This year, when you sit down at the table, create a unique themed dinner, one, that with the help of Summer Fresh, your guests will never forget.
Christmas around the World:
Have every guest create and bring a dish to dinner that is reflective of their heritage. Try a few of these countries favourites:
Italian Cheesy Baked Pasta & Bruschetta Bread
Pour Summer Fresh Cheddar & Leek Hot Cheesy Dip over al dente cooked pasta, place in oven safe dish, cover and bake.
Slice a French baguette in half (length way), cover each side with Summer Fresh Bruschetta and shredded cheese if desired. Bake until bread is golden brown.
French Maple Walnut Crepes
Spread Summer Fresh Maple Walnut Topping into thin crepes, roll and dust with powdered sugar.
North America Cranberry glazed turkey with Seven Grain Stuffing
Brush a whole turkey with Summer Fresh Cranberry Pomegranate Topping and stuff with Summer Fresh Seven Grain Salad before roasting. Continue to baste with glaze to avoid drying.
Germany Spicy Bratwurst with Heated Deluxe Bean Salad
Brush German Bratwurst sausage with Summer Fresh Spicy Artichoke & Asiago Dip before pan frying. Heat Summer Fresh Deluxe Bean Salad in oven or microwave after removing from container and serve with Bratwurst.
A Tropical Christmas
Escape the snow and cold, by incorporating island meals into your Christmas traditions!
Spicy Rice & Beans
After rice is cooked, add Summer Fresh Chipotle Dip, black beans and stir.
Slice a plantain into a heated pan with oil and fry. Serve with Summer Fresh Jalapeno Hummus
Sweet Curry Coconut Shrimp
Brush clean, fresh shrimp with Summer Fresh Sweet Curry Dip and roll in shredded coconut. Bake until cooked.
Spicy Gazpacho Soup
Prepare canned or fresh tomato soup and let chill for 12 hours. Before serving, add a tablespoon of Summer Fresh Spicy Tzatziki.
Keeping it Simple
If you have some guests who are a bit afraid of breaking away from the traditional, be sure to provide some simple appetizers for them. Try these ideas:
The Summer Fresh Hummus & Dip Variety Pack gives your guests 4 options to select from, including Roasted Red Pepper Hummus, Original Hummus, Spinach Dip and Artichoke & Asiago Dip. Simply put this variety pack out with an array of sliced vegetables for an easy snack.
Heat a variety of frozen spring rolls and samosas, providing Summer Fresh Tzatziki, Summer Fresh Tamarind Dip and Summer Fresh Edamame Hummus for dipping
Cut up chunks of angel food cake, goat and brie cheese, skewer and serve with Summer Fresh Cranberry Pomegranate Topping or Summer Fresh Maple Walnut Topping
Be sure to stock up this holiday season on your Summer Fresh favourites, available at your local grocery store!