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  • Pan Roasted Root Vegetables
    Pan roasted roots
    Mainstay of the winter larder, root vegetables have a remarkable shelf life. Readily available year round, roots peak in the fall, dwindling as spring greens arrive. These hearty underground workers morph into some mighty fine stick-to-your-ribs...
  • Carrot Ginger Soup
    Carrot ginger soup. A food-coma recovery recipe
    The only thing to look forward to more than holiday food and leftovers is not eating holiday food and leftovers. After 3 long, food coma days, this recipe is a refreshing change of pace. It is absolutely delicious, simple, and very inexpensive to...
  • Crunchy, orange, and super sweet seasonal carrots
    Seasonal sides: Hearty herb roasted young carrots with crispy scallions
    Fall is in full swing; landscapes filled with bright reds, yellows, and oranges abound; and nowhere is that more prevalent than in the local farmers markets. Pumpkins, squashes, peppers of all colors, and of course, carrots are everywhere in the...
  • carrot cake
    Carrot cake (with a tomato twist)
    During the 1950s, the Campbell's Soup Company developed a cake recipe that used condensed tomato soup as an ingredient. The tomato pulp gave the cake a very moist texture and provided a slightly tangy flavor that was complemented by the...
  • Savory Carrot Bread Pudding
    Savory carrot bread pudding
    Meatless Monday for vegetarian foodies features recipes that elevate the “dining at home” experience. A weekly feast for your eyes, Mondays won’t be the same once you get a hold of these savory and seasonal dishes. Invite a...
  • Italian sausage soup
    Italian sausage soup recipe: Easy and yummy way to use garden veggies
    My dad generally has a bumper crop of zucchinis and loves to share them with others. Fortunately, I have several great recipes for using garden zucchinis in the most delicious ways. As with the other recipes I post, this dish uses common and easy...
  • A Southwest Summer: Southwest Carrot Salad with Raw Honey
    A Southwest Summer: Southwest Carrot Salad with Raw Honey
    There is probably nothing more enjoyable than sitting outside on a quiet evening and noshing on a salad which explodes in flavor with each and every bite. It is a refeshing meal. It is a light meal and in the case of Southwest Carrot Salad with...
  • It's Memorial Day weekend and Carrot Salad is on the menu
    It's Memorial Day weekend and Carrot Salad is on the menu
    Get out of the traditional potato and macaroni salad groove this Memorial Day weekend and try a different side dish. This Carrot Salad is a delicious alternative that will add both crunch and sweetness to your holiday meal.Carrot Salad (serves 4-6...
  • salad
    Mother’s Day spring salad from La Nay Ferme
    Over the last few weeks, CSAs are beginning to be delivered with lots of greens and a wide variety of spring vegetables. With a base of fresh and plentiful spring greens, salads can come alive with pops of color and unexpected tastes. And with...
  • Roasted Carrot Salad
    A roasted carrot salad to add to your springtime menus
    Finally, spring has come! (Let’s pretend the word snow doesn’t exist, especially in April!) This roasted carrot salad is a wonderful way to welcome the warm weather - when it finally comes. It would also make a special addition to your...
  • Glazed Carrots are a sweet and savory side dish for your Easter dinner
    Glazed Carrots are a sweet and savory side dish for your Easter dinner
    Glazed CarrotsTrue "baby" carrots are a seasonal vegetable available in spring and early summer and are sold in bunches with the green tops left on. They can usually be found in upscale grocery stores or farmers' markets. "Baby...
  • Carrots, colorful and easy to grow veggies that are full of nutrition
    Carrots, colorful and easy to grow veggies that are full of nutrition
    Carrots are easy to grow if you choose varieties that will do well in your conditions. For example, long, slim carrots do great in well drained, rock free soils. If you have rocks and pebbles in your garden, clay or compacted soils, a better...
  • Carrots just picked
    Carrots cooked with herbs in olive oil will please even the pickiest youngsters
    With Easter approaching, it seems fitting to pay tribute to the vegetable bunnies like best. Yes, the humble but delicious and super nutritious carrot is not only loaded with Vitamin A as well as antioxidants helpful in preventing cancers, it may...
  • Have another!
    Getting blasted in the kitchen
    Why cook with alcohol? It gives food a distinct flavor and it’s fun to cook with. Drinking beer and cooking chili while a football game is on. Sipping wine and stirring a pot of red sauce with Sinatra on the CD player. Doing shooters with...
  • How to make glazed carrots: Orange glazed, honey glazed, maple glazed carrots
    How to make glazed carrots: Orange glazed, honey glazed, maple glazed carrots
    Intro: Want to know how to make glazed carrots for holidays like Easter or Mother's Day? These easy glazed carrots recipes will give you plenty to choose from. Included here are recipes for orange glazed carrots, brown sugar glazed carrots,...