Asparagus Risotto

- 1 bunch asparagus - 1 large leek (or white or yellow onion, diced) - 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided - 4 garlic cloves, rough chopped, or 2 stalks spring garlic, chopped - 1 cup arborio rice - 1/4 cup white wine, optional - 3 1/2 cups…

Butter Lettuce Salad with Radishes, Carrots and Mint

for the salad 1 large head red butter lettuce, or 2 small heads, washed and dried 1 small super fresh carrot, sliced very thin 5-6 large radishes, sliced very thin 3 tablespoons chopped fresh mint for the vinaigrette 1 heaping teaspoon…

Fresh Strawberry Pie

2 quarts fresh strawberries (about 3 pounds)3/4 cup (150 grams) granulated sugar Juice of 1/2 lemon (about 1 tablespoon) 3 tablespoons cornstarch 1/2 cup cool water 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract One 9 inch pie…

Spicy Bok Choy in Garlic Sauce

1 pound bok choy ¼ cup water 2 cloves garlic, minced or one full stalk of spring garlic, chopped fine 1 tablespoon oyster sauce 1 tablespoon light soy sauce 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1 teaspoon grated fresh ginger…

Asparagus Radish Salad

1-pound fresh asparagus, trimmed and cut into 2-inch pieces 7 radishes, thinly sliced 2 tablespoons sesame seeds DRESSING: 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons thinly sliced green onion/scallion 1 tablespoon white wine…

Spinach with Sesame and Garlic

Spinach with Sesame and Garlic 3 Tbsp dark sesame oil 1 Tbsp minced garlic 1 lb fresh spinach (if using mature spinach, soak in water to clean, drain, squeeze out excess water, remove and discard large stems, roughly chop leaves) …

Caramelized Leek and Bacon Pizza

INGREDIENTS 6 slice thick-cut bacon 2 medium leeks flour 1 lb. store-bought pizza dough 1 tbsp. olive oil 1/2 tsp. garlic powder 1/4 c. mascarpone 1 1/2 c. shredded mozzarella 1/4 c. grated Parmesan In a large pan over medium heat,…

Spring Garlic Toast

Slices of crusty bread ½cup unsalted butter (1 stick), softened ½cup grated Parmesan 2½ tablespoons chopped young spring garlic stalks, white and green parts 1tablespoon minced chives ¼teaspoon black pepper ¼teaspoon fine sea salt,…

Crispy Roasted Kalettes

Ingredients 6-10 oz. Kalettes, rinsed and ends trimmed 3 Tablespoons Vegetable Oil 3 cloves Garlic, minced ½ teaspoon Pepper ¼ teaspoon Salt Instructions Preheat oven to 400°F In a large mixing bowl, toss…

Risotto with Scallions, Mushrooms and Spinach

Risotto with Scallions, Mushrooms and Spinach 4 tbsp. olive oil 1 medium onion kosher salt and Pepper 2 clove garlic ¾ c. arborio rice ¾ c. dry white wine 3½ c. low-sodium vegetable broth ¼ c. grated Romano cheese …

Roasted Radish and Herbed Goat Cheese Omelet

Roasted Radish and Herbed Goat Cheese Omelette   FOR THE ROASTED RADISHES: 1 cup  thinly-sliced French Breakfast radishes, or other radish variety 2 teaspoons olive oil 1/4 teaspoon sea salt FOR THE RICOTTA: 1/4 cup …

Oatmeal Apple Crisp

1 cup brown sugar 1 cup rolled oats 1 cup all-purpose flour ½ cup butter, melted 3 cups apples - peeled, cored and chopped ½ cup white sugar 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon Gather all ingredients. Preheat the oven to 350…