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June 2014

Try an Authentic Florida Staycation

Want to stay close to home? Consider an Authentic Florida staycation….

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June 2014

Florida Tomato-Ricotta Tart

I love Florida tomatoes, especially when they are in season. This super flavorful tart is fast, simple and good with almost any main dish.

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May 2014

Salt Water Cures Everything

My Florida mom had many “mom’isms”

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May 2014

Fresh Florida Blueberry and Peach Cobbler

When fresh Florida blueberries and peaches are in season, this fruit cobbler is as good as it gets – just like grandma would have made.

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April 2014

Florida Orange Pound Cake

As the citrus season wraps up, Authentic Florida whips up an old favorite, Orange Pound Cake.

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March 2014

Picking Florida Oranges

The Florida orange season will be coming to a close soon, so it’s time to pick your favorite citrus or visit your local grove

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February 2014

Simply Divine Tangerine Pudding

Nothing tastes like Florida more than citrus – especially this sweet, tangy divine dessert

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February 2014

Authentic Florida Strawberry Jam

Looking for a special way to say “I love you” from Florida? Strawberries are in season and Valentine’s Day is a great time to create a special gift

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February 2014

Authentic Florida Voted Best Food Blog

Authentic Florida, created by Sarasota native Robin Draper was recently voted Best Food Blog by the 2014 Florida Bloggers Conference in Orlando.

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January 2014

Florida Carrot, Orange and Ginger Soup

Time for some hot soup? Try this Florida Carrot, Orange and Ginger soup, a flavorful combination of veggies and citrus using fresh Florida ingredients.

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