Thursday, June 11, 2015: Mason Jar Meals by Chef Gio Osso from Virtu

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Breakfast Berry Parfait

Ingredients:
1 ½ cups greek yogurt
2 cups mixed berries
1 T honey
1 cup granola
1 t vanilla

Mix vanilla into yogurt. In a mason jar or serving bowl of your choice, place half of the yogurt on the bottom, follow with half of the berries. Drizzle the berries with half of the honey and top with half of the granola. Repeat and serve. 


Breakfast Parfait

Ingredients:
1 ½ cups greek yogurt
½ cup blueberries
½ cup diced peaches
½ cup orange segments
1 T honey
1 cup nilla wafers
1 t vanilla

Mix vanilla into yogurt. In a mason jar or serving bowl of your choice, place half of the yogurt on the bottom, follow with half of the blueberries, peaches and orange segments. Drizzle with half of the honey and top with half of the nilla wafers breaking them roughly with your hands. Repeat and serve. 


Mason Jar Italian Salad

Ingredients
¼ cup pesto
1 cup grape tomatoes
1 cup large dice fresh mozzarella
1 cup cooked pasta
¼ cup chopped provolone
¼ cup chopped salami
1 cup baby arugula

In a mason jar layer ingredients in order. When ready to serve, shake mason jar and serve.



Mason Jar Greek Salad

Ingredients
¼ cup greek yogurt
1 t chopped fresh oregano
1 cup chopped romaine
1 chopped tomato
½ cup black olives
1 cup diced cucumber
½ cup feta cheese
1 cup chick peas
1/8 cup lemon juice

In a mason jar layer ingredients in order. When ready to serve, shake mason jar and serve.


Mason Jar Kale Salad

Ingredients
¼ cup orange marmalade
1 t chopped shallots
1/8 cup white balsamic vinegar
1 cup shredded Tuscan kale
1 cup cooked quinoa
1 cup cooked diced beets
1 cup cooked diced chicken
½ cup diced avocado
¼ cup goat cheese crumbles
1/8 cup pistachios
In a mason jar layer ingredients in order. When ready to serve, shake mason jar and serve.


Mason Jar Chocolate Strawberry

Ingredients
1 cup whipped cream
1 cup chopped strawberries
1 cup nilla wafers
½ cup chocolate sauce

In a mason jar layer half the ingredients in order. Repeat layers and serve.


Mason Jar S'Mores

Ingredients
1 cup whipped cream
1 cup graham crackers
1 cup small marshmallows
½ cup caramel
½ cup chocolate sauce

In a mason jar layer half the ingredients in order. Repeat layers and serve.