Oct 9th Autumn Salad

Check out this unusual and delicious salad from Nourished Kitchen that utilizes several items from our Local Produce Box this week. Butternut squash and beets with a curly kale base and a kombucha vinaigrette – yum! I halved the recipe and it still made a ton.

Autumn Salad

Ingredients

For the Salad:
1 cup pecan halves
1 small butternut squash
2 bunches curly kale, torn into pieces
3 Sweet Tango apples, cored and thinly sliced (I used Honeycrisp)
3 medium beets of any variety, chopped into 1/4-inch dice
1/4 cup dried unsweetened cranberries
1/4 cup sultanas
2 tablespoons thinly sliced fresh mint

For the Vinaigrette:
1/4 cup kombucha tea
2 tablespoons honey
1 tablespoon Dijon-style mustard
1 shallot, minced
1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil

For the full recipe, go to http://nourishedkitchen.com/my-favorite-autumn-salad/

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Come Shop the Co-op, 11am-2pm Today!

We have a lot of great items available today, so if you did not have time to submit an order or need a couple of extra things stop by and see us!We’ve got produce from Tierra Verde Farm from Bloomingdale, GA and Ozzie Mack Farm from Jacksonville, Ga: European cucumbers, basil, apples, carrots, collards, corn, okra, tomatoes, onions, green beans, butternut squash, yellow squash, zucchini, potatoes, sweet potatoes.On the non-produce side, we have wonderful, local products on the shelves and in the fridge and freezer - coffee, honey, pastas, candles, soaps, body products, cheese, prepared foods, pastured meats, yogurts, tofu, and more!

Remember you don’t need to be a member to shop during pickup, so come check us out if you’re curious and feel free to send your friends and family!

Hope to see you soon!Melissa, Carmen, and Julie
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Order Now for Sept. 18th Market!

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Order Now for Oct. 23rd Pickup!

The Oct. 23rd order is now open – login to grab all your favorite items – local produce, fresh dairy, pastured meats, wild salmon and tons of good stuff to fill your pantry!

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August 28th Recipes

Summer Vegetable Soup (Vegan, Gluten-free — Serves 6)
Ingredients:
6 medium tomatoes, chopped (Ozzie Mack Farm ripe slicer tomatoes)
3 ears of corn, kernels removed from cob (about 2 cups) (Ozzie Mack Farm white sweet corn)
2 medium zucchini, diced (box ingredient)
1 medium yellow squash, diced (box ingredient)
1 large onion, diced (box ingredient)
6 cups vegetable broth (Use FORM II Table vegetable stock.)
4 cloves garlic, minced
1/2 cup finely chopped fresh basil (Kachina Farms)
zest and juice of one lemon (Destiny)
salt and pepper to taste

Full recipe: http://purelynourished.blogspot.com/2013/05/summer-vegetable-soup.html?m=1

Purple Hull (Pink-eyed) Pea Tabouleh (Vegan, Gluten-free option — Serves 6-8)
Ingredients:
4 cups water
1 cup bulgur (Use quinoa instead for gluten-free version.)
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt, plus more to taste
4 cups cooked field peas (Use pink-eyed peas — box ingredient)
2 cups diced cucumber (box ingredient OR use European cucumber from Terra Verde Farm)
2 cups diced tomatoes (Ozzie Mack Farm ripe slicer tomatoes)
2 cups chopped fresh parsley
1/2 cup chopped fresh mint
1/2 cup fresh lemon juice (Destiny lemons)
3/4 cup olive oil
Freshly ground black pepper
Red pepper flakes (Use Frontier chili pepper flakes.)

Full recipe: http://www.seriouseats.com/recipes/2014/05/purple-hull-pea-tabouleh-from-the-new-southern-table.html

Sautéed Summer Vegetables (Vegan, Gluten-free — Serves 4-6)
Ingredients:
2 tablespoons olive oil (Use Frali Gourmet rosemary-infused oil.)
½ pound okra cut on the bias into ½” thick slices (box ingredient)
1 pound green beans, trimmed and cut into 1” lengths (box ingredient)
3 ears of corn, husked, kernels removed with a small sharp knife (Ozzie Mack Farm white sweet corn)
1 large clove garlic, chopped fine
1 tomato, seeded and chopped (Ozzie Mack Farm ripe slicer tomato)
1 tablespoon chopped mixed herbs (rosemary, thyme, cilantro and dill are all good) (Use Kachina Farms rosemary and English thyme.)
Sea salt and freshly ground pepper

Full recipe: http://macrobiotic.about.com/od/vegetables/r/okra-and-corn.htm

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Order Now for August 28th Pickup!

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Order Now for August 14th Pickup!

The August 14th order is now open – login to grab all your favorite items – local produce, fresh dairy, pastured meats, and tons of good stuff to fill your pantry!

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Summer Schedule Info

We are currently on our modified summer schedule, and our next pickup date is July 24th. We will resume with regular ordering and markets on August 14th.

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Order Now for June 26th Pickup!

The June 26th order is now open – login to grab all your favorite items – local produce, fresh dairy, pastured meats, and tons of good stuff to fill your pantry!

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