Use Your Produce Box: Week of August 27

Working through your Produce Box? Our Weekly Meal Plan includes: Roasted Butternut Squash Salad, Beef Taco Skillet Recipe with Bell Peppers and Corn, and Watermelon Shrimp Salad

Large Produce Box
Melon
(1 each – Engel Farms), Shishito Peppers (1/2 lb – Engel Farms), Tomatoes (1 lb avg – Texas Farm Patch) or Cherry Tomatoes (1 pint – Texas Farm Patch), Sweet Potatoes (1 lb avg – Fruitful Hill Farm), Pears (1 lb avg- Lightsey Farms) or Peaches (1 lb avg – Lightsey Farms), Green Beans (1 lb – J&B Farm), Sweet Potato Greens (1 bunch – Gundermann Acres), Butternut Squash (1 each – Villa Klehr Farm), Cucumbers (1 lb avg – Fruitful Hill Farm), Lettuce (1 head – Agua Dulce)

Medium Produce Box
Sweet Peppers (1 lb avg – Village Farm) or Tomatoes (1 lb avg – Village Farm), Sweet Corn (2 ears – J&B Farm), Sweet Potatoes (1 lb avg – Fruitful Hill Farm), Pears (1 lb avg – Lightsey Farms) or Peaches (1 lb avg – Lightsey Farms), Butternut Squash (1 each – Villa Klehr Farm), Sweet Potato Greens (1 bunch – Gundermann Acres) or Okra (1 lb – Gundermann Acres)


Each week, we take the time to list out all of the possible produce items that you get in your delivery and translate them into recipe ideas for your meal planning inspiration. If you ever find yourself with too many apples, or no idea what to do with radishes, you can always message us on Facebook or Instagram to chat with a Farmhouse employee. We will get back to you with recipe ideas, meal prep guidance, or just a friendly hello!

Beef Taco Skillet Recipe with Bell Peppers and Corn

Produce Box Vegetables: Bell or Sweet Peppers, Tomatoes, Sweet Corn, ADD: Wilted Sweet Potato Greens or Diced Green Beans

“To make it dairy-free, I omitted the cheese and topped the taco skillet with a chipotle cashew sauce. To make fully Paleo, simply omit the corn!

See the Recipe: Feed Me Phoebe


Roasted Butternut Squash Salad

Produce Box Vegetables: Butternut Squash OR Sweet Potatoes, Lettuce, Pears, Add: Diced Cucumbers

“The masterpiece of this Butternut Squash salad comes from the pairing of warm and cold, sweet and salty, and a variety of textures.

See the Recipe: A Mind “Full” Mom


Watermelon Shrimp Salad

Produce Box Vegetables: Melon and/or Peaches, Add: Diced Cucumber, Substitute: Shishitos for Jalapenos

“This picturesque watermelon salad is marinated in a lime dressing before getting topped with tender Louisiana shrimp, spicy jalapeños, and tart crumbles of queso fresco (though feta would be a fine substitute).”

See the Recipe: Louisiana Cookin’


How are are you working through your Produce Box? You can always message us on Instagram with photos, questions, or just to say hi!

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