May 29th Recipes

Fruit Box (and Mixed Box) Recipe:

Plum Berry Crisp (Vegetarian, Vegan option, Gluten-free option — 6 servings)

Ingredients:

6 cups pitted sliced plums (skin on) (box ingredient)
1 cup fresh blueberries (box ingredient)
2 teaspoons dry stevia* (Tuvia brand stevia is available at most supermarkets.)
1 1/4 cup oats (Heartland Mill rolled oats or use gluten-free rolled oats of choice)
1/2 cup flour (Heartland Mill or bulk) (okay to omit for gluten-free)
1/4 cup almonds (Pure Bliss Organics, chopped)
1/3 cup melted coconut oil (whole kernel, unrefined)
vanilla ice cream (Southern Swiss Dairy) (optional but highly recommended — consider coconut milk ice cream for vegan option)

Full recipe

Mixed Box Recipes:

Sweet Potato & Green Bean Salad with Maple-Mustard Dressing (Vegan, Gluten-free option — 4-5 servings)

Ingredients:

4 sweet potatoes, unpeeled and thinly sliced (box ingredient)
1 tsp cinnamon (Frontier)
2 T olive oil
1 tsp sea salt (Eden Foods)
1 tsp thyme (Use 1 tablespoon Kachina Farms English thyme.)
8 oz haricot verts (Use green beans — box ingredient)
large handful dried cranberries
large handful toasted walnuts
5 oz baby lettuces or spring mix (Use greenleaf lettuce — box ingredient)
Maple Mustard Vinaigrette (recipe below)
1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
1/3 cup apple cider vinegar
2 T maple syrup
1 T spicy mustard (Use Tree of Life Dijon mustard — Make sure to use gluten-free mustard if necessary.)
1 tsp sea salt( (Eden Foods)
freshly ground black pepper (whole black peppercorns)

Full recipe

Raw Nori Wraps with Cabbage, Cucumber, Carrots, Zucchini & Spicy Dipping Sauce (Vegan, Gluten-free)

Ingredients:

Wraps:
1/2 head cabbage (box ingredient)
1 carrot (Adam’s Farm, Green Bridge Farm, or Ozzie Mack Farm)
1 small zucchini (box ingredient)
1/2 cucumber (box ingredient)
2 kale leaves (Adam’s Farm, Green Bridge Farm, or Ozzie Mack Farm)
1 avocado (Hass)
3-4 nori sheets and/or rice paper sheets

Sauce:
1 tablespoon tahini (Tree of Life)
Chili powder, to taste (Frontier)
1 tablespoon miso
2 dates
Juice from 1/2 lemon (Destiny)
1 small garlic clove (Destiny)
Water, as needed to make it creamy and smooth

Full recipe

Summer Peach Salsa (Vegan, Gluten-free — 10 servings)

Ingredients:

1 1/2 cups diced firm ripe peaches (about 4 small) (box ingredients)
3/4 cup diced cherry tomatoes (box ingredients)
1 fresh jalapeño, finely chopped
3 tablespoons chopped fresh basil (Kachina Farms)
2 tablespoons finely chopped red onion (Green Bridge Farm or Ozzie Mack Farm)
1 tablespoon lime juice
1/2 teaspoon brown sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt (Eden Foods sea salt)

Full recipe

Recipe for Product Highlights:

Lamb Tacos (Dairy-free option, Gluten-free option — 2-3 servings)

Ingredients:

1 teaspoon black pepper, preferably coarsely ground and fresh (whole black peppercorns)
1 tablespoon chili powder (Frontier)
1/4 tablespoon garlic powder (Frontier)
1/4 tablespoon onion powder (Frontier)
1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes (Use Frontier Chili Pepper Flakes.)
1/4 teaspoon dried oregano (Frontier — or use 3/4 teaspoon Kachina Farms fresh oregano)
1/2 teaspoon paprika
1 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 tsp salt (Eden Foods sea salt)
1 lb ground lamb (BOGO sale from Savannah River Farms!)
1/4 – 1/2 cup diced onion (optional) (Green Bridge Farm or Ozzie Mack Farm)
1 tablespoon olive oil
flour tortillas (or use corn tortillas if gluten-free)
10 oz diced tomatoes (Ozzie Mack Farm or Tierra Verde Farm — or use the Summer Peach Salsa recipe listed above)
1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese (omit if vegan)
sour cream (Use Atlanta Fresh plain Greek yogurt, whole or 2% — omit if vegan)
whole jalapenos (optional)

Full recipe

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May 15th Recipes

Quinoa and Burrata Caprese Salad (Vegetarian, Gluten-free)

Ingredients:
2 medium tomatoes, sliced (Ozzie Mack Farm OR Tierra Verde Farm)
1 packaged ball of Burrata cheese (Castra Rota)
1/2 cup quinoa, cooked (bulk)
5-6 basil leaves, thinly sliced (Adam’s Farm living basil)
1 1/2 tablespoons good and fruity extra virgin olive oil
2 teaspoons balsamic vinegar (Bonavita)
kosher salt (Substitute Eden Foods sea salt)

freshly ground black pepper (Fair Trade)

Full recipe: http://www.foodiecrush.com/2013/05/quinoa-and-buratta-caprese-salad-and-8-favorite-whole-food-blogs/

Peppered Lavender Tenderloin Roast (Dairy-free, Gluten-free — Serves 6-8)

Ingredients:
1 (3- to 4-pound) beef tenderloin roast (Savannah River Farms)
1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
1 tablespoons whole black peppercorns (Fair Trade)
1 tablespoons whole white peppercorns
2 tablespoons fennel seeds
1 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme (Substitute 1 1/2 tablespoons fresh English Thyme from Kachina Farms.)
2 tablespoons dried culinary lavender flowers (Substitute 6 tablespoons fresh English Lavender from Kachina Farms.)

Full recipe: http://whatscookingamerica.net/Beef/lavenderbeef.htm

Recipes for local box:

Sweet Potato, Kale and Corn Chowder (Vegan, Gluten-free)

Ingredients:
2 medium sweet potatoes, cut into 1/2″ cubes (box ingredient)
2 shallots, diced (Albert)
1 medium leek, cleaned and sliced (round) (Substitute more shallots from Albert for leek: http://www.gourmetsleuth.com/ingredients/detail/leeks)
1 bunch of curly kale, chopped (Ozzie Mack Farm OR Adam’s Farm OR Green Bridge Farm)
3 cups of fresh corn (box ingredient)
3 cloves of garlic (Destiny)
3 cups of low sodium vegetable broth (Tree of Life OR Pacific Foods)
3 cups of water (more to preference)
1/4 teaspoon sea salt (more to taste) (Eden Foods)
1/4 teaspoon black pepper (Fair Trade)
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon (Frontier)
1 tablespoon coconut oil (Whole Kernel)

Full recipe: http://ahouseinthehills.com/2013/12/16/sweet-potato-kale-corn-chowder/

Broccoli and Okra (Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Vegan option — Serves 4)

Description:
Broccoli and okra sauteed in olive oil and butter, along with almonds, garlic, and lemon.

Ingredients:
16 oz. Fresh Broccoli (box ingredient)
1 cup Sliced Fresh Okra (box ingredient)
2 Tablespoons Olive Oil
1 clove Garlic (Destiny)
1 pinch Crushed Red Pepper Flakes (Frontier chili pepper flakes)
¼ cups Raw Sliced Or Slivered Almonds (Pure Bliss)
1 Tablespoon Butter (Southern Swiss butter or substitute whole kernel coconut oil for vegan option)
1 whole Lemon, Zested (Destiny)
¼ teaspoons Fresh Lemon Juice (Destiny)
Salt (Eden Foods sea salt)

Pepper (Fair Trade)Full recipe: http://tastykitchen.com/recipes/sidedishes/broccoli-and-okra/

Burrata with Garden & Wild Berries, Honey, Balsamic and Fresh Ground Pepper (Vegetarian, Gluten-free — Serves 4)

Ingredients:
3/4 pounds burrata (Castra Rota)
1 handful of mixed berries (blueberries and strawberries — box ingredients)
light flavored honey (B & G)
good quality balsamic vinegar (Bonavita)
fresh ground black pepper (Fair Trade)

Full recipe: http://food52.com/recipes/5081-burrata-with-garden-wild-berries-honey-balsamic-and-fresh-ground-pepper

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May 1st Recipes

Traditional Osso Buco (Gluten-free if using gluten-free all-purpose flour – Serves 4)

Ingredients:
2 pounds veal shanks, cut into short lengths (Use Savannah River Farms Osso Bucco.)
1/4 cup all-purpose flour (Heartland Mill Organic All-Purpose, Unbleached/Unenriched OR gluten-free all-purpose flour of choice)
1/4 cup butter (Southern Swiss Dairy unsalted)
2 cloves garlic, crushed (Destiny)
1 large onion, chopped (Ozzie Mack Farm)
1 large carrot, chopped (Adam’s Farm)
2/3 cup dry white wine
2/3 cup beef stock
3/4 cup peeled, seeded, and chopped tomato (Ozzie Mack Farm OR Tierra Verde Farm)
salt and pepper to taste

Gremolata:
1/2 cup chopped fresh flat leaf parsley (Kachina)
1 clove garlic, minced (Destiny)
2 teaspoons grated lemon zest

Full recipe: http://allrecipes.com/recipe/traditional-osso-buco/

LOCAL PRODUCE BOX RECIPES:

Strawberry Tomato Gazpacho (Vegan, Gluten-free – Serves 4-6)

Ingredients:
1 pound strawberries, washed, hulled, and coarsely chopped (box ingredient)
1 pound tomatoes, coarsely chopped (box ingredient)
1 cup chopped green bell pepper (box ingredient)
1 cup chopped cucumber (peeled and seeded) (Ozzie Mack Farm)
1/2 cup chopped onion (Use Vidalia sweet onion – box ingredient)
1 clove fresh garlic (Destiny)
1 fresh jalapeño, seeds and stem removed
Zest of 1 lime
4 tablespoons fresh lime juice
1 1/2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar (Bonavita)
1/2 teaspoon salt

Full recipe: http://strongertogether.coop/recipes/strawberry-tomato-gazpacho/

Summer Mac and Cheese (Vegetarian if using Tree of Life or Pacific Foods vegetable broth, Gluten-free if using gluten-free noodles and flour –

Serves 4)

Ingredients:
1/2 lb whole wheat shells (Use Frali Gourmet dried whole wheat ziti OR gluten-free ziti.)
1 tbsp olive oil (Napa Valley Naturals Extra-Virgin Organic)
salt (& pepper)
2 cups broccoli (chopped) (box ingredient)
1 yellow squash (sliced) (Use Ozzie Mack Farm zucchini.)
1/2 cup fresh corn (box ingredient)
1/4 cup water
1 tbsp butter (Southern Swiss Dairy unsalted)
2 tbsps flour (Heartland Mill Organic All-Purpose, Unbleached/Unenriched OR gluten-free flour of choice)
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red pepper flakes (to taste) (Frontier Chili Pepper Flakes)
4 ozs goat cheese (Use Sweetgrass Dairy Lil’ Moo.)
1/4 cup parmesan cheese (Organic Valley)

Full recipe: http://www.yummly.com/recipe/Summer-Mac-_-Cheese-474712?columns=5&position=10%2F59

Smashed Red Potatoes with Cabbage (Vegetarian, Gluten-free – Serves 6)

Ingredients:
2 pounds red potatoes, scrubbed (box ingredient)
Salt
1 pound cabbage (1/2 medium cabbage), quartered, cored and cut in thin shreds across the grain (box ingredient)
2 tablespoons unsalted butter or extra virgin olive oil (Southern Swiss Dairy OR Napa Valley Naturals Extra-Virgin Organic)
2 heaped tablespoons chopped scallions (about 3 scallions) (Use Ozzie Mack Farm Vidalia green onions.)
2/3 cup low-fat milk (more as needed) (Southern Swiss Dairy Non-Homogenized 2%)
Freshly ground pepper
2 tablespoons minced chives (optional) (Kachina Farms)

Full recipe: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/03/health/nutrition/03recipehealth.html?_r=0

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