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English Tea Sandwiches

English Tea Sandwiches

Elevate your next tea party with delightful tea sandwiches! These dainty delights are more than just finger food – they're a delicious way to add a touch of sophistication and charm to your gathering. Each bite-sized sandwich offers a burst of flavor, from the refreshing coolness of cucumber and cream cheese to the richness of smoked salmon and herbs. Because they're small and easy to eat, they allow your guests to mingle and indulge in a variety of savory and delightful options. Plus, the beautiful presentation – often with crusts removed and cut into elegant shapes – adds a touch of whimsy to your brunch table.

Egg Bites

Egg Bites

Love a showstopping brunch or need healthy breakfasts for a crowd? Look no further than egg bites! Egg bites are protein powerhouses and are endlessly customizable. Plus, they're great for using up leftover odds and ends at the end of the week for weekend breakfasts. Got leftover broccoli and cheese? Simply whisk them into eggs! Not enough diced ham and peppers to use in anything else? Egg bites to the rescue! They're incredibly easy and quick to make, are perfect for meal prepping, and store beautifully in the fridge for healthy grab-and-go breakfast throughout the week.

Get Your Greens On With Asparagus & Arugula

Spring's A-Team: Asparagus & Arugula

Spring's here and it's time to cook with the season's A-Team: asparagus & arugula! Unleash their flavors with our creamy asparagus & pea risotto and a peppery arugula salad with homemade vinaigrette. Let's welcome spring to the table!

DIY Milk Carton Bird Feeder

Milk Carton Bird Feeders

Looking for a fun Earth Day activity? Try upcycling your milk cartons into adorable bird feeders!

DIY Egg Carton Planters

Eggshell Planters with Seedlings

How to reuse empty egg cartons or eggshells as biodegradable seedling planters. 

Savor the Season: How Alpenrose Delivers Freshness & Sustainability

Fresh, Local Produce

Ever wonder when Oregon's bounty truly shines? Look no further! See what the freshest seasonal produce available each month. Eating seasonally isn't just about delicious flavor, it's a powerful way to be a sustainability champion – and Alpenrose Home Delivery makes it even easier!

Meal Prep Salad Jars

Meal Prep Salad

Looking for a healthy and delicious way to upgrade your lunch? Dive into the vibrant world of fresh produce with our layered salad jars!

Spring Into Summer Vibes: Pineapple Recipes

Piña Colada Cheesecake

Oregon's early spring weather can be as unpredictable as it is beautiful – but with Alpenrose Home Delivery, you can count on a taste of sunshine, rain or shine! Embrace the early spring season with recipes featuring sweet, sunny pineapple, guaranteed to add a touch of tropical bliss to even the grayest of days. 

Easter Brunch Recipes

Easter Ham

From delightful Easter brunch classics like spiral-sliced ham and local, seasonal desserts to freshly baked goods, Alpenrose brings the joy of the season right to your porchbox! Indulge in the flavors of spring with our carefully curated selection, perfect for making your Easter celebrations extra special.

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