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Spinach: Spun up!

Spinach: Spun up!

Jun 17, 2021
Local spinach is in season right now, and you should *absolutely* be eating it, but we can't blame you if you're sick of salad, so here ya go: whole page...
Rad Recipes You Didn't Know You Needed

Rad Recipes You Didn't Know You Needed

Jun 17, 2021
Everyone recognizes a radish, but this brassica typically falls far behind in consumption to its cousins like kale, cabbage and even brussel sprouts because of the perception around its preparation!...
Change it up with Cherries!

Change it up with Cherries!

Jun 12, 2021
Beautiful California and Washington Cherries have hit the market!  We’ve made some sweet and savoury magic with these little summer gems...     CHERRY AND RICOTTA "BRUSCHETTA"   Ingredients: 1...
Bean there, done that? Try these fresh takes on the lovable legumes.

Bean there, done that? Try these fresh takes on the lovable legumes.

May 28, 2021
  Tahini + Cumin Green Beans Deep, nutty tahini elevates the richness of this dish, while the zesty lemon and garlic are grounded out with the addition of earthy cumin! This dish has...
Asparagus Season Recipes!

Asparagus Season Recipes!

May 21, 2021
The tender spears of spring have began to burst through the soil, and there's no better time to explore the range of this early riser. Did you know that asparagus grows...

Free range chicken soup stock

Stock from your free range chicken

So you've roasted your free range chicken. If you like to make soup, you'll have kept the bones. I always serve my roast chicken sliced up and off the bone. I take all of the bones from the roasted bird, including the neck, and put them in a freezer safe container and freeze them until future use. When I'm in a soup making mood, things become simple. I take out my bag of bones from the freezer, put them in a pot, cover the bones with water, and simmer for about 3 hours. I like to keep a bit of meat on the bones for added density to the broth. After you have boiled your bones for the required time, let it cool, fish out all of those bones that are in the pot and VOILA. You have the best base for a hearty chicken soup. Especially if serving soup to little ones, be certain that you have removed all of those small bones that may be left in the broth. Simple non?