Seasonal Recipes

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What’s in Season: Spring Recipes

Herb Salt

Herb Salt

Ingredients 4 to 5 garlic cloves 1/2 cup Himalayan pink salt 2 cups loosely packed fresh herbs such as sage, rosemary and thyme.Instructions Strip the herbs from their stalks and give them a rough chop. Smash the garlic cloves with the side of your knife and chop them...

Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Cake

Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 3/4 cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder 2 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt 2 large eggs 1 cup buttermilk 1 cup vegetable oil 1 1/2 tsp vanilla 1 cup hot water   Filling: 2 cups heavy cream, whipped, 1/4 cup sugar, 1 tsp...

Kale and Mixed Greens Salad

Kale and Mixed Greens Salad

Recipe submitted by Linda Marrone from the Nevada Grown Cookbook featuring our Carson Farmer Market vendors!  This recipe comes from the Nevada Grown cookbook, A Year in Local Food, available at Holley's Farms booth, First Fruits Sustainable Farms and Butler Meats....

What’s in Season: Summer Recipes

 

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.Ingredients 3 pints...

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 LemonInstructions Make a simple syrup by placing the water and sugar in a small saucepan...

What’s in Season: Fall Recipes

 

Italian Wedding Meatball Soup

Italian Wedding Meatball Soup

Ingredients 1 medium sweet onion diced 2 large carrots diced 2 stalks of celery diced 3 cloves garlic minced 1 tablespoon dried parsley 1 teaspoon dried basil 1 teaspoon dried oregano 8 cups low sodium chicken broth 1 cup acini di pepe 4 cups baby spinachInstructions...

Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup

Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil or ¼ cup water/broth for water saute1 large onion, diced4 – 6 cloves garlic, minced1 – 2 teaspoons fresh thyme, choppedgenerous pinch of red pepper flakes4 – 5 lb. baking pumpkin, skin peeled, seeds removed and cubed1 cup dried red...

Pumpkin Oat Cookies

Pumpkin Oat Cookies

Ingredients 5 Ingredients to a heathier cookie1 cup pumpkin puree2 1/2 cups rolled oats1/2 cup chocolate ships1 tsp Pumpkin Pie Spice2 tbsp Maple SyrupInstructions Preheat oven to 350°. Mix all ingredients in a bowl to form a thick dough. Start with 2 tbsp of maple...

What’s in Season: Winter Recipes

 

Roasted Root Vegetable Soup

Roasted Root Vegetable Soup

Roasted Root Vegetable SoupIngredients 4 1/2 cups vegetable broth, unsalted 5 cloves garlic 1 15 ounces can navy beans, unsalted 10 cups root vegetables: Celery root or celeriac, Turnip, Rutabaga, Carrot, Parsnip, Potato, Sweet potato, Butternut squash 1 tbsp rosemary...

Oven-Roasted Root Vegetables

Oven-Roasted Root Vegetables

Ingredients 1 lb sweet potatoes) - 2 small or one large, peeled 3/4 lb red potatoes scrubbed clean, keep the peel on 1/2 lb beets, trimmed and scrubbed clean 1/2 lb large carrots peeled and halved lengthwise 1 parsnip medium-sized (4-5 oz), peeled and halved...

Italian Butter Ball Cookies

Italian Butter Ball Cookies

Ingredients 1 cup soft butter 1/2 cup powdered sugar 2 cups sifted "cake flour" (sift before measuring) 1 t. vanilla 3/4 cup finely chopped nuts  Instructions Cream butter and sugar. Add vanilla, flour and nuts. Roll into small balls. Bake at 350 for 25 minutes. Cool...

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