diet?

At Davis Lewis Orchards, we believe in living balanced, clean life especially when it comes to the food we eat!

Kellee Katagi from Deliciousliving.com wrote an informative article on 5 ways to reduce toxins from your diet. Even if you find trying to stick to all ten overwhelming just choose one! Your body will thank you for it.

Check out the full article a deliciousliving.

 

Cherry Trail Mix

From Nuts.com/recipes/cherry-trail-mix.html

2 cups Pepitas

1 cup Almonds

3/4 Cup Raw Sunflower Seeds

6 tbsp Maple Syrup

1 cup Dried Cherries

salt to taste

 

1. Preheat oven to 300 degrees

2. Line two baking sheets with parchment paper, silicone baking mats or a TFX non stick kitchen sheet.

3. In a large bowl, toss the pepitas, almonds, and sunflower seeds with the syrup until evenly coated. Spread the nuts and seeds out in an even, single layer on the lined baking sheets and season with salt.

4. Bake, stirring several times with a spatula until just golden -about 20 minutes.

5. Remove from the oven. Cool the nuts and seeds completely on the baking sheet. Add the CHerries and toss to combine.

New Programs!

The staff, at Davis Lewis Orchards are proud to announce our new National lines. Our ELDP, value bag, clip strip and shelf standard programs are in the beginning stages of roll out and should be coming to a grocery store near you soon. Keep your eyes out! Don’t see it, ask your produce manager to get in touch with us.  Among the tasty treats in the new lines are our Greek Yogurt Pretzels and Greek Yogurt Berry Blend mix, perfect for summer at the beach, park or family get-togethers!