CALIFORNIA LIVING® with TV host and Party Girl Diet™ book author Aprilanne Hurley is all about whipping up healthy, delicious recipes with local, fresh produce at its peak of flavor.
Read on to get the dish on Safeway’s #WaterMelonDay Salsa Recipe created by Chef Jeff Anderson, Executive Chef of the Safeway Culinary Kitchens and Art Perry of George Perry & Sons family farm in Manteca California.
Anderson and Perry team up to share fresh produce tips, recipes and the benefits of choosing fresh, local produce in season – like watermelon from Art’s family farm, which has been providing Safeway with fresh and locally grown watermelons for more than 60 years.
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Check out the Party Girl Diet’s review of the amazing health and weight loss benefits of watermelon on Examiner.com
Whip up the following Party Girl Diet™ approved “Watermelon Black Bean Salsa Recipe” for your next picnic or BBQ and discover how delicious and easy entertaining with local, fresh produce can be:
Watermelon Black Bean Salsa Recipe ~ Courtesy of Safeway Culinary Kitchens’ Executive Chef Jeff Anderson for CALIFORNIA LIVING®:
Prep Time: 20 Minutes
1 qt. (7-lb.) fresh watermelon; peeled and small diced
1 can (15-oz.) O Organics™ black beans; rinsed and drained
1 medium red onion peeled and small diced
1 cucumber peeled, seeds removed and small diced
¼ cup Cilantro rough chopped
2 tablespoon o organics extra virgin olive oil
1 fresh lime, juice of
Pinch Sea salt, to taste
Pinch Fresh ground black pepper
A dash of your favorite Hot Sauce as needed
The Snack Artist™ Tortilla Chips
In a large bowl, combine prepared watermelon, black beans, onions, cucumber, cilantro, extra virgin olive oil, hot sauce and lime juice.
Stir ingredients together, taste for seasoning and spice; adjust as needed.
Transfer salsa to serving bowl, serve with tortilla chips.
Click here for Safeway’s “Watermelon, Balsamic, Sea Salt & Cracked Pepper Recipe featured on CALFIORNIA LIVING® with Party Girl Diet™ author and TV host Aprilanne Hurley.
- Party Girl Diet™, Super Abs Playbook and Socialite Diet book author Aprilanne Hurley SFN, CLFC, is a Certified Specialist in Fitness Nutrition, Certified Lifestyle Fitness Coach, and Series Creator for California Living®, California’s original lifestyle TV magazine format show featuring California’s trends in food, travel, and healthy living.
Hurley’s Party Girl Diet book series is a collection of healthy, sustainable lifestyle plans combining today’s groundbreaking health and nutrition research with Hurley’s passion for good living to deliver a revolutionary new diet and lifestyle that lets you “Keep the Party Going” While You Lose the Weight.”
PLUS: Find out how to “Keep the Party Going…While You Lose the Weight” (and uncover those sexy abs just waiting to be seen) with Aprilanne Hurley’s Party Girl Diet Book Series – available on Amazon.com!
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