Delicious Recipes

Leeks

From the blog: Eating from the ground up   Let’s talk about leeks. Yes, fancy fancy leeks. I know that you know how lovely leeks are in your soup, how you must put them in your stock, and really anything else. But what do you think about a little leek...

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Leeks Vinaigrette

From Alice Waters, The Art of Simple Food serves 4-6 12 small to medium leeks 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard salt fresh ground pepper 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil optional: 1 tablespoon chopped parsley Trim and clean the leeks- cut the root...

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Garlic Mashed Turnips and Potatoes

1 pound Turnips, diced 1 pound Potatoes, peeled if necessary and diced 4 cloves Garlic peeled 3 tablespoons Butter 2 Tablespoons plain yogurt Pepper to taste Boll turnips, potatoes, and garlic for 10 minutes in a pot  of salted water, until the vegetables are...

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Leek Tart

From the blog: Small Potatoes  Serve warm or at room temperature. Tart dough, makes enough for one large, free-form tart or two 10-inch tarts: 2 cups flour 1/2 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. sugar 10 tbls. butter 1/3 c. ice water Fill a measuring cup to 1/3 with water and...

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Orzo with Fresh Peas and Mint Pesto

Recipe courtesy Bobby Flay Recipe Summary Difficulty:Easy Prep Time: 40 minutes Yield: 4 servings User Rating: Mint Pesto 1 cup fresh mint leaves 1/2 cup fresh parsley leaves 1 small shallot, finely chopped 2 tablespoons pine nuts, toasted 2 tablespoons freshly grated...

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Leek and Potato Soup

Makes 2 quarts: 4-6 servings- The Art of Simple Food - Alice Waters   Trim off the root and the tough upper greens from: 2 pounds of leeks Cut the trimmed leeks in half lengthwise and slice thin.  Rinse in a bowl of cold water.  Lift the leeks out of...

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Potato, Leek, Celeriac, Greens Soup

1 Bunch Leeks (approx. 3-4) 6 Large Potatoes, scrubbed and cubed 1/3 – 1/2 Celeriac Root – washed and peeled 1/2 lb. Cooking Greens, washed and cut into small pieces – Bok Choi will be perfect! 5-6 cloves Garlic, minced 2-3 Tablespoons Olive Oil 2-3...

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Roasted Fairytale Eggplant

(The Zahradka Farm) 1lb Fairytale Eggplant –cut into halves 1 sweet bell pepper—cut into matchsticks 1 tomato chopped 1 sweet onion chopped 10 sprigs parsley chopped (stems removed) 6 cloves of garlic 2 tbs olive oil 1 bunch fresh dill chopped (stems...

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Roasted Fingerling Potatoes

(Rachel Ray’s 4-star recipe!!) 2 pounds small fingerling potatoes 6 cloves garlic, crushed Extra-virgin olive oil, for drizzling, 1 to 2 tablespoons Salt and pepper Heat oven to 500 degrees F. Spread potatoes out on a cookie sheet. Scatter garlic over potatoes....

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Long-cooked Broccoli

Adapted fromThe Art of Simple Food by Alice Waters 1 1/2 lbs. (about one bunch) broccoli 1/4 c. olive oil 6 cloves of garlic, chopped A fat pinch of dried red pepper flakes A good sprinkling of salt 1 c. water Juice and grated zest of one lemon Grated parmesan or...

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Mashed Potatoes and Turnips with Roasted Pear Pur

Makes 8 servings 1/4 cup honey 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice 1 1/2 tablespoons butter, melted 4 Bosc pears, peeled, quartered, cored 2-3 pounds potatoes, peeled, cut into 2-inch pieces 1-2 pounds white turnips, peeled, cut into 2-inch pieces 1 1/2 sticks butter, room...

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Fresh Sage in Polenta

6 1/2 cups vegetable or chicken stock salt and freshly ground pepper 2 cups coarse-grained cornmeal (polenta) 2 tablespoons chopped fresh sage leaves 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese (about 3/4 ounce) (optional) Bring the stock to a...

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