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Bean Salad (Blue Runner)

Blue Runner Bean Salad

Make this two-bean salad on Sunday and fill lunch boxes all week long. Storing in the refrigerator allows the beans to marinate and the flavors to blend. Makes a great side dish or stand-alone lunch, snack or appetizer. 

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Emeril’s Collard Greens

In Essential Emeril, the famous chef says his mother never needed to nag him to eat his vegetables. In fact, his first “food memory” was picking vegetables in his family’s garden.

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Two Bean Salad

If you follow the “Blue Zone” eating plans, you know that adding more beans to your diet is one of the healthiest changes you can make. Blue Runner, based in Gonzales for more than half a century, offers great products in store and tasty recipes on their website, including this yummy salad that can serve […]

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Healthy Sweet Potato & Veggie Bake

This spicy seasoning, concocted by the Walker family from Ville Platte as an alternative to other brands they felt relied too heavily on salt, adds a zest you won’t soon forget. Top a medley of vegetables with it, and all you need is a ribeye, chicken breast or any other center-plate protein to complete your […]

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Grilled Corn on the Cob

Re: invent your next barbecue with this tangy recipe that requires just two ingredients.

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