Thursday, April 19, 2018

Think Spring with These Refreshing Cocktails


We are thinking Spring with these cocktails!

Innocent One

INGREDIENTS
·                     3 oz of Prosecco
·                     1.5 oz of orange juice
·                     1.5 oz Sparkling Ice Pomegranate Blueberry
·                     Mint leaves (garnish)

DIRECTIONS
Combine all into champagne flute. Garnish with mint leaves.


Rough Around the Edges

INGREDIENTS
·                     1.5 oz of rye whiskey
·                     0.5 oz of lemon juice
·                     6 oz Sparkling Ice Pomegranate Blueberry
·                     Dash of Angostura bitters
·                     Lemon (garnish)

DIRECTIONS
1.                Add bitters, rye whiskey, and lemon juice to shaker.
2.                Add ice. Shake and strain into Collins glass with ice.
3.                Add Sparkling Ice Pomegranate Blueberry.
4.                Garnish with lemon twist.

#engchikeats

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Get Healthy with PBfit


Celebrate National Nutrition daily with this one easy, healthy upgrade to your daily diet.  

Switch out that fat and calorie laden peanut butter with PBfit.  
90% less fat and 1/3 the calories of traditional PB and tastes great. It even comes in chocolate.  It's easy to use and so good!

PBfit is a healthy alternative to traditional peanut butter—it’s a powdered peanut butter that you can mix right into your smoothies or recipes. With a dash of organic coconut palm sugar and salt, Pbfit lets you keep the nutrients, along with the peanut butter taste you love, but lets you ditch the fat and calories.
See why people are turning to PBfit when it comes to this household staple:
  • 90% less fat and of the calories;
  • Made from real roasted, pressed peanuts;
  • Combine with water or add to smoothies to get a natural protein boost with great taste;
  • Mix into breads, pancakes or waffles to create a delicious peanut butter flavor.


Now you can enjoy peanut butter without the love handles with the benefits of this non-guilty pleasure from PBfit®! 


Thursday, April 12, 2018

Coconut Protein Chocolate Chip Cookies

Whip up these healthier than normal chocolate chip cookies- a sure treat that's easy and delicious. 


Coconut Protein
Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe Credit: Carrington Farms

INGREDIENTS
·                     ½ cup Carrington Farms Organic ghee
·                     ½ cup Cane Sugar
·                     1 teaspoon Carrington Farms Milled Flax
·                     2 Tablespoon Water
·                     2 teaspoons Molasses
·                     ½ cup Carrington Farms Coconut Protein Powder
·                     1¼ cup Whole Wheat Pastry Flour
·                     ¾ teaspoon Baking Soda
·                     ¼ teaspoon Salt
·                     ½ cup Chocolate Chips

DIRECTIONS
1.                  Preheat oven to 370 degrees.
2.                  In large mixing bowl, cream together ghee and sugar until creamy, about 2 minutes.
3.                  In small bowl, mix together ground flax seeds and water. Let sit for 1-2 minutes. Add to butter sugar mixture and mix. Add molasses and stir.
4.                  Stir in protein powder, whole wheat pastry flour, baking soda, salt. Mix until just combined, avoid overmixing. Stir in chocolate chips.
5.                  Using parchment paper or silpat silicone baking sheets, cover baking sheet. Divide dough into balls. Press down on dough to flatten. Make sure that each cookie has enough room to spread.
6.                  Bake at 9-11 minutes or until golden brown on edges but still soft.
7.                  Let cool for 5-10 minutes before eating.

*Pro Tip: Save a bundle with the Carrington Farms Baking Bundle! The ideal bundle for all your baking needs, this package includes: Matcha Powder, Organic Ghee Clarified Butter, Organic Milled Flax, Coconut Oil Cooking Grapy, and Unflavored Liquid Coconut Cooking Oil. ($55)