January 2007 Simple & Delicious Plus
Instant Tropical Party
Enjoy a midwinter escape with a meal that tastes like summer. If that isn’t enough to help brighten your day, these recipes also help you take a trip to the tropics—right in your own kitchen! You can pull together these delightful and refreshing party-perfect recipes in no time.
A wonderful mix of orange, coconut and lemon flavors abound in this taste-of-the-tropics beverage from Dotty Egge of Pelican Rapids, Minnesota. You can make Orange Colada for any guests since it features non-alcoholic mix.
Everyone will love this thick, buttery sensation shared by Anna Beiler of Strasburg, Pennsylvania. Dreamy Fruit Dip goes great alongside apple wedges, pineapple chunks and grapes. Chill leftover dip for a tasty topping for toast the next morning.
Convenient canned fruits give fresh flavor to ordinary chicken salad. Linda Wheatley of Garland, Texas and her husband have moved to different areas and collected recipes from all over the United States. Tropical Chicken Salad is a flavorful salad recipe that comes from New York.
Wow! That's the normal response after biting into Frozen Banana Pops. These "cool" delights come from Joy Cochran of Roy, Washington.