Recipe Ideas: Kohlrabi and Garlic Scapes
Mark Your Calendars: No Share Pick-Up July 6 or 10

6th CSA Share: Garlic, Onions and Zucchini

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(Photo via: Roshani Kothari)

Here's what you'll find in this week's share:

4 pounds combo of the following:

 

  • kale
  • turnips
  • kohlrabi
  • green head cabbage (1 head maximum)

 

2 1/4 pound zucchini

3/4 pound carrots

1/2 pound peas

1/2 pound Swiss chard

1/4 pound lettuce

 

1 bulb onion

1 bunch bunching onions

1 head garlic

 

 

On U-Pick This Week

  • Snow peas, sugar snap peas, Swiss chard, kale, kohlrabi and spinach. 
  • Herbs (Thai basil, basil, sorrel, thyme, lemon balm, cutting celery, mint, anise, hyssop, cilantro, garlic chives, onion chives, flowering lavender, sage with blossoms, and dill)
  • Flowers (blackeyed susans, shasta daisies, fox gloves, yarrow, and white dill. Echinacia is also just starting.

A Preview of Next Week:

  • We hope to offer the following in next week's share: turnips, kale, cabbage, lettuce, onions (bunching and bulb), carrots, zucchini, chard and garlic. 
  • There will be no kohlrabi or peas next week.

Have any questions about this week's share? Recipes you plan to make this week? 

Let us know in the comments! 

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Meghan

Besides getting a lot of kale in the share, I also Upicked a bunch of it! So I'm having a kale-themed week.

Last night for dinner I made sundried tomato pesto with basil from the farm, and a raw kale salad. For the raw kale salad I massaged a bunch of kale with olive oil and salt, then mushed in 1 avocado, then sprinkled it with lemon juice.

Tonight I am planning on making a thai basil stirfry (thai basil from the farm) with zucchini, cabbage, peas and bunching onion from the share. Maybe with some tofu, with a different raw kale salad (this one with a dressing made in a food processor of equal parts lemon juice and olive oil, and a ton of garlic)

Tomorrow I am planning on making a chard curry loosely based on this recipe: http://www.ethnicindiancuisine.com/malabar_spinach_curry_swiss_chard_recipe.htm and more raw kale with the dressing made of tahini, nutritional yeast and soy sauce.

Friday kale split peas and Saturday tofu saag with kale, both recipes from vegandad.blogspot.com.

YAY KALE.

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