Apple Dumplings

Apple Dumplings

Apple dumplings are the perfect fall dessert warm and comforting with the spice of the season. Serve while warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Ingredients 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp. salt 1 cup vegetable shortening (chilled) ⅓ cup ice water   FOR THE...
Instant Pot Apple Sauce

Instant Pot Apple Sauce

Apples are now in season. Homemade applesauce is delicious and can help you preserve those fall apples just a bit longer.    Ingredients 8 medium apples (a combination of Gala and Jazz) 1 tsp fresh lemon juice 5 teaspoons light brown sugar (unpacked) 1 cup apple...
Apple Crisp Shortbread

Apple Crisp Shortbread

Apples are in season so we wanted to take this the opposite direction of everyone else on the “pumpkin season” bandwagon and instead share a few apple recipes – not that we don’t love pumpkin. Ingredients Shortbread Base: 1 cup all-purpose...
Strawberry Jam

Strawberry Jam

Strawberries are one of our most popular items at the Carson Farmers Market. And each year, when our season comes to a close, it’s sad to see those amazing fresh strawberries leave. This is a variation of Ina Garten’s Easy Strawberry Jam recipe....
Black Bean & Corn Salad

Black Bean & Corn Salad

Fresh corn is in prime season in August. You can find corn at Minton Farms and Rodriguez Bros. Farms. Ingredients 1 can (16oz) black beans drained and rinsed2 ears of corn, cooked and cut the kernels off the cobb½ red onion diced2 bell peppers diced2 limes juiced½ cup...