Category Archives: Recipes

Aronia Vinagrette – Babu Chinnasamy and Lai Yee Lung

Print Aronia Vinegarette 1st Place Winner of the MAA/Iowa State University Aronia Recipe ContestAronia vinaigrette can be used as a salad dressing, most suitable for spring salad with raisins and nuts.The recipe makes around 200 mL; servings: 4-5; serving size 30-45 mL (2-3 tablespoons)Ingredients½ cup aronia berries ½ cup water ¼ cup olive oil ¼Continue Reading

Aronia Berry Fruit Salad

Print Aronia Berry Fruit Salad Prep Time: 30 minutes Ingredients2-3 cups Fresh pineapple cut up 2 cups Fresh strawberries halved 1-2 cups Frozen aronia berries (thawed) or Fresh 1/4 cup Mayonnaise 3 T. Sugar 1 T. White vinegar 2 t. Poppy seedsInstructionsThaw the aronia berries if frozen. Cut up and combine all fruit into aContinue Reading

Aronia Venison Stir Fry

Print Aronia Venison Stir Fry This was a wonderful experimental surprise!IngredientsVenison tenderloin (bite-size pieces) Assorted vegetables (chopped) Aronia berries (about one handful per stir batch) Rice Wine Vinegar Mirin Sesame Seed OilInstructionsHeat wok with sesame seed oil (should sputter if a drop of water is added). Toss in a cup or two of vegetables. AddContinue Reading

Aronia/Rhubarb Sauce

Print Aronia/Rhubarb Sauce Ingredients4 cups rhubarb 2 cups aronia 2 cups sugar (or adjust to taste)InstructionsCombine all ingredients in a sauce pan and simmer until thickened. Excellent on pancakes, as a pastry filling, by itself, on ice cream, maybe a pie. Use your imagination! By member Roberta Barham2.5Copyright 2013 Midwest Aronia Association

Aronia Bread (Bread Machine)

Print Aronia Bread (Bread Machine) IngredientsAronia Bread (for bread machine) 3 cups flour 1/2 tsp salt 2 tbsp sugar 4 tsp Applesauce, unsweetened 1/2 cup water 1 pkg. yeast.InstructionsAdd berries to dry ingredients in pan. Add warm water. Select course. This produces a wonderfully purple bread with dark berry pieces throughout with a chewy texture.Continue Reading

Aronia Dry Mead

Print Aronia Dry Mead Ingredients2.5 # honey 1 tsp (5g) pectic enzyme 1 Campden tablet (optional) 1 pkg (5-7 g) Montrachet yeast 1 tsp (5g) yeast nutrient 1 c. aronia concentrate (25 brix) 2 c. fresh aronia berries (or any berry desired) tied into a sack Instructions(Yield: 1 gallon or 3.8 Liters) (side note: youContinue Reading

Honey Sweetened Aronia Concentrate

Print Honey Sweetened Aronia Concentrate Ingredients1 part honey 5 parts aronia concentrate (available at aronia retailers) InstructionsMix together and use this mixture as a base for recipes. Ideas: Meat Glaze: Glaze meats (beef, etc.) with Honey Aronia Concentrate mix Sparkling Aronia Drink (serving size: 1 glass): 1/3 c. Honey Aronia Concentrate mix, 2/3 c. unsweetenedContinue Reading