Use Your Produce Box: Week of June 18

Quick and Easy Pork Fried Rice With Corn and Shishito Peppers, Creamy Cucumber and Grilled Potato Salad, Tomato Eggplant Curry with Chile and Lime, and Charred Shishito Peppers and Okra



June 18: Large Produce Box

Shishitos (1/2 lb), Mixed Cherry Tomatoes (1 pint), Plums (1 lb) or Peaches (1 lb), Cucumbers (2 count), Carrots (1 bunch), Sweet Corn (4 ears), Onions (1-2 count), Eggplant (1 lb avg), Lettuce (1 head), Red Potatoes (1 lb)

June 18: Medium Bushel

Okra (1 lb), Plums (1 lb) or Peaches (1 lb), Green Beans (1 lb avg), Lettuce (1 head), Red Potatoes (1 lb), Cucumbers (2 count), Carrots (1 bunch)


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!

Charred Shishito Peppers and Okra

Produce Box Vegetables: Shishito Peppers, Okra

The perfect summer appetizer- charred spicy peppers and summery okra are dipped in a zesty honey mustard and lemon dipping sauce.

See the Recipe: Supper Thyme Stories


Creamy Cucumber and Grilled Potato Salad

Produce Box Vegetables: Potato, Onion, Cucumber

“When I was a kid, my mom would marinate cucumbers, red onions and canned potatoes in jarred creamy Italian dressing,” says Jamie Bissonnette. “I’m not saying she was a great cook, but creamy Italian dressing is still my favorite. I make a version of it for this salad.”

See the Recipe: Food and Wine


Quick Easy Pork Fried Rice with Corn and Shishito Peppers

Produce Box Vegetables: Corn, Shishito Peppers

Fried rice is like the hash of dinnertime. It’s the easiest and tastiest way to cleanse your fridge of leftovers. A couple of weeks back, my fridge happened to be full of leftover sous vide pork tenderloin. It’s also summer, which means that I have a near-endless supply of corn and shishito peppers in my fridge at all times (those two are fantastic partners in crime). Put it all together, and what do you get? This simple pork fried rice with charred corn and peppers.”

See The Recipe: Serious Eats


Tomato Eggplant Curry with Chile and Lime

Produce Box Vegetables: Eggplant, Tomatoes, Onion

A lovely, simple, flavorful curry full of Southeast Asian flavors. Add diced potato chunks for extra bulk and top with fresh basil and cilantro for a bright and herby flavor note.

Get The Recipe: Food 52


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