Without A Recipe: Potatoes This starchy tuber is a ubiquitous staple vegetable that’s been the heart of classic comfort meals at so many family gatherings. Whether it’s those famous buttery mashed potatoes, homemade hash browns, or the creamiest potatoes au gratin, everyone seems Read on!
Without a Recipe: Sweet Corn As the days get longer, sweet corn arrives on the scene, and there are so many ways to enjoy it. Boiled, steamed, roasted, and even raw, with the sweet kernels shaved off into a crunchy Read on!
Quick Combos: Cooking with Greens, Corn, Sweet Potatoes, Cinnamon Apples, Radish Vinaigrette A note on greens: Fall and winter greens are extremely flexible ingredients – they can all be sauteed, stir-fried, braised, or eaten raw. When switching out greens Read on!
Quick Combos: Apples, Radishes, Greens, Sweet Potatoes, Lettuce Apples Make a quick apple chutney to enjoy with grilled meats or braised greens and rice. Dice 2 apples and combine in a saucepan with 1 Tbs water, 2 minced shallots, 2 Read on!
Quick Combos: Sorrel, Pea Shoots, Creamer Peas, Butternut Squash, Red Potatoes, Summer Squash Sorrel The lemony flavor of sorrel is fantastic with potatoes–make a quick soup by sautéing onions and garlic in a little butter, then add sliced new Read on!
Knowing our Winter Squash, even in August The term winter squash is a bit of a misnomer: Harvested in Texas throughout the summer, these hardy vegetables are typically seen in the Fall and keep well throughout the winter months. Chances are, you’ve Read on!
Quick Combos: Sweet Potatoes, Creamer Peas, Okra, Spaghetti Squash, Potatoes For quick combos this week, try braised creamer peas, baked sweet potatoes, okra fritters, spaghetti squash & herbs, and smashed potatoes…yes, smashed! Slow down and enjoy these long summer days with friends and family. Read on!
Pantry Staples for Quick Meals When we get credit for being able to throw together delicious meals with very little effort, it’s our pantry that made it possible. With a few good staples and a trick or two up our sleeve, Read on!
Fresh Vegetables Artichokes Keep artichokes refrigerated (32-36°F), storing in a perforated plastic bag to retain moisture. Steam and serve with browned butter and vinaigrette for dipping. Arugula Keep arugula refrigerated (32-36°F), stored in a perforated plastic bag, away from fruits Read on!