Category Archives: carrots

Harvest Monday 11/7/11

This week I picked a few carrots (not pictured) and over two pounds of brussels sprouts. I also pulled the Dakota Black popcorn of the husks. All together it weighed a pound. We sampled some popped in the pan last … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 10/31/11

Most of the harvests this week were greens. Some chard and sorrel, Some kale And a basket of odds and ends before we got more snow on Saturday. We got 5 to 6 inches. Chard, carrots, a few beets, greens … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 10/24/11

This week was a slow week for harvests. There is enough to go out and pick a few things for dinner but the large harvests are long gone. The two major things remaining in the garden are Brussels sprouts and … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 10/17/11

This week’s harvest brought some lasts and firsts. The last of the apples, 5 lbs. The first of the brussels sprouts (and an egg & last of dried beans). The first of the saffron. These red stamens come from a … Continue reading

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Carrot Leek Soup

Carrot Leek Soup adapted from Soup: A Way of Life by Barbara Kafka 4 tbsp unsalted butter 1/2 to 3/4 tsp ground cardamom 3 medium or 4 small leeks 5 large carrots, peeled and sliced 1 medium potato, peeled and … Continue reading

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