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Sorrel

May 14, 2013 | By | Reply More
Sorrel

Sorrel is a green herb that is often cultivated as a leafy green.  It can be used raw, mixed with other greens, to provide a tart, lemony flavor to a salad or dish. However, one of the classic ways to use sorrel is as an ingredient in sauces, because when added to liquid and heat, it […]

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CSA Box #1 – Ramps, Nettles, Sorrel, Spinach!

May 11, 2013 | By | Reply More
CSA Box #1 – Ramps, Nettles, Sorrel, Spinach!

Today was the first day of the CSA season!  It doesn’t really matter that the pickings are slim this time of year – all that matters is that there’s at least a little fresh produce, and some of the first greens of the summer.  It gives one hope that there really will be a growing […]

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Ramps

April 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Ramps

Ramps were one of the finds that made our first CSA Produce season worthwhile. I had never heard of a ramp before I first started getting our produce box from Harmony Valley Farm. Now they have become a passion. They came in the very first box, and I looked at them with intrigue. On the […]

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Ramps Have Arrived at the Farmers Market!

April 27, 2013 | By | Reply More
Ramps Have Arrived at the Farmers Market!

Ramp season has hit the Dane County Farmers Market! And, thankfully, so has slightly warmer weather.  It was nearly 50 degrees at 6 AM, which felt a lot better than the 29 degrees of last week. Today’s haul included ramps (of course!), tomatoes, cucumbers, baby kale, and mixed spring greens. Related posts: The First Dane […]

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