TapRoot CSA - Week 29

Week 29 share list hereor at the bottom of the newsletter

  

Mix of lettuce, green onions and other greens getting a drink. Love the colourful landscape!


Farm Notes:

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Lettuce and Basil Soup 

 

2 large russet potatoes
2 large (or 3 medium) cloves of garlic, 
5 cups unsalted chicken (or vegetable) stock
1 head romaine lettuce
40-50 large basil leaves
6 sprigs of flat-leaved parsley
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt, and 5 grinds of black pepper
The juice of 1 lemon
Optional: 1/4 cup heavy cream,  and creme fraiche and thin strips of basil and/or lemon zest for garnish

 

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Creamy Garlic Scapes Salad Dressing

2 Tbsp garlic scapes

1/4 cup olive oil

3 Tbsp yogurt

1 Tbsp mayonnaise

1 Tbsp lemon juice

1 tsp dijon

1/4 tsp cider vinegar

1/2 fresh ground black pepper

1/4 tsp sea salt

1 tsp honey

1 head romaine

1 cup croutons

1/4 cups Asiago or Parmesan

2 tsp capers

 

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