Green Bean Salad with Fennel and Goat Cheese

Cool, crisp, and perfect for summer.

Pickled Onions

This recipe takes just a few minutes to make but delivers a lot of beautiful tang and crunch.

Potato Salad

What’s a picnic without potato salad? With a little crunch and not too much mayo this classic recipe is perfect for the 4th of July!

Peach Pie

This is seriously amazing. And easy.

Cucumber Moscow Mule

A cool and refreshing twist on a popular cocktail. Use a copper mug if you wish, or show off your cocktail crafting skills with a clear glass and a pretty garnish.

Barley Tabouli

This Eastern Mediterranean dish is usually made with bulgur, but it’s delicious with barley too. It’s a light and fresh tasting summer salad.

Happy Hour Special
May 31, 2018 | 27 min

Whether alcoholic or not, warm or cold, swanky or straightforward, the world of beverages has a lot of options. In Iowa, our wines, spirits and beers are catching national, and even international,...

Foodie Destinations Special
May 24, 2018 | 27 min

Growing, preparing and tasting Iowa foods is just one of the ways we showcase our state on Iowa Ingredient. We also like to get out and see awesome agriculture and food-centric events and...

Farmers Market Special
May 17, 2018 | 27 min

Farmers markets have exploded in popularity over the past decade. Sometimes the greatest challenge that comes with any food you get at the farmers market is what to do with it. Luckily, we’ve got you...

drunk gardener cocktail

A fun summertime spin on a martini cocktail.

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