Gardening Partners

of Dickson County

photo of grapes

December Silver Spoon

December Silver Spoon

Red & Green Grape Salad

2# seedless red grapes

2# seedless green grapes

Wash and remove grapes from stem.  Allow to dry.

8 oz cream cheese (softened)

2 c grated Colby-Jack Cheese

1 c sour cream

½ c granulated sugar

Mix these 4 ingredients together in a large bowl.


½ c packed brown sugar

1 c broken pecans

Mix together in a small bowl.

– Add grapes to cheese/sour cream mixture and combine to cover the grapes.

– Pour into 8×13 glass dish.

– Sprinkle with topping mix.

– Cover with Saran Wrap and refrigerate for 24 hours.


Judy Stewart

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How to sow sweet pea seeds in the winter

How to sow sweet pea seeds in the winter

Sarah shows you how to sow sweet pea seeds in the winter for more productive plants in the summer months. Using her favourites ‘Prince Edward of York’ and ‘Matucana’, she shows you how she uses rootrainers for more successful growth.

For more info:   Please note the differences in climate and zones.