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Citrus + Gorgonzola Dates

Recipe provided by Chef Crusco Catering in Austin, TX Ingredients 10 Medjool Dates (cut in half and pitted) 2-3 ounces of Gorgonzola Dolce 20 Smoked and Salted Almonds 1 Orange (Zest only) 2-3 tbsps. Orange Blossom Honey Parsley – leaves for garnish Directions Cut the dates in half lengthwise and remove the seed. Take a

Cantaloupe + Pecorino

Recipe provided by Chef Crusco Catering in Austin, TX. Ingredients 1 Cantaloupe – make sure it is ripe before slicing into wedges Pecorino Romano Cheese – cut into 1/4 inch slices Fresh Mint – leaves only 2 tbsps. EVOO 2 tsbsps. Balsamic Vinegar Sea Salt & fresh Ground Pepper Directions Cut up the Cantaloupe into

Italian Caprese

Recipe provided by Chef Crusco Catering in Austin, TX. Ingredients 3 Heirloom Tomatoes (Red, Yellow and Green if possible) – cut into 1/3 inch slices 1 Container Fresh Mozzarella – cut into 1/3 inch slices Bunch of Fresh Basil – leaves only EVOO Aged Balsamic Vinegar Sea Salt and fresh Ground Pepper Directions Place (in

Cucumber + Ricotta Salata

Recipe provided by Chef Crusco Catering in Austin, TX Ingredients 1 Cucumber – peeled and sliced 1/4 or 1/6 inch think lengthwise (use a mandolin) 10 Mixed Cherry Tomatoes – sliced in half lengthwise 2-3 tbsps – fresh Ricotta Salata (Queso fresco is a good substitute) EVOO Balsamic Vinegar Sea Salt and fresh ground Pepper

Peach Bellini

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Recipe provided by Chef Crusco Catering in Austin, TX. Ingredients Peach Puree 4 Fredericksburg Canned Peaches 2 Tbsps. Lemon Juice 2 Tsps. Sugar 1 Bottle Bubbly (Champagne, Prosecco or Cava) Directions Place the Peaches, Lemon juice and Sugar into a Blender or Food processor and blend until smooth. Press the mixture through a sieve and