October is apple month!

    October is apple month

    Celebrate with this Quick-mix Applesauce Carrot Cake 

    Try new ways to enjoy this fall staple.

    • Slice and serve with cinnamon, chopped nuts, cheese slices, peanut butter or with dips like yogurt, cheese sauce or ranch dressing.

    • Add chopped apples to tuna or chicken salad, oatmeal or cold cereal, pancake or quick bread batters, or vegetable salads like a carrot-raisin or green salad.

    • Grate apples and add to meatloaf, meatballs or your favorite sandwich spread.

    • Bake apples with sweet potatoes or winter squash. Sauté apple slices with pork.

    Seasonal and Simple is a guide to help you select, store and prepare fresh fruits and vegetables. The recipes use simple preparations and seasonings, so you can taste the goodness of a fruit or vegetable at the peak of its flavor.

    Order the Seasonal and Simple publication 
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