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Freezing Asparagus for the Winter!

May 09, 2019
You can pickle or can asparagus for the winter, but I am much much too lazy for such things.  I'll freeze asparagus as it takes next to no effort. It's...

Sue's Fiddlehead or Asparagus Pasta

May 09, 2019
You have to love our customers.  They love food and cooking as much as I do, and they SHARE their recipes!! Here is Sue's fiddlehead pasta Sue’s Fiddlehead Pasta 2...

Asparagus Chevre Toast...an easy party pleaser

May 09, 2019
Grill your local asparagus as per my "Asparagus on the BBQ" recipe. Take one sliced ciabatta loaf from our bakery. Brush one side of the ciabatta with grape seed oil. ...

Asparagus on the BBQ

May 09, 2019
The only way I will eat asparagus is on the BBQ.  We make this dish at least 3 times a week during asparagus season. Heat your grill to high, then...

Erin's pasta sauce with frozen tomatoes.

May 09, 2019
This is how I make up my pasta in the winter.  Its fresh taste brings a blast of summer memories back. An hour or two before supper get 6 tomatoes...

Last CSA pick up of 2014

Down vests.  All of our staff are coming into work wearing down vests these days.   This chilly October weather is reminding us that it's time to pack up shop before the water pipes burst and we spend an abhorrent amount of money to heat our poorly insulated building. If you're feeling the same way, this week's CSA is for you.  Time for warming comfort foods.       Full shares to receive a minimum of 9 of the following items Bunch radish (spray free) Cherry tomatoes, spray free 1 hot peter pepper ...Yes, it really is called a Peter pepper :) sunchokes, organic  Sunchokes are the tuber of a wild variety of sunflower.  They are also called Jerusalem Artichokes.  You can eat the tuber raw, boiled and mashed, roasted or turned into soups.  They are a perennial plant in Manitoba and so if you plant some, they will come back year after year...whether you want them to or not.  See post here. celeriac, organic  Here's more information on Celeriac. onions, organic 1 acorn squash, spray free 1 butternut squash, spray free carrots, organic garlic, spray free potatoes, organic   Half share to contain a minimum of 6 of the following items 1 bunch radish, spray free sunchokes, organic onions, organic 1 acorn squash, spray free 1 butternut squash, spray free carrots, organic potatoes, organic A few half shares received Peter peppers.  Remember, they're hot!!