Category Archives: Garlic

Fresh Garlic

Unless you grow your own garlic or belong to a CSA you may never have seen or eaten fresh garlic. Garlic you buy or that you will get in the next few weeks is dried (cured) for about 2 or … Continue reading

Posted in 2020, Garlic, Recipes

Pea Shoot and Green Garlic Pesto

I love Pesto!! I love Pesto made from almost anything green. Arugula,  Collards, Sorrel, and of course Basil. This week I wanted some pesto and it is too early for basil and I ate my arugula so I found myself … Continue reading

Posted in 2020, Garlic, Peas, Recipes | 2 Comments

Vegetable Carbonara

I posted a recipe for Carbonara last year. I make it so often I thought I would re-post it to show how versatile basic preparations and recipes can be. This time I used up all my vegetable and mushroom odds and … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, Broccoli, Eggs, Garlic, Greens, Miscellany, Peas, Recipes

Green Garlic Toast

I saw this recipe on another CSA news letter and knew I had to make it.  I love compound butters  (scroll down about halfway on that page to see ideas on compound butters) and I love green garlic. This was so … Continue reading

Posted in 2019, Garlic, Recipes

Easy Green Garlic and Greens Risotto

This is a really easy one dish meal or side dish. I think this is every bit as good as risotto made on the stove that you stand over and stir for a half an hour and that takes several … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Garlic, Recipes

The Farm in Miniature

Happy Spring Everyone! I wanted to share some photos from the farm. We are gearing up to plant like there is no tomorrow.  I spent a couple hours weeding the delicious garlic that will make an appearance in your CSA … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Farm, Garlic, Spinach | 1 Comment

Harvesting Garlic Scapes and Grilled Garlic Scape Pesto

“What are garlic scapes”? We are asked this question at CSA pickup and at the Market probably more than any other question I can think of. The scape is the part of the garlic plant that is trying to bud. … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Garlic, Recipes | 1 Comment

Green Garlic

What do I do with Green Garlic? Being in a CSA opens you up to vegetables you sometimes have never encountered. For new CSA members green garlic is often one of those vegetables. Green garlic is young garlic that has … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Garlic, Recipes | 1 Comment

Garlic as a Vegetable

There is quite a bit of folklore surrounding garlic, touting it’s health benefits and even it’s ability to ward off vampires. Regardless of whatever magical powers it may possess- real or imagined, let’s talk about garlic it is most simple … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Farm, Garlic, Recipes

Cauli-Power Sauce

Every so often I see a recipe or idea trending on food blogs turning up again and again. I have seen several variations of this cauliflower based sauce on several food blogs. I have made it a few times and every … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Cauliflower, Garlic, Recipes | 7 Comments