Category Archives: Salads

Brown Butter Tomatoes and Corn

Last year a CSA member (hi Merrill!) told me she made a dish that knocked her socks off, it was just tomatoes and brown butter. I thought about it a few times and never made it until yesterday. Oh, my. … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Recipes, Salads, Tomatoes

Potato and Green Bean Gribiche, Mexican Street Corn, and Fresh Corn Polenta

I made these dishes with my wonderful CSA bounty. They are all super simple, with only a few pantry ingredients and the CSA vegetables we have. These all were so good I wanted to share them. Gribiche sauce is French … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Beans, Corn, Potatoes, Recipes, Salads | 1 Comment

Corn, Bean and Barley Salad

  I made this for a neighborhood potluck we had this weekend and it was a big hit. Even my husband said ‘this salad is really, really good’. He’s never said that about a salad-ever. He is meat and potatoes … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Beans, Corn, Recipes, Salads | 2 Comments

Kale Caesar Salad

Last week I posted one of my favorite ‘go-to’ meals. So I thought why not post another? I make this dressing and salad so often I have my ingredients and notes on making it taped on the inside of my … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Kale, Recipes, Salads | 2 Comments

Beets Stewed in Wine (a warm beet salad)

Boy is this a tasty way to cook beets. Stewing beets in wine brings out the earthy rich flavor of the beets. I usually roast beets in the oven, however, as hot as it has been I didn’t want to … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Beets, Recipes, Salads | 1 Comment

Kohlrabi Turnip Salad with Tahini Dressing

If you aren’t familiar with kohlrabi you might want to have a quick look here. Basically kohlrabi is a brassica that taste like a tender peeled broccoli stem and the texture is more like an apple. If you haven’t had … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Kohlrabi, Recipes, Salads, Turnips

Tokyo Bekana Rice Bowl Slaw

Tokyo Bekana is a new crop here at Red Wagon. Tokyo Bekana is an Asian green (obviously) with really tender leafy greens and crisp ribs much like bok choi. To store this green, wrap it loosely in a plastic bag … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Bok Choy, Greens, Recipes, Salads, Turnips | 2 Comments

Roasted Chilies Salad Dressing

I wasn’t going to post this recipe for the sole reason I couldn’t get a decent picture of the dressing or of even one of the salads I made with the dressing. Turns out roasted chilies aren’t photogenic in the … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Peppers, Recipes, Salads | 1 Comment

Water-mule cocktail, and Corn Tomato Salad.

Happy Labor Day. I wanted to share a couple things I made this weekend with the CSA bounty we got last week. My favorite thing to do with watermelons is to juice them and make cocktails. Last year I posted … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Corn, Farm, Melon, Newsletter, Recipes, Salads, Tomatoes

The Perfect Kale Chip Recipe: Guest CSA Member Recipe

Hi CSA Members: Today I’d like to post a guest recipe from one of our CSA Members, Laura McCall. She has perfected the Kale Chip, a fun and easy way to transform your kales into a delicious snack.  Here is … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Kale, Recipes, Salads