Paradise Ginger Peach Hand Pies I have great news! For the second year, Paradise Fruit Co has asked me to develop recipes using their wonderfully sweet dried fruit. I’m super excited to get started:) Last year I developed recipes that were geared more towards the holidays but this …
Zesty Ginger Lime Chicken Breast Zesty Ginger Lime Chicken Breast are super delicious and flavorful. You can make this recipe with either boneless, skinless chicken breasts or with chicken breasts that have the skin on and bone in. Make these marinated chicken breasts in the …
Pear Ginger Upside Down Cake
Pear Ginger Upside Down Cake is super delicious. Made with juicy, sweet sliced pears and crystallized ginger from Paradise Fruit Co.. This simple, yet delicious upside down cake makes a small 8-inch square cake. Perfect to serve 4 people, each getting a hefty piece. Top this cake with whipped cream or vanilla ice cream for added yumminess. I added hazelnuts to this cake but if you can’t find hazelnuts, substitute with pecans or walnuts.
What is Crystallized Ginger?
Crystallized or candied ginger has been cooked in a sugar syrup and coated with coarse sugar. Another form called preserved ginger has been preserved in a sugar-salt mixture. These types of ginger can be found in Asian markets and many supermarkets. They are generally used as a confection or added to desserts. In recent years, crystallized ginger has become increasingly popular in all types of recipes, from sweet to savory.