The Ins and Outs of Fennel

The Ins and Outs of Fennel

The Ins and Out of Fennel Fennel is a versatile vegetable where all of it can be used in cooking- the bulbs, stalks, and fronds. The bulb is firm, crisp, and creamy white with a licorice flavor and scent.  The flavor and scent is strongest when the vegetable is eaten...
Spigariello

Spigariello

Spigariello, in addition to being fun to pronounce it is a green that is part of the broccoli family.  It is considered a dark green but its taste is more delicate than broccoli rabe.  The leaves are softer than both kale and broccoli rabe, closer to spinach.  It...
Garlic Scape and Arugula Pesto

Garlic Scape and Arugula Pesto

This is great on pasta, pizzas, sandwiches, and as a salad dressing when whisked with some white wine vinegar.    Ingredients   2 bunches garlic scapes, roughly chopped and flower heads discarded 1 large bunch arugula, roughly chopped and any tough stems removed 1/2...