Appetizers

Honey Thyme Whipped Goat Cheese Bites

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Simple, yet delicious Honey Thyme Whipped Goat Cheese Bites with Pomegranate are the perfect appetizer for the holidays!

16
8 oz goat cheese, room temperature
4 tbsp cream
2 tsp fresh thyme
16 crackers
seeds from 1 pomegranate
3-4 tbsp honey, for drizzle
  1. Whip goat cheese with an electric mixer until softened, about 1 minute. Add cream and whip on medium speed, until light and fluffy (about 2-3 minutes). Stir in thyme.
  2. Lay out the crackers...
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Nutritions

Calories
145

Sodium
50mg
2% DV

Fat
6g
9% DV

Protein
5g
11% DV

Carbs
15g
5% DV

Fiber
0.5g
2% DV

Stewed Okra and Tomatoes is a classic Southern dish! Flavored with bacon, onion, garlic and cider vinegar, you know these vegetables are bound to be good. Serve garden fresh okra and tomatoes during the summer months, or use canned and frozen ingredients in the off-season. Paired with a side of cornbread, this is a simple and affordable dish to enjoy year-round!

3 slices thick cut bacon
1 small Vidalia onion
2 cloves garlic
2 15.5 oz cans diced tomatoes
1 T sugar
2 t fresh thyme leaves
1 dried bay leaf
1/2 t apple cider vinegar
1/2 t Worcestershire sauce
2 c fresh or frozen okra
salt and pepper ( to taste )
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  • In a large skillet or Dutch oven, cook bacon until the bacon is starting to get crispy and the fat is rendered, about 5 minutes.
  • Add the onion and garlic; saute for 5 more...
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Nutritions

Calories
1105

Sodium
1147mg
47% DV

Fat
114g
176% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
4g
1% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV