Mix cooked red lentils with RSS Sliced Celery, RSS Shredded Carrots, RSS Diced Red Onions, and Italian parsley; drizzle with balsamic vinaigrette
Stir RSS Diced Celery into creamy salads such as potato, tuna, chicken, egg, and lobster; serve in sandwiches or as a side dish
Fall / Winter Usage Ideas:
Simmer cranberries and sugar in RSS Proprietary Blend Orange Juice until berries burst; remove from heat and stir in RSS Diced Celery and sliced almonds
Brown RSS Diced Celery with RSS Diced Onions and RSS Peeled Garlic; use as the base to soups, stews, and sauces
Sauté RSS Diced Celery with RSS Diced Onions; add cubed MFC Potatoes and vegetable stock; boil until soft; purée and add touch of cream; serve soup with caramelized onions and celery on top
Spring / Summer Usage Ideas:
Sprinkle RSS Diced Celery into green salads, salsas, and creamy dips
Toss RSS Spring Mix, RSS Diced Celery, watercress, blue cheese, and walnuts with cracked-pepper vinaigrette
Purée RSS Diced Celery, RSS Diced Red Onions, chopped MFC Cucumbers, MFC Red Bell Peppers, watermelon, minced jalapeno chile peppers, RSS Lime Juice, and red wine vinegar; serve gazpacho with a dollop of crème fraiche
Did You Know?
Using a celery stick to garnish a Bloody Mary originated in the 1960s at Chicago's Ambassador East Hotel. An unnamed celebrity got a Bloody Mary, but no swizzle stick. He grabbed a stalk of celery from the relish tray to stir his Bloody Mary and history was made.