Recipes

Here are some of our favorite recipes. Enjoy!
Cucumber & Black Eyed Pea Salad
Ingredients 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 teaspoons chopped fresh oregano, or 1 teaspoon dried Freshly ground pepper to taste 4 cups peeled and diced cucumbers 1 14-ounce can black-eyed peas, rinsed 2/3 cup

Ham and Potato Casserole
Ingredients: 4 cups diced cooked potatoes 1 3/4 cups diced ham 1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper 1/4 cup chopped diced pimiento 3 tablespoons butter 3 tablespoons flour 1 1/2 cups milk 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese 1/2 teaspoon paprika

OVEN ROASTED RED POTATOES
2 lbs. red potatoes, washed and cut into 1 inch cubes1 tablespoon basil1 tablespoon thyme1/2 cup olive oil1 cup Parmesan cheese2 teaspoons seasoned saltpepper to taste Preheat oven to 425°F. Place potatoes in a casserole dish and drizzl

Thai Green Beans (Cooking Light Magazine)
1/2 pound fresh green beansVegetable cooking spray1 teaspoon vegetable oil1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms3 cloves garlic, minced3 tablespoons cold water1 1/2 teaspoons corn starch2 green onions, cut into 1 1/2 inch pieces1 tablespoon low sodium soy sauc

Bold and Spicy Beans With Butternut Squash and Apples
Flavorful mixed baked beans get a makeover for fall with the addition of roasted diced butternut squash and apples. Make these beans for a weekend meal, a party, or potluck, and serve with cornbread or dinner rolls.

BEEF NOODLE SOUP
2 lb. chuck beef (could substitute pork or chicken)1 soup bone3 qt. cold water3 carrots2 parsley roots & greens1 sm. kohlrabi or 1/4 head cabbage1 sm. onion1 potato3 tsp. salt12 whole black pepperEgg noodles Wash meat and bone. Cover wit

KOHLRABI-CARROT BAKE
2 c. cubed kohlrabi2 c. sliced carrots1/4 c. chopped onion2 tbsp. butter2 tbsp. flour1/2 tsp. saltDash of pepper1 1/2 c. milk1/4 c. parsley, snipped1 tbsp. lemon juice TOPPING: 3/4 c. soft bread crumbs1 tbsp. butter, melted Cook kohlrabi and carro
Products (Kohlrabi, Carrot, Parsley)

KOHLRABI HAM SOUFFLE
Try this for a new twist on your weekend brunch.

KOHLRABI & APPLE SLAW with CREAMY COLESLAW DRESSING
An easy side salad for a little change of pace.
Products (Kohlrabi, Mint, Cream)

Beets and Caramelized Onions with Feta
Active time: 20 min Start to finish: 45 min 2 tablespoons cider vinegar 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard (preferably whole-grain or coarse-grain) 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 3/4 teaspoon salt 5 tablespoons olive oil 1 lb onions (2 medium), quartered lengthwi
Products (Onion, Beet)

Summer Garden Ratatouille
2 onions (chopped) 4 cloves garlic (minced) 1 bay leaf Saute in 3 TBSP olive oil about 5 minutes. 1 medium eggplant (chopped) 1 1/2 TBSP fresh basil (chopped; or 2 tsp dried) 1 TBSP fresh rosemary (chopped; or 1 tsp dried) 1 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp fres

Roasted Eggplant Cilantro Dip
2 medium eggplants (peeled, cut into 1-inch cubes) Soak in a bowl of cold water for 20 minutes. Drain. Place in a single layer on a baking pan. 2-3 cloves garlic (peeled) 1 TBSP olive oil Add to baking pan. Stir to coat eggplant with oil and spr

Green Enchiladas
3 poblano peppers Roast and peel. Scrape out seeds. 3-4 tomatillos 1/2 cup water Remove and discard dry husks, cut tomatillos into quarters and place in microwaveable bowl with water. Microwave on full power until tender, 3-4 minutes. (Tomatillos

Cucumber Salsa
This fresh and crisp recipe for salsa combines sour cream, yogrut, and fresh herbs with chopped cucumbers. Serve it with grilled fish, or with taco chips for dipping. INGREDIENTS: 1 cup sour cream 1 cup plain lowfat yogurt 1/4 cup chopped parsley 1/4

Morroccan Eggplant Dip
Ingredients: 1 large (about 1-1/2 pounds) eggplant 3 Tablespoons olive oil One 8-ounce can tomato sauce 2 cloves garlic, minced or pressed 1 green pepper, seeded and chopped 1 Tablespoon ground cumin 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper 2 teaspoons su

Eggplant Caponata
Ingredients: 1 large eggplant, unpeeled,cut in 1/2 inch cubes 1 large onion, chopped 1 green pepper, seeded and chopped 6 ripe tomatoes, chopped (or 1 large can crushed tomatoes) 1/2 cup chopped green olives 3 cloves minced garlic 1/3 cup extr

Pickled Eggplant with Mint and Honey
Ingredients: 1 pound small eggplants, blossom ends trimmed, cut into rounds about 3/8 inch thick 1 tablespoon kosher or other coarse salt 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 tablespoons distilled white vinegar 2 tablespoons honey 1/2 cup extra-virgin o
Products (Eggplant, Pepper: Hot, Mint)

Brinjals (Eggplant, Ceylon Style)
Ingredients: 1 clove of garlic, peeled 2 eggplants, peeled 3/4 C bread crumbs 3 T grated onion 3 T chopped parsley 1/8 tsp powdered ginger 1/8 tsp. turmeric 2 tsp salt 1 tsp pepper 1/4 C melted butter Directions: Rub a casserole dish with the ga
Products (Eggplant, Parsley)

Bruscetta with Eggplant
Ingredients: 1 lg eggplant, in 1/2"" slices 1 sm red pepper 1 T extra virgin olive oil 2 cloves garlic, minced to a paste* 1 tsp balsamic vinegar (NOT regular vinegar) 1/4 C chopped Italian parsley Salt and pepper, to taste 1 baguette Ital

Roasted Tomatillo Salsa
1 1/2 pounds fresh tomatillos 5 fresh serrano chiles 3 garlic cloves, unpeeled 1/2 cup fresh cilantro 1 large onion, coarsley chopped 2 teaspoons coarse salt Preheat broiler. Remove husks from tomatillos and rinse under warm water to remove stickin

Green Beans and Roasted Red Onions
2 1/4 lb medium red onions (about 5) 1/4 cup olive oil 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 1/4 cup water 1 1/2 lb green beans, trimmed and cut diagonally into 2-inch pieces Put oven rack in middle positio
Products (Onion, Green Beans)

Shrimp, Avocado, & Tomatilla Salad
Boil 1 pound of shrimp, cool and remove the shells.Marinate in 1/4 cup lime juice for 1 hour. Drain and combine with: 1/4 pound diced tomatillos,6 sliced green onions, 2 chopped jalapenos, 1/2 cup chopped cilantro, 2 cloves chopped garlic, a coarsely

Green Salsa
1/2 cups diced tomatillos 1/2 cup minced scallions 1 1/2 Tbsp. finely chopped garlic 1/3 cup finely chopped poblano 1/2 cup coarsely chopped cilantro 2 Tbsp lime juce 1/2 tsp salt 2 Tbsp of water Mix it up and ENJOY!

Strawberry Tomatillo Crisp
4 cups coarsley chopped, husked tomatillos approximately 1 cup sugar 1/2 tsp salt 3 tsp cornstarch 15-20 nice ripe strawberries, cleaned and sliced 4 TBSP unsalted butter 1/2 cup flour 3/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup chopped toasted pecans 1 tsp cinnamon
Products (Tomatillo)