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Best Cherry Bars

Joyce Holste, Midlothian

Hot Honey Chicken Meatballs

Cook DuPage Beekeepers Assoc News

Minestrone Soup

Victoria Larkin, Riverside

Red Pepper Coulis

James Harvatt of Wildflower Culinary for Honey Bee Gardens Farm

Perfect Thyme Cocktail

Nina Koziol, Garden Writer & Hort Educator-Beauty and the Feast

Black Walnut Pin Wheel Cookies

Sherryanne de la Boise, Northfield

Zucchini Casserole

Joyce Holste, Midlothian

Honey Sparkler Cookies

Lynne Rine, Glenview

Bee's Knees Cocktail

Ray's Quality Greenhouse, Steger

Southern Cornbread

Ezekiel Preedin, Chef & Honey Bee Gardens contributor

Mikes Irish Apple Muffins

Mike O’Brien, Summit Argo

Pasta with Creamy Blue Oyster Mushroom Sauce

Gibby's Gourmet Mushrooms Llc Chgo Ridge

Figs with Goat Cheese & Honey

Honey Bee Gardens Farm Appetizer Recipes Kelly W | Honey Bee Gardens Farm

Fresh Bruschetta with Burrata Cheese & Basil

Honey Bee Gardens Farm Appetizer Recipes Kelly W | Honey Bee Gardens Farm

Corn Chicken Casserole

From the Kitchen of: IL Corn

Cranberry Almond Bread

Kathy Lesser, AITC Educator

Edna's Favorite Broccoli Salad

Edna Nykaza, Ray’s Quality Greenhouse

Mushroom Gruyere Quiche

Gibby’s Gourmet Mushrooms LLC

Chestnut Mushroom Brie Topper

Gibby’s Gourmet Mushrooms LLC

Greek Style Roasted Asparagus

Elaine T, Palos Heights

Pumpkin Crumble Tart with Apple Cider Syrup

Donnie C, Plainfield – 2nd Place at 2022 Pumpkin Dessert Contest

Rosemary White Bean Soup

Recipe Created By: Jodie Shield Featured In: Illinois Farm Bureau Partners

Spiced Honey Toddy

Cook DuPage Beekeepers Association, 2023

Corn Queso

Il Farm Families,

Frito Corn Salad

Illinois Farm Families

Fresh Basil Cocktails

Ray’s Quality Greenhouse, Donna Nykaza-Jones

Grilled Garlic Parmesan Green Beans

Susie Bulloch (

Party Time Pasta

U of I Extension Building Healthier Families 2014 Calendar

Mushroom Medley & Angel Hair Pasta

Gibby’s Gourmet Mushrooms, Llc

2023 Recipes

Sunflower Strawberry Salad

From our 1998 Collection

Lemon Asparagus & Baby Carrots

From our 1999 Collection


From our 2002 Collection

Carrot Salad

From our 2014 Collection

Beet Borscht

From our 1997 Collection

How To Grow Pumpkin

Published in 2000

Cooked Kale 1979

Published in 1979

Sweet Corn Slaw

Published in 1981

Fried Green Tomatoes

Published in 1996

Zucchini Bread

Published in 1998

Quick Peach Cobbler

Published in 1997

Goebbert Oven Stew

Published in 2013

Glazed Rutabaga

Published in 1984

Cool Cucumber Salsa

Published in 2007

Blackberry Rosemary Herb Cocktail

Ray's Quality Greenhouse, Steger

Berta's Zucchini Dinner Tart

Jayne Quetsch-Rohrer, Lemont

Cream of Cauliflower or Broccoli Soup

Zeldenrust Farm Market, Chicago Heights

Deep Fried Squash

Joyce Hoste, Midlothian

Fiesta Fresh Corn Salad

Goebbert's Farm & Garden Center, So Barrington

Freezing Corn

Big John's Farm & Market, Chicago Heights

Fresh Tomato Soup

Janet McCabe, President, CCFB BOD

Green Rice

Irja Cheskie, River Grove

Marinated Asparagus

Yvonne Massie, Mount Prospect

Meaty Zucchini Casserole

Michael O'Brien, Summit


Smits Farms, Sauk Village

Pumpkin Fluff Dip

VanderGriend's Farm Market, Chicago Heights

Stuffed Peppers

Kopping Farms, Lemont

Sweet Potato Salad

Yvonne Massie, Mount Prospect

Sweet & Savory Roasted Carrots

Rick & Cathy Johnson, LaGrange

Rhubarb Berry Coffee Cake

Joyce Hoste, Midlothian

Bean Cakes

Mike O’Brien, Summit


Ray’s Quality Greenhouse, Steger

Cauliflower and Broccoli Salad

Yvonne Massie, Mt. Prospect

Corn Rosemary Scones

Donna Nykaza-Jones, Steger

Dilly Carrots

Charles Walker, Lemont

Easy Fantastic Rolls

Pamela Bruns, Mt. Prospect

Fancy Crepes

Cherie Davis, Lansing

Fresh Garden Tomato Marinade

Charles Walker, Lemont

Fried Green Tomatoes

Yvonne Massie, Mt. Prospect

Hibiscus Gin & Tonic

Ray’s Quality Greenhouse, Steger

Pickled Mushroom

Charles Walker, Lemont

Pumpkin Pecan Cake

Mary Gavenda, Lemont

Slow Cooker Chili

Freeman Fence Co, Brookfield

Rhubarb Cake

Joan, St. Paul

Thousand Island Dressing

Jane Cunningham, Riverside

Black Bean and Corn Salsa

Yvonna Massie, Rolling Meadows

Chili Sauce

Phyllis Henning, Lansing

Corn Relish (Canning)

Dorothy Grimm, Hoffman Estates

French Dressing

Evelyn Zoeteman, South Holland

Fresh Cherry Slices

Darlene Boomsma, Crete


Yvonna Massie, Rolling Meadows

Hearty Rye Buns

Jane Cunningham, Riverside

Homemade Eg Salad Wrap

Janet McCabe, Orland Park


Susan Sobota, South Chicago Heights

One Pot Wonder Chicken Lo Mein

Lindsay Hodges, Mt. Prospect

Parmesan Roasted Tomatoes

Aurora Sanchez, Frankfort

Zucchini Brownies

Phyllis Henning, Lansing

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