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Here are recipe ideas to help you use your seasonal veggies.
Shepard's Pie
Topping: 3 large potatoes, peeled and cut into 1 inch pieces 6 large turnips, peeled and cut into 1 inch pieces 2 c plain yogurt 1/2-2 c water 3 sprigs rosemary, minced Filling: 2 large onions, caramelized 2 large carrots, chopped 1 bulb gar

Roasted Winter Squash and Apple Soup
1 butternut squash, halved, peeled, seeded, and cut into 1 inch slices olive oil salt and pepper to taste 2 apples sliced 3 cloves garlic minced 2 medium onions, caramelized 2 c stock 1 c apple cider 1/4 t red pepper flakes 1/4 c white wine

Winter Squash and Caramelized Onion Tart
1 large butternut squash, peeled, seeded, and cut into 1 inch slices olive oil salt/pepper to taste 1 large onion, caramelized 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 apple, sliced 1/2 c shredded cheese of choice   For pastry dough: 1 3/4 c flour 1

Easy Fried Rice
  2 eggs, beaten 1 cup chicken, diced (optional) 1 to 2 cups cooked rice, white or brown 1/2 cup carrots, chopped 4 to 5 spring onions, sliced into thin rounds 1/2 inch grated ginger 2-3 cloves minced garlic 2 handfuls bok choy, ste

Beet Hummus
1/2c almonds or walnuts 2 small beets, roasted until tender, then peeled and grated 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1t cumin 1/4c olive oil Juice of small lemon 1T Tahini paste Leaves from several sprigs of parsley, mint, dill minced Salt and pepper
Products (Garlic, Dill, Mint, Parsley, Beets)

Winter Veggie Bowls
Ingredients 1 lb brussel sprouts 1 large or 2 small sweet potatoes 1 cup quinoa 2 cups vegetable broth 2 tbsp balsamic vinegar 2 tbsp olive oil ½ tsp salt ¼ tsp black pepper Pepitas or pumpkin seeds (optional, for toppi

Flour Tortillas
Homemade flour tortillas are a bit of work, but if you have some time, they are totally worth it. With practice you’ll get quicker and enjoy the process as much as the results.
Products (Butter)

Roasted Potatoes with Chilies
It doesn’t get much simpler or more satisfying than this. You can use any pepper you like—from large, dark poblanos, to Hungarian wax chilies, to bell peppers.

Clever Kale Slaw
The following recipes come from Tana Amen’s Change Your Brain, Change Your Body Cookbook by MindWorks Pess, 2010     Clever Kale Slaw Ingredients: 3 cups shredded kale or Swiss chard ½ cup shredded green cabbage ½

Potato Latkes
By Chef Gretchen: These are always a big hit in our family.  Never can make enough.  12 oz potatoes peeled  2 Tablespoons finely chopped onion   1 large egg, lightly beaten 1 tablespoon flour; or more ¾ teaspoon salt
Products (Onion, Potato, Eggs)

Roasted baby beets with walnuts and yogurt dressing
Makes 4 servings Ingredients: 2 pounds beets4 garlic cloves4 springs of thyme3 bay leavesSea Salt and freshly ground black pepper5 tablespoons olive oil3/4 cup walnut halvesJuice of 1/2 lemonA small handful of dill or chives, Coarsely choppedFor th

Carrot Ginger Salad Dressing
Ingredients 1 cup shredded peeled carrot ½ cup peanut oil, preferably roasted 3 tablespoons white vinegar 2 tablespoons dark pure maple syrup or agave nectar 2 teaspoons miso paste *you can substitute this with soy sauce or tamari 1
Products (Carrot, Maple Syrup, Ginger)

Honey Mustard Vinaigrette
Ingredients 1/4 cup white wine vinegar 1/4 cup distilled white vinegar 1/2 cup olive oil 1 1/2 Tbs honey dijon mustard 1 1/2 Tbs whole grain dijon mustard 4 Tbs honey Pepper to taste Instructions Put all ingredients in a bl

Vegetable Stock
Makes about 1.5 Quarts Ingredients:2 large or 3 medium onions 3 large or 4 medium carrots 3 or 4 celery stalks 1 garlic clove 1 Tablespoon canola oil 1 or 2 bay leaves, coarsely torn A sprig of thyme and/or some parsley stems if you have them

Angelica's Fave Green Smoothie
In a blender: 1 banana 1 apple, cored 1 stalk of celery 1 handful of spinach a few chunks of frozen pineapple ice and water  
Products (Spinach, Celery)

Parsnip Chips
Ingredients   2 cups parsnips 1 ½ tbsp extra virgin olive oil ½ tbsp garlic sea salt (plus extra, to taste) ¼ tbsp ground black pepper (plus extra, to taste) Instructions  
Products (Parsnip)

Pureed Parsnips
Ingredients 2 pounds peeled and chopped parsnips 2 cloves peeled garlic 2 tablespoons olive oil Salt and freshly ground pepper Directions Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Toss parsnips and garlic in olive oil inside of a b
Products (Garlic, Parsnip)

Apple & Red Cabbage
Cut cabbage into large wedges. Slice the apples. Sautee the cabbage before adding apples. Then sprinkle on the brown sugar and cider vinegar to sweet and sour the taste. Salt and pepper lightly. Cover, cook for 5 minutes and serve. This dish is ofte
Products (Cabbage, Apples)

Radish and Butter Sandwich
This is a variation of a recipe I’ve heard Bob mention at least a dozen times.

Arugula, Avocado and Radish Salad with Poached Egg
adapted from http://food52.com/recipes/22678-arugula-avocado-and-radish-salad-with-poached-egg Arugula, Avocado and Radish Salad with Poached Egg By fiveandspice Serves 1 3 handfuls arugula 2 small radishes, trimmed and thinly sli

Swiss Chard Rolls with Rice and Meat
Serves: 4 -6 Ingredients 2 bunches Swiss Chard For the filling: 1 cup ground beef or ground lamb (ground turkey works well too) 2 small or 1 large onion, grated 1/2 cup long grain rice (or whole grain basmati rice for gluten-free
Products (Onion, Garlic, Swiss Chard)

Vegan Swiss Chard Rolls
Swiss Chard Rolls Ingredients (makes 12 rolls): 12 large Swiss chard leaves 1 cup cooked bulgur 1 ½ cups lentils, cooked or canned 4 cherry tomatoes, diced ¼ cup parsley, diced 2 tablespoons soy sauce or Bragg’s Liquid A
Products (Mint, Parsley, Chard, Onion, Red)

Scalloped Turnips
So, you been getting a lot the winter-y vegetables week after in your box of which you may be growing tired of trying to figure out what to do. The purple top turnips are so good disguised as scalloped potatoes you may not want to tell your family wh

Kale and Sausage Stuffed Delicata Squash Recipe
*adapted from www.mountainmamacooks.com   Ingredients 2 medium delicata squash, halved and seeded 2 tablespoons olive oil 6 oz Italian style turkey sausage (or pork sausage) 1/2 small onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 teaspoon d

Steak and Rutabaga Pasties
Total Time: 2 hrsMakes 6 servings Crust: 3 cups flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup chilled shortening or lard cut into pieces 1 egg ice water Filling: 1 1/2 pounds cubed sirloin 4 cups diced rutabaga 1 cup chopped onion 3 tablespoons heavy
Products (Onion, Parsley, Rutabaga)

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