FALL FOOD BOX - November 17th
Full Produce Box
Full Produce Shares will Receive a Minimum of 7 of the Following 9 Items:
Green Acorn Squash - Spray Free
Acorn Squash is from John Abrams Farms. It's mildly sweet with a light orange flesh. Cut into wedges and roast, you can top with chilli lime cilantro sauce. You can also eat the skin of acorn squash if you roast in moist heat. Try cutting it in half, removing the seeds and stuff with whatever you like - bake until it's done.
Try this Baked Acorn Squash with Brown Sugar - it's sweet and delicious!
Frozen Manitoba Peas - Spray Free
Frozen Manitoba Peas are from Covenant Farms. Thaw them and use as you would regular peas.
This is the perfect side for your dinner - Italian Peas Recipe.
Red Kuri Squash - Spray Free
Red Kuri Squash is grown by Jeff at Wild Earth Farm. Store in the pantry, a cool basement or on the counter for a couple months or more. This bright orange teardrop-shaped squash also has a bright orange sweet flesh.
Who says you can't use squash in a salad? Try this Roasted Red Kuri Squash Salad. Even if you don't want to use all the ingredients you can get inspired to create your own.
Kennebec Potatoes - Spray Free
Onions - Spray Free
Onions are from Wild Earth Farms. Whole onions and shallots are best stored in a cool, dry, dark and well-ventilated room. Ideal places include the pantry, cellar, basement or garage. Peeled onions can be stored in the fridge for 10–14 days, while sliced or cut onions can be refrigerated for 7–10 days.
Celery Root - Spray Free
Beefsteak Tomatoes - Spray Free
Tomatoes are from Greenland Gardens. Store on the counter or in the fridge for 1-2 weeks. They're nice large tomatoes, free from the blemishes that wind and rain induce. Perfect to slice for toasted tomato sandwiches, burgers, or veggie pizza. Dice up to add to a chili or stew, or make tomato basil bruschetta.
Microgreens - Spray Free
Microgreens are from Sweet Prairie Greens. These Pea Shoots are sweet, crisp, crunchy, and taste delicious, like young snow peas. Put them in everything and garnish your pizza, pasta, salads, soups with them.
You can actually cook with micro greens instead of just a garnish. Try this Stir Fried Pea Shoots with Garlic.