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...
Melon Sorbet

Melon Sorbet

Melon sorbet is a refreshing and cool easy after-dinner treat, perfect for the hot summer nights. Ingredients 1 c. Sugar 1 c. Water 4 c. melon, cubed & chilled Juice of 1 small Lemon Instructions Make a simple syrup by placing the water and sugar in a small...
Blackberry Ice Cream

Blackberry Ice Cream

Original Recipe by Ralph Marrone, Strawberry Ice Cream. This recipe originally came from a recipe that Linda shared which is one of Raph’s specialties. In this recipe, we switch out strawberries for blackberries, which are delicious this time of year....
Corn Salsa

Corn Salsa

Fresh corn makes for a great summertime side, snack or salsa perfect for fish tacos, with fresh fish from Freshway Fish, or for housemade tortilla chips from Bella Vita Bistro. Ingredients 4 ears of corn (Minton) ½ red onion finely chopped (Holley Family Farms) 1...
Freezing Strawberries

Freezing Strawberries

Fresh summer strawberries are one of the most popular fruits of the market. They are refreshing and nutritious with lots of antioxidants and best of all they don’t rapidly boost blood sugar if you are sensitive to blood sugar levels. We wish we could keep these...