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Summer Food Box - September 22

Your SECOND LAST

Summer Food Box list!

Gourmet Produce Food Box

to Receive a Minimum of 11 of the Following 13 Items

Acorn Squash - Spray Free

Acorn Squash is from Jonathan 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 herb-roasted parmesan acorn squash recipe! 

Green Onions - Spray Free

Scallions come from Jonathan Farms. Store in a tall glass of water in the fridge or even just in a bag for 1-2 weeks. These are regrowing plants so you can chop off the bottom of the onion and plant it in soil and it will start to grow out the top. Chop them up and sprinkle on top of every salad, add to a creamy dip, baked biscuit, or potato salad for a fresh green flavour. 

You can sauté your carrots from the box and add in these green onions. You can also use these as the star of this creamy green onion dip because everyone loves a fresh dip! 

White Carrots - Organic

 

White Carrots are from Wild Earth Farms. Store in the fridge for 2 weeks or more. They can be sliced and made into a veggie tray or used for snacking. They're also great roasted in the oven or sautéed with fennel and onion. 

Celery - Organic

Celery is from Blue Lagoon Organics. Wrap in a dry towel and place in a plastic bag or wrap tightly in foil and store in the crisper drawer of the refrigerator. It should keep for up to two weeks. For long-term storage, celery can be frozen.

Candy Cane Beets - Spray Free

Candy Cane Beets are from Wild Earth Farms. These served raw make a great addition to fresh salads. Just like regular red or yellow beets, they can also be boiled, steamed, roasted, sautéed and pickled. Remember not to skip the tasty greens—you can eat them too.

Candy Cane Beets pair well with goat or feta cheese. Try this marinated beet salad. 

Savoy Cabbage - Spray Free

Cabbage is from Wild Earth Farms. Savoy Cabbage leaves have the distinctively wrinkled appearance and can store well in a hydrator drawer. You can put the cabbage in a plastic bag to help retain moisture but it isn't totally necessary. If you use only a partial head, make sure to tightly wrap the remainder and put into the fridge.

Want the full cabbage experience? Try this savoy cabbage with almonds it's made with just a few simple ingredients.

Orange Carrots - Organic

Orange Carrots are from Oak Valley Farms. Store in the fridge in a bag or chop up and store in water in a container. These don't need to be peeled, just washed and cut up for raw snacking or a veggie platter.

Honey Garlic Butter Roasted Carrots are delicious! 

Russet Potatoes - Spray Free

Potatoes are from Wild Earth Farm. Russets are oblong in shape. These thick-skinned potatoes fall apart while cooking, and whip up fluffy and light. This makes them the ideal choice for mashing. Because they have a light, mealy texture, high-starch potatoes are the best baked potato. They can be kept in a pantry, basement or any cool, dry and dark place. 

Want to turn these potatoes into fries? This recipe uses the length of the russet potato to make the perfect garlicky fries. 

White Onions - Spray Free

 

These White Onions are from Wild Earth Farms. White onions are milder and crisper than yellow, which is why you might want to use them thinly sliced in a salad, chopped in pico de gallo or in other raw preparations. 

Baby Dill - Spray Free

 

Dill is from Blue Lagoon Organics. Baby dill is the young, tender stalks and leaves of the mature dill plant. Use this as you would regular dill. Store in a glass of water with the ends down or in a bag in the fridge for up to 2 weeks. Chop up and sprinkle on fish, in salads, make a veggie dip with sour cream and garlic scapes, or on roasted veggies. Add fresh dill to your new potatoes! 

Chard - Spray Free

Chard is from Jonathan Farms. Chard contains many nutrients as a vegetable such as potassium, vitamin A, vitamin K and folate. It's a leafy green vegetable that is related to beets and spinach. They have soft pliable leaves with a crunchy stem that can be chopped up and stir-fried. The leaves can be added to a salad or sautéed for an egg dish or mixed into mashed potatoes. 

Sauteer Swiss Chard using the onions from your box with some garlic is a great way to eat these this week! 

Fennel - Spray Free

Fennel is grown at Wild Earth Farms. Store the fennel in the fridge for about 1 week. This is a popular vegetable in Italian & Mediterranean cooking and has a black licorice sort of taste. You can eat both the bottom bulb and the fronds which look like dill. It's commonly found shaved thinly into a salad with mixed greens and arugula or they can be roasted with the beets. 

Cilantro - Spray Free

 

Cilantro is from Twin River Farms. Spice up your sour cream. Chopped cilantro can be stirred in with sour cream and then used to top chili, soups, and stews. It's most commonly added just before a dish is served or as a garnish on top because heat diminishes its flavour. 

Cilantro goes well with so many things especially added to your chicken dishes. Try this easy cilantro lime chicken using boneless chicken thighs however, you can substitute any chicken into this that you have. 

Full Produce Food Box

to Receive a Minimum of 7 of the Following 9 Items

Head Lettuce - Spray Free

Head lettuce is from Jonathan Farms. It's enjoyed for its mild flavor and crispness. It's a delicious addition to salads and perfect for lettuce wraps. Store lettuce in the refrigerator's crisper wrapped in a damp paper towel and sealed in a bag. The leaves will absorb moisture from the towel and you can replace it if the leaves become soggy. Iceberg lettuce should keep for four to five days before it begins to wilt.

Green Bell Peppers - Spray Free

Green Peppers are from Jonathan Farms. The green bell pepper is a sweet pepper picked before ripening. As it ripens, the fruit turns yellow, orange, and then red. Refrigerate peppers, unwashed, in a plastic bag in the vegetable drawer. Keep them dry, as moisture will eventually cause them to rot.

Simple is sometimes better - especially with great local produce. Roasting bell peppers is a great way to enhance the flavour. 

Acorn Squash - Spray Free

Acorn Squash is from Jonathan 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 herb-roasted parmesan acorn squash recipe! 

Green Onions - Spray Free

Scallions come from Jonathan Farms. Store in a tall glass of water in the fridge or even just in a bag for 1-2 weeks. These are regrowing plants so you can chop off the bottom of the onion and plant it in soil and it will start to grow out the top. Chop them up and sprinkle on top of every salad, add to a creamy dip, baked biscuit, or potato salad for a fresh green flavour. 

You can sauté your carrots from the box and add in these green onions. You can also use these as the star of this creamy green onion dip because everyone loves a fresh dip! 

 

White Carrots - Organic

White Carrots are from Wild Earth Farms. Store in the fridge for 2 weeks or more. They can be sliced and made into a veggie tray or used for snacking. They're also great roasted in the oven or sautéed with fennel and onion. 

Candy Cane Beets - Spray Free

Candy Cane Beets are from Wild Earth Farms. These served raw make a great addition to fresh salads. Just like regular red or yellow beets, they can also be boiled, steamed, roasted, sautéed and pickled. Remember not to skip the tasty greens—you can eat them too.

Candy Cane Beets pair well with goat or feta cheese. Try this marinated beet salad. 

Orange Carrots - Organic

Orange Carrots are from Oak Valley Farms. Store in the fridge in a bag or chop up and store in water in a container. These don't need to be peeled, just washed and cut up for raw snacking or a veggie platter.

Honey Garlic Butter Roasted Carrots are delicious! 

Russet Potatoes - Spray Free

Potatoes are from Wild Earth Farm. Russets are oblong in shape. These thick-skinned potatoes fall apart while cooking, and whip up fluffy and light. This makes them the ideal choice for mashing. Because they have a light, mealy texture, high-starch potatoes are the best baked potato. They can be kept in a pantry, basement or any cool, dry and dark place. 

Want to turn these potatoes into fries? This recipe uses the length of the russet potato to make the perfect garlicky fries. 

White Onions - Spray Free

 

These White Onions are from Wild Earth Farms. White onions are milder and crisper than yellow, which is why you might want to use them thinly sliced in a salad, chopped in pico de gallo or in other raw preparations. 

Half Produce Food Box

to Receive a Minimum of 6 of the Following 8 Items

Acorn Squash - Spray Free

Acorn Squash is from Jonathan 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 herb-roasted parmesan acorn squash recipe! 

Green Onions - Spray Free

Scallions come from Jonathan Farms. Store in a tall glass of water in the fridge or even just in a bag for 1-2 weeks. These are regrowing plants so you can chop off the bottom of the onion and plant it in soil and it will start to grow out the top. Chop them up and sprinkle on top of every salad, add to a creamy dip, baked biscuit, or potato salad for a fresh green flavour. 

You can sauté your carrots from the box and add in these green onions. You can also use these as the star of this creamy green onion dip because everyone loves a fresh dip! 

White Carrots - Organic

White Carrots are from Wild Earth Farms. Store in the fridge for 2 weeks or more. They can be sliced and made into a veggie tray or used for snacking. They're also great roasted in the oven or sautéed with fennel and onion. 

Candy Cane Beets - Spray Free

Candy Cane Beets are from Wild Earth Farms. These served raw make a great addition to fresh salads. Just like regular red or yellow beets, they can also be boiled, steamed, roasted, sautéed and pickled. Remember not to skip the tasty greens—you can eat them too.

Candy Cane Beets pair well with goat or feta cheese. Try this marinated beet salad. 

Orange Carrots - Organic

Orange Carrots are from Oak Valley Farms. Store in the fridge in a bag or chop up and store in water in a container. These don't need to be peeled, just washed and cut up for raw snacking or a veggie platter.

Honey Garlic Butter Roasted Carrots are delicious! 

Russet Potatoes - Spray Free

Potatoes are from Wild Earth Farm. Russets are oblong in shape. These thick-skinned potatoes fall apart while cooking, and whip up fluffy and light. This makes them the ideal choice for mashing. Because they have a light, mealy texture, high-starch potatoes are the best baked potato. They can be kept in a pantry, basement or any cool, dry and dark place. 

Want to turn these potatoes into fries? This recipe uses the length of the russet potato to make the perfect garlicky fries. 

White Onions - Spray Free

 

These White Onions are from Wild Earth Farms. White onions are milder and crisper than yellow, which is why you might want to use them thinly sliced in a salad, chopped in pico de gallo or in other raw preparations. 

 

Cilantro - Spray Free

 

Cilantro is from Twin River Farms. Spice up your sour cream. Chopped cilantro can be stirred in with sour cream and then used to top chili, soups, and stews. It's most commonly added just before a dish is served or as a garnish on top because heat diminishes its flavour. 

Cilantro goes well with so many things especially added to your chicken dishes. Try this easy cilantro lime chicken using boneless chicken thighs however, you can substitute any chicken into this that you have.