Spinach Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette

1 bunch cleaned spinach

4 strips of bacon crumbled

2  hard boiled eggs

1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms

1 small sliced purple onion

1/4 cup Southern Raspberry Mix

1/2 cup vinegar

1 cup olive oil

Tear spinach into bite size pieces. Top with bacon, eggs, mushrooms and onions. In a jar with lid combine Southern Raspberry Mix, vinegar and olive oil. Shake to combine. Add dressing to salad and toss lightly.

Raspberry Vinaigrette Dressing

1 tbsp Southern Raspberry Mix

2 tbsp distilled Vinegar

1/2 cup olive oil

Mix Southern Raspberry Mix and distilled vinegar. Whisk together with olive oil. Toss in a green salad.

Raspberry Cream Dressing/ Fruit Dip

1/2 cup mayonnaise

2  8oz. packages softened cream cheese

8 oz. sour cream

1 cup Southern Raspberry Mix

1 pint fresh raspberries

Process mayonnaise, softened cream cheese, sour cream and Southern Raspberry Mix in a blender until smooth. Stir in raspberries. Serve over spinach or use as a dip for fresh fruit.

Pork or Chicken Marinade

1 cup Southern Raspberry Mix

1/4 cup vegetable oil

1/4 cup finely chopped shallots

1/2 cup chopped parsley

1/2 tsp black pepper

Pour this mixture into a large Ziploc bag. Add chops, pork tenderloin, or chicken and marinate overnight. Bake or grill until done.

Peach or Raspberry Basting Sauce

1/2 cup orange marmalade

1/2 cup lemon juice

1/4 cup minced shallots

1/4 cup green pepper

1 tbsp tomato paste

1 cup Southern Raspberry Mix

Mix all ingredients and heat until blended.

Raspberry Dressing

1/2 cup vegetable oil

1/3 cup Southern Raspberry Mix

2 tbsp sour cream

2 tsp Dijon mustard

Whisk vegetable oil, Raspberry Mix, sour cream and Dijon mustard until smooth.

Raspberry Dressings