Meyer Lemon Marmalade

Makes 6 (1/2-pint) jars 6 Meyer lemons 4 cups water 4 cups sugar Cheesecloth Kitchen string 6 (1/2-pint) Mason-type jars, sterilized Halve lemons crosswise and remove seeds. Tie seeds in a cheesecloth bag. Quarter each lemon half and thinly slice. … Continue reading

Moroccan Couscous

Serves 8 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 onion, diced 3 cups vegetable broth 2 carrots, peeled and julienned 2 turnips, peeled and julienned 1 sweet potato, julienned 1 zucchini, julienned 1 red bell pepper, julienned 1 (15 ounce) can garbanzo … Continue reading

Apple Pie

Pastry dough for a 2-crust pie 1 cup light brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 4 tablespoons flour 6 cups of peeled, cored and thinly sliced Granny Smith apples 1 tablespoon lemon juice 2 tablespoons butter, cut into small cubes Preheat … Continue reading

Tomato Soup with Lemon and Rosemary

Serves: 4 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1 onion, chopped 2 carrots, peeled and chopped 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1 15 -ounce can cannellini (white) beans, drained and rinsed 1 28 -ounce can crushed tomatoes 3 cups broth 1 … Continue reading

Pumpkin Chili

Serves 8 to 10 3-pound pie pumpkin or other orange-fleshed squash such as butternut, Red Kuri, or Golden Hubbard 2 medium turnips 1 cup olive oil 1/2 cup finely ground cornmeal 2 red bell peppers, chopped 1 large onion, chopped … Continue reading

Gardening in Every Season

with Kristin Otto, Sun., Mar. 15, 10am, BriarPatch Community Room. Learn Early Spring Gardening.

Pear and Pomegranate Salad with Champagne Vinaigrette

serves 6 8 cups baby spinach or romaine lettuce 1 ripe pear, diced 1/3 cup pomegranate seeds 1/3 cup candied walnuts 2 ounces Gorgonzola Fresh cracked pepper 1 tablespoon honey Champagne Vinaigrette: 1/4 cup champagne vinegar 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard … Continue reading

Stuffed Hatch Chiles

4 Hatch chiles 1 tbsp olive oil 1 lb ground pork (or cooked barley) 1/2 onion, diced 1 tbsp fresh cilantro, chopped 2 tbsp salt 2 tbsp chili powder 1 tbsp cumin 1 tsp oregano 1 clove garlic, smashed & … Continue reading