All posts in the ‘ Holidays by Hollandia Produce ’ Category

Thanksgiving Part II with Live Gourmet® – The Final Countdown

November 23, 2015 | post a comment

  If you caught last week’s LETTUCE BE FRESH™ post, you now have a delicious turkey and stuffing recipe in the works and some helpful food safety tips under your belt. But before you cast your apron aside, make sure you you’ve planned a few quick and easy side dishes as… Read the Rest »

Celebrate Thanksgiving with the Help of Live Gourmet

November 18, 2015 | post a comment

  Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and many of us are beginning to prepare for the mother lode of all meals. Cranberry sauce, stuffing, and turkey are ubiquitous staples for the American holiday. This year, why don’t you surprise your guests by invigorating one of those classic dishes with… Read the Rest »

Hollandia Produce, L.P. Celebrates Father’s Day with the Overgaag Family

June 17, 2015 | post a comment

  In honor of Father’s Day this weekend, Hollandia Produce, L.P. CEO Pete Overgaag reflects on what he has learned from his father about growing and running a business. “Growing plants is what I’ve done all my life. It’s completely in my blood,” he tells us. “I’m proud to be… Read the Rest »

Say Thanks to Mom by Hosting a Mother’s Day Brunch

May 6, 2015 | post a comment

  This Sunday, give your mom or grandma a day off from the kitchen and create a festive seasonal brunch. There’s no need to plan multi-courses–just a tasty meal with simple, fresh ingredients that can be enjoyed indoors or al fresco. Live Gourmet® Living Upland Cress and certified organic Grower… Read the Rest »

Greens Abound in Easter and Passover Meals

March 31, 2015 | post a comment

  This week all over the world, families and friends will gather to celebrate Passover (April 3-11) and Easter (April 5). Cooking a special meal for your loved ones can be stressful, but with a bit of planning, you can calmly create delectable dishes that your guests will remember for… Read the Rest »

Get your Green on this St. Patrick’s Day!

March 16, 2015 | post a comment

Ring in this St. Patrick’s Day by getting your green on! There’s no need to sacrifice taste for nutrition during this sometimes raucous holiday. Top o’ the morning to you! Start your day off right by tossing a handful of Grower Pete’s certified Organic Living Watercress or Live Gourmet® Living… Read the Rest »

Holiday Party Watercress Cocktail

December 2, 2014 | post a comment

Have you ever heard of a “croptail?” Neither had we, until we found this watercress cocktail recipe from Hemispheres Magazine. A “croptail” is a vegetable-based cocktail, such as a Bloody Mary. Austin Carson, from Denver’s Mizuna restaurant, wanted to venture beyond the usual concoctions, so he created the Prudence and… Read the Rest »

Sautéed Watercress with Cranberries, Pine Nuts and Raisins for Thanksgiving

November 25, 2014 | post a comment

Thanksgiving week is finally here! To show our thanks, we wanted to share a recipe that not only complements the seasonal flavors of this classic holiday meal, but also is packed with flavor and nutrition. Best of all, this scrumptious superfood recipe is quick and easy to prepare. Ingredients (Serves… Read the Rest »

Butternut Squash Salad Recipe for Halloween

October 30, 2014 | post a comment

With changing colors, cooler temps and pumpkins abound, there’s no doubt autumn has arrived. What better way to celebrate Halloween than with our festive, original recipe for Butternut Squash Salad served in a pumpkin bowl? Whether served as a Halloween party buffet centerpiece in a large pumpkin or plated individually… Read the Rest »

Hollandia Produce Celebrates 44 Years in Business

September 18, 2014 | post a comment

On September 20, 2014, Hollandia Produce, L.P. celebrates its 44th anniversary. The company’s roots trace back nearly 100 years to Holland, where CEO Pete Overgaag’s grandfather Leo first began farming. Although we have remained a family run business, Hollandia has undergone many changes. In honor of our storied past, here’s… Read the Rest »