Unpacking and Storing Your Greens and Herbs

Unpacking and Storing Your Greens and Herbs

The vegetables and fruit are harvested early in the day from the fields and greenhouses and brought in to be chilled, rinsed and packed.  Maintaining the cold chain is important for keeping the produce fresh.  Once you pick up your CSA share, getting the share home...

Roasted Vegetable Salad from Salt, Fat, Acid and Heat

I love this recipe because I believe that cooking a bunch of vegetables is one of the most luxurious things you can do for someone. And I love showing people that simple, humble ingredients can be extraordinarily delicious. Swap options: In the winter substitute...

Cantaloupe Gazpacho

1 cantaloupe seeded and chopped 1 to 2 cucumbers (if the cantaloupe is large use 2) seeded and chopped 1/2 cup finely chopped red onion 1/3 to 2/3 cups of water.  This is for consistency- increase as needed. Juice and zest of 2 limes 2 teaspoonfuls of salt 1/2 cup of...

Melon Salsa

3 cups cantaloupe (or watermelon) small dice 1 and 1/2 cups cucumber seeded and diced small 1/2 cup of finely chopped red onion 1/2 cup chopped cilantro or parsley (mint also works well) 1 jalapeno seeds remove finely chopped (want more heat add an additional one or a...