Category: Recipies

Sweet and Sour Cabbage with Smoked Pork Chops

Sweet and Sour Cabbage with Smoked Pork Chops

Here’s a delicious recipe from the “Simply Organic” cookbook that combines the onion and cabbage from our summer CSA shares with precooked pork chops and a honey dijon sauce.  Try it out!

Orzo Salad with Heirloom Tomatoes and Herbs

Orzo Salad with Heirloom Tomatoes and Herbs

Here’s another great recipe found on epicurious.com.  This is simple way use up your abundant summer tomato shares.  Heirloom tomatoes don’t keep fresh for as long as store bought tomatoes, but they taste so much...

Soupe Au Pistou

Soupe au Pistou

From an old (2001!) Cuisine Magazine recipe, this French garden soup makes 10 cups and is perfect as we transition into Fall. Pistou is the French version of Italian pesto, which should be made...

Roasted Eggplant and Feta Dip

Roasted Eggplant and Feta Dip

From the Jul/Aug 2012 issue of Eating Well magazine, this recipe made the “best appetizer” recipe of the last 10 years. The recipe as described serves 12, ¼ cup servings, as an appetizer.  Serve with toasted pita crisps...

Bhindi Masala

Bhindi Masala

Bhindi (okra) is a staple in Indian cuisine. This recipe for Bhindi Masala comes from Slate Magazine. If you were scarred by stewed okra as a child, you might be wary of overcooking your...

Guingambó Guisado (Stewed Okra)

Guingambó Guisado (Stewed Okra)

Okra has a rich history in southern and Caribbean cooking.  This recipe found on the Hot, Cheap, and Easy food blog is a classic Puerto Rican okra stew made with ham (you can also substitute bacon!)....

Sautéed Green Beans with Garlic and Tomato

Sautéed Green Beans with Garlic and Tomato

This delicious recipe is from Serving up the Harvest, by Andrea Chesman, a cookbook that is chock-full of great seasonal recipes.  It’s perfect for summer CSA shares that include abundant beans and tomatoes.  Serves 4.

Savory Melon Salad

Savory Melon Salad

Melons can do more than dessert or smoothies!  Although there is a bit of cutting involved, this savory melon salad makes for a refreshing change from the traditional sautéed side dishes we whip up every...

Three Cheese Tomato Tart

Three Cheese Tomato Tart

This recipe is basically a Southern spin on pizza (just add mayo.)  A flaky pie crust, a cheddar and mayonnaise blend, and juicy garden tomatoes.  Found on thekitchn.com food blog, this is one of...

Rustic Homemade Pizza Sauce

Rustic Homemade Pizza Sauce

You can turn almost any of your extra CSA veggies into toppings on a homemade pizza.  From the Cooking Close to Home cookbook, this simple, chunky, sauce yields about 3½ cups, enough for 3, 16-inch pizzas.  It...