Featured Item–Delicata Squash This week I am out of the country and will not be going to the farm. Nor was I able to learn of the distribution line up for this week, so I am linking you to a past post on delicata squash since it seems it is an item some folks are […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Driving around this morning I was in awe at the beauty of fall all around me. Yet the feeling is bittersweet as I realize how much is lost as we move into this incredibly gorgeous season. The tomatoes and flowers and most summer crops are just about gone, but there is still plenty of sage […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Simply Fresh by Julie Wern Week 18–Tatsoi
I was so excited to see broccoli at the farm today. Broccoli is one of those vegetables that are loved by everyone, including kids. I came right home and made a warming soup with the broccoli stems and the beautiful leeks we have been receiving lately (see recipe below). I was reminded again how using […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Simply Fresh by Julie Wern
My CSA week This past week I had a hard time getting to the farm. When Saturday came around and I still couldn’t get there I had to send my husband instead. What an adventure for him–his first CSA pick up experience! Never mind that he picked the husk cherries off the vine (alas they […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Simply Fresh by Julie Wern
CSA Tip—Another idea for mature arugula Last week I discussed ideas for using more mature arugula leaves. I came across an intriguing recipe this week in the new Bon Appetit (October 2013) called arugula salsa verde (http://www.bonappetit.com/recipe/arugula-salsa-verde) It is similar to a pesto, but with a bit more zest. Try it in soups/stews or with […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Simply Fresh by Julie Wern
Happy Fall to fellow CSA members!! The summer produce is almost gone and we are now enjoying some wonderful fall crops. For some of you, these items may be new and unfamiliar. I have heard that folks have been asking about Delicata squash, as it is making its first appearance in the distribution this week. […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Simply Fresh by Julie Wern–Special Edition–Delicata Squash
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