Blackberry and Cherry Chicken Salad Sandwiches

Blackberry and Cherry Chicken Salad

Blackberry and Cherry Chicken Salad

I love making chicken salad with fruit for sandwiches.  Grapes are more of a traditional fruit but I’ve used many others.  The other day I added blackberries and cherries to the chicken salad and wow, was that delicious!  Blackberries tend to be so seedy I avoid them but I was in the mood for a tasty berry and bought some the other day.  The berries really made the chicken salad pop! Continue reading

Blackberry Buttermilk Cake {berry good!}

Blackberry Buttermilk Cake

Buttermilk Cake with Blackberry Goodness

I can’t resist buying blackberries when they’re sitting in the produce department, plump and shiny.  I know they have tons of seeds and that’s a little annoying, but they are worth it.  I picked up two little tubs of blackberries the other day and had just the recipe in mind.  A cake that was made with buttermilk and looked like a good breakfast treat. Continue reading

Blackberry Lime Bars {sweet and tart}

Blackberry Bars

Blackberry Bars

Big, juicy, tart blackberries!  My P.S. (Personal Shopper/hubby) called me the other day and announced that blackberries were on sale, did I want some?  Of course!  Berries cost slightly more a pound than gasoline up here in the North during the winter.  Gasoline allows me to drive around in warmth, the berries make me feel warm and fuzzy. Continue reading