Parsnip and Endive Salad with Citrus

(Recipe courtesy of Heather, Kailyard Kitchen) Parsnip and Endive Salad with Citrus While parsnips are usually roasted, they have a mild, sweet flavor that can be enjoyed raw. This refreshing salad would be a great accompaniment to a heartier main course or could stand alone for a light lunch. 1 pound parsnips, peeled 1 pound endives, […]

Winter Soup au Pistou

(Recipe courtesy of Heather, Kailyard Kitchen)   Winter Soupe au Pistou This is a variation of a classic French soup traditionally made with summer vegetables and pesto. I’ve mixed things up a bit to reflect the flavors of winter. 4 tablespoons olive oil 1 onion, small dice 1 large carrot, diced 1 celery stalk, diced 1 […]

Fall Session: Week 6 Box Contents

I’m so sorry for posting this a few days late!  There were some issues with a few items we ordered on Friday, so we were trying to finalize a more accurate box list to get it posted for you. Amazingly enough, we are now preparing for our fourth flood of the season – the fourth […]

Fall Session: Week 5 Recipe (Burdock, Beet, & Walnut Pilaf)

(Recipe courtesy of Heather, Kailyard Kitchen) Burdock, Beet, and Walnut Pilaf Here’s another option to utilize your burdock along with some of the other veg in this week’s box. A great side to go along with roasted chicken or a pork chop. 2 cups basmati rice 3 tablespoons butter 2 cipollini onions, finely diced 1 […]

Fall Session: Week 5 Recipe (Chamomile Poached Pears)

(Recipe & photo courtesy of Heather, Kailyard Kitchen) Chamomile Poached Pears I plan on enjoying these over my morning granola and yogurt, though I may deviate and use them to top a pound cake later in the week. 😉 2 d’anjou pears, peeled, halved, and cored 1 cup water 1 tablespoon dried chamomile blossoms (if […]

Fall Session: Week 5 Recipe (Burdock Syrup with Star Anise & Ginger)

(Recipe & photo courtesy of Heather, Kailyard Kitchen) Burdock Syrup with Star Anise and Ginger Burdock is a subtle, unusual ingredient that is often found in Asian markets where it is called gobo. I highly recommend using it the day you get it as it quickly becomes limp in the refrigerator. This is a simple […]