Recipes

Fall CSA Week 7/Kale/Tomatoes

Slow Cooker Tomato, Kale and Quinoa Soup

1 cup uncooked quinoa, rinsed 2 cans diced tomatoes (or diced fresh tomatoes) 1 can white beans, drained and rinsed 1 onion, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 TSP dried oregano 1/2 TSP dried basil 1/4 TSP dried rosemary 1/4 TSP dried thyme 4 cups vegetable broth 1 lb kale, coarsely chopped salt and pepper to taste Place quinoa, tomatoes,…

Beets/CSA Recipes Week 14/Kale

Beet Pesto Pizza with Kale and Goat Cheese

For the Pizza: 1 thin pizza crust 1 cup beet pesto 2 cups kale leaves, thinly sliced 1 ½ cups mozzarella cheese, grated 2 ounces goat cheese For the Beet Pesto: 1 large beet, chopped and roasted 3 cloves garlic, roughly chopped ½ cup walnuts or pine nuts ½ cup parmesan cheese, grated ½ cup olive oil 2 TBSP lemon…

CSA Recipes Week 13/Kale/Potatoes

Spicy Sausage and Kale Soup

1 lb spicy italian sausage 1 tbsp olive oil 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, diced 4 cups chicken broth 3 large potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced 3 cups chopped kale 1 1/2 cups cream or milk salt and pepper to taste Heat a large pot over medium heat. Cook italian sausage and break into small pieces while cooking. After 5-6…

CSA Recipes Week 13/Kale/Recipes/Squash

Kale & Roasted Delicata Squash Salad

1 delicata squash 1 TBSP olive oil 1/2 TSP salt and pepper 8 cups stripped and torn kale leaves ½ cup balsamic vinaigrette dressing ½ cup crumbled fresh goat cheese ½ cup dried cranberries 2/3 cup pecans 1 TSP sugar Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Coat a large baking sheet with cooking spray. Cut the squash in half lengthwise and…

CSA Recipes Week 5/Kale

Kale Caesar Salad

2 cups chopped fresh kale 2 cups chopped fresh romaine lettuce 2 cups croutons ¾ cup grated parmesan cheese Caesar dressing (about 1 cup) ½ lime Add the kale, romaine, croutons and Parmesan to a large bowl. Drizzle in Caesar dressing and toss to combine. Squeeze lime juice into salad. Serve immediately. Note: Halved cherry tomatoes are optional!

Greens/Kale/Swiss Chard/Uncategorized

Spicy Collard Greens

2 lbs collard greens * 5 slices thick bacon diced (smoked, no nitrates) 1 large onion diced 3/4 cup chicken broth 3 tablespoons cider vinegar 1 tablespoon brown sugar – or honey 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes ½ teaspoon tabasco or other hot sauce Salt and pepper *I used turnip greens, Swiss chard and some red cabbage that had been…

Beef/Cabbage/Carrots/Chicken/Herbs/Kale/Pork

Asian soup with loads of veg.

It’s amazing how much cabbage you can thinly slice and pop into a soup. Take your leftover turkey or chicken bones from Christmas.  Put in a pot, cover with water by 3 inches, let simmer for about 12 hours.  Remove the bones and voila, you have the base for a soup. Into this add in about 4 tbsp coconut amino…

Kale

Washing Kale (Video)

A short video of Erin demonstrating the techniques of kale washing!! http://youtu.be/F-LxUuiQLBA

Greens/Herbs/Kale

Jennifer’s green kale smoothie!

A generous customer named Jennifer has suggested this wonderful smoothie to use up your kale! Thanks Jennifer! Green smoothie: Frozen chopped up green apple (about a small apple’s worth) About a cup of chopped up kale About half a cup of parsley or 5ish mint leaves (whichever herb you choose ends up being the dominant flavour) A banana Chia…

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