Next Week’s Bushel is Live! Pickling Cucumbers & Green Beans

Learning to cook seasonally can be daunting. We know that the relief that comes from not having to brave the grocery store aisles or the crowded farmers market stalls is often outweighed by the slight panic you might feel when presented with a bushel overflowing with produce.

We brought the food to your door, we want to make sure it makes it into your belly. We’ve combed our brains and our favorite recipe indexes to bring you a list of ways to use your bushel throughout the week. Stick with us and you’ll be a master at seasonal cooking in no time.

9/25/17 Large Bushel

Apples (1 lb avg), or Persimmons (1 lb avg), Collards (1 bunch) or Eggplant (1 lb avg), Green Beans (1 lb avg) or Mushrooms (1/2 lb), Lettuce (1 head), Okra (1 lb) or Pickling Cucumbers (1 lb avg), Red Potatoes (1 lb avg) or Sweet Potatoes (1 lb avg), Summer Squash (1 lb avg) or Tomatoes (1 lb avg), Sweet Corn (4 ears), Winter Squash – Acorn, Butternut, or Spaghetti (1-2 each)

9/25/17 Medium Bushel

Apples (1 lb avg) or Persimmons (1 lb avg), Green Beans (1 lb avg) or Eggplant (1 lb avg), Lettuce (1 head), Red Potatoes  (1 lb avg) or Sweet Potatoes  (1 lb avg), Summer Squash (1 lb avg) or Tomatoes (1 lb avg) or Okra (1 lb), Sweet Corn (2 ears)9/25/17 Large Bushel

 

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Use Your Bushel: Week of September 11, 2017

9/11/17 Medium Bushel Apples (1 lb avg) or Asian Pears (1 lb avg), Carrots (3/4 lb avg), Lettuce (1 head), Red Potatoes (1 lb avg) or Sweet Potatoes (1 lb avg), Summer Squash (1 lb avg) or Crimini mushrooms (1/2lb), Sweet Corn (2 ears) 9/11/17 Large Bushel Apples Read on! →

Use Your Bushel: Week of September 4, 2017

9/4/17 Medium Bushel Acorn Squash (2 each), Apples (1 lb avg) or Asian Pears (1 lb avg), Carrots (3/4 lb avg), Bell Peppers (2 each), Lettuce (1 head), Yellow Sweet Onion (1 each), Red Potatoes (1 lb avg) 9/4/17 Large Bushel Acorn Squash (2 each), Apples Read on! →