Saturday, June 30, 2007

box no. 03 | contents

  • Lettuce
  • Mesclun Mix
  • Summer Savory
  • Young Turnips
  • Radishes
  • Beets
  • Broccoli
  • Cauliflower
  • Summer Squash
  • Zucchini
  • Cucumbers
  • Scallions
Cucumbers are the highlight of this week – five of them, to be exact. Plus more, for those of you daring enough to take extras from the swap box. Unlike the other summer fruiting crops, you can’t make cucumber fritters or cucumber bread. But there are quite a few ways to use them. Stay tuned for a post this week dedicated to cucumbers with a few tips you might not know about on how to use them.

I am a big fan of caramelized onions and between last week and this week’s box, I have more than a few scallions. I’m going to try an experiment to see if you can caramelize scallions in the same way you can onions – with good results. We’ll see how it goes...

Click here to download a pdf of the Angelic Organics Farm News for box no. 03.

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