Winter Soup au Pistou

(Recipe courtesy ofΒ 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 … More Winter Soup au Pistou

Sunchoke Soup

Originally posted on kailyard kitchen:
Sunchokes are like the secret agents of the vegetable world. They go by many names (Jerusalem artichokes – though they are not from Jerusalem nor are they artichokes, sunroots, earth apples, and topinambour) and easily blend in with many vegetables thanks to their mild nature. These tubers are a close…

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

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. πŸ˜‰ 2 d’anjou pears, peeled, halved, and cored 1 cup water 1 tablespoon dried chamomile blossoms (if … More Fall Session: Week 5 Recipe (Chamomile Poached Pears)

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