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Wild Maine Blueberry Vodka Sauce with Pancakes

I love pancakes. Actually I love all things breakfast, especially if someone else is making it. When we go out for breakfast it's not uncommon for the bill be more that a dinner bill would be!  I also love blueberries and my Wild Maine Blueberry Vodka Sauce is the perfect way to enjoy pancakes. My boyfriend has several family members with Celiacs Disease and while he doesn't have full blown Celiacs he does have a sensitivity that is noticeable.  I make my own mix of gluten free flour using a combination of brown rice flour,sweet white rice flour, potato starch, tapioca flour and xanthan gum. You can also try Bob's Reds Mill One to One flour.  I have found this...

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Bacon Wrapped Pork Loin with Apple Rum BBQ Sauce

We love pork. It's doesn't matter if it's in the form of bacon, pork chops, baby back ribs, pork picnic shoulder, ham or a pork loin!  Apples and pork of any kind are a classic combination and I have always had apple sauce with my pork. Until I came up with these sauces and that just changed everything about the way I look at pork!  Apple Rum BBQ Sauce has become the go to sauce around here just because it goes with everything!!!  It's apple, smoky, with a bit of cayenne for a little spice. Gluten, Soy and Dairy Free so everyone can enjoy it too. So I took the time to make a combination of bacon, pork loin and...

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Brie with Wild Maine Blueberry Vodka Sauce

It may be cold outside but I have a wonderful reminder of warm summer days spent in Maine. This is so easy to do as an appetizer or quick snack.  For my Wild Maine Blueberry Vodka Sauce, Wild Maine Blueberries are hand raked during the height of the season. Maine is a major blueberry producer because we have the perfect climate, acidic soil and dedicated Maine farmers committed to preserving this incredible, super healthy treasure!  So for those cozy nights by the fire you can bring the fresh taste of summer back with my Wild Maine Blueberry Vodka Sauce. It's combined with vodka, onions and jalapenos for a taste that can't be described. Literally. I ask customers are tastings and food...

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Wild Maine Blueberry Harvest

There are so many great things about August in Maine and in the food category wild blueberries and lobster are at the top of the list. Wild Maine blueberries are special, they are sweeter and richer in antioxidants than the bigger cultivated blueberries. They truly do grow wild and are a favorite of bears too! Ever make  Duncan Hines Wild Blueberries Mix? That can of blueberries contains these blueberry gems!    The process of harvesting blueberries is pretty straight forward. Using a special hand held rake with tines spaced close together you simply start low on the bush and work your way up, the berries falling into the back of the rake. Once your bucket it as full as you want...

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Salmon with Special Blend Marinade

This is an easy way to make great salmon on the grill or in the oven. Just take our Special Blend Marinade and pour it on your salmon steaks or fillets. Then grill or cook in the oven at 350 degrees. You can tell it's done when it's no longer soft and spongy but rather just firm. It's wonderfully aromatic and Special Blend Marinade is gluten free.

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