Local Cherry Stuffed Baked Tomatoes

Local tomatoes and cherries? A unique combination not to be missed this summer season! Tomatoes, tomatoes, tomatoes, TOMATOES! I love everything that Taproot Farm grows, but I get a little extra giddy when the shares are stuffed with tomatoes each week. Big tomatoes, small tomatoes, everything in-between tomatoes – each and every one is entirely…

Roasted Beets and Sautéed Greens Over Polenta

A creamy, delicious and flavorful dish of polenta smothered in buttered chard and beet leaves, sprinkled with roasted beet chunks, goat cheese, and basil.   I was excited to put my Taproot Farm organic beets and chard to delicious use in this polenta creation! This dish was inspired by a trip I took to North Carolina a…

Oven Roasted Garlic Scape Hummus

Still have some garlic scapes tucked away in your refrigerator? They make a delicious incorporation into homemade hummus – check out the recipe below! I finally pulled out the organic Taproot Farm garlic scapes I had tucked away in my refrigerator. I have been contemplating a perfect way to use them in a recipe, and I was…

Blueberry and Basil Ricotta Pancakes

Some of my favorite flavors of summer, packed into one fluffy and decadent pancake! I love the combination of blueberry and basil in drinks, and I was curious how the flavors would play out in a pancake. It’s a pleasant (and delicious) surprise! I can’t believe we already have Taproot Farm BLUEBERRIES this summer! These…

Bok Choy and Sugar Snap Pea Rice Noodles

One of my favorite simple meals – easy to prepare and packed full of flavor and texture from an abundance of bok choy and sugar snap pea pieces! I love a good go-to noodle dish! These dishes especially come in handy when you’re meal prepping or frantically searching for something quick, easy and satisfying at a meal time….

Baked Curried Hakurei Turnips

The perfect spiced addition to any meal or as a fun snack – Curried Hakurei Turnips! Use these as a base to your breakfast bowl, a fun salad topper, a side dish at dinner, or as a snack all on their own! Digging into Week 3 bounty of Taproot Farm’s Summer CSA! I have been LOVING…

Baked White Truffle Japanese Sweet Potato Fries

The perfect healthy snack for when you’re craving a big plate of French fries ~ crispy, slightly sweet and savory! This is a dish I could eat EVERY SINGLE DAY and not tire of! I have always been a lover of fries and I especially love baked versions. Japanese sweet potatoes are one of my…

Olive Oil Fried Kohlrabi and Rutabaga Cakes

A perfect crunchy and savory pairing to any breakfast or brunch and an ideal appetizer to serve to family and friends. Sometimes I have a tricky time figuring out what to do with my root vegetables and I am challenged to get creative. They always look so beautiful but also somewhat intimidating. Over the summer, I made…

Green Goddess Breakfast Tacos

Scrambled egg, Romanesco, mixed greens, brussel sprouts, and garlic, all stuffed into two soft corn tortillas, topped with goat cheese crumbles, toasted sesame seeds and hot sauce. Trying to think of more ways to sneak greens into your breakfast (especially after all the yummy Thanksgiving food this week!)? Look no further than these delicious Green Goddess…

Breaded & Baked Green Tomato Salad

Pieces of Green Tomato Breaded in Flour and Crispy Onion Pieces, Served with Mixed Greens, Microgreens, Greek Yogurt Dressing and Black Pepper I remember I had green tomatoes for the first time last year on a vacation down in North Carolina. They were SO delicious and tasty! They were served deep fried with a creamy…