Tomatillos

Tomatillos

Tomatillos are members of the nightshade family and are technically a fruit.  They come in varying shades of green to yellow-green and look like an unripe tomato wrapped in a paper husk.Tomatillos...

Napa Cabbage

Napa Cabbage

Napa Cabbage (or Chinese Cabbage as it is sometimes called) is a member of the brassica family.  It is refreshing and crunchy, perfect for a salad green substitute or slaw.  It can also stand up...

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...

Poblano Peppers

Poblano Peppers

Poblanos are a dark green, mildly spicy pepper, less spicy than a jalapeno pepper.  A good description of them is a fruity pepper with a kick.  Frequently the peppers are roasted then added to dips,...

Daikon Radish

Daikon radish is Japanese in origin and a member of the Brassica family along with broccoli, cabbage, and brussel sprouts to name a few.  The daikon radish is mild tasting and very versatile...

Frozen Apple Pie Filling

Frozen Apple Pie Filling

This is a great use for extra apples you make get in your CSA share as well as at Pick-Your-Own. Having the centers or guts of the apple pies and crisps ready to go is also a time saver later in the...