Eat more vegetables.
Theme: How we saved the cherry tomatoes

Late last summer we got a call from Hepworth Farm. One of their large retail customers (who shall not be named) decided they did not need the truck load of cherry tomatoes Hepworth had harvested for them. Could we buy them?  Even for us that is a heck of a lot of cherry tomatoes. So we came up with an idea...why not freeze them? We did and woo-hoo that is what you are getting this week.

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Tuesday delivery: Saturday 11:59 pm
Wednesday: Sunday 11:59 pm
Thursday: Monday 11:59 pm
Friday: Tuesday 11:59 pm
  • Our veggie guarantee: If you have a quality issue, let customer service know!!  (This is how we reduce waste and cost.)
  • Items are subject to change depending on weather and farm availability. 
  • Tip 1: Any item you would cook, you can also freeze.
  • Tip 2: A dull knife conspires against you and slows you down. A sharp knife makes your food taste better (and look better, too). NY Times
  • Tip 3: Any green needs to be as dry as possible, wrapped in a paper towel in a plastic bag and kept in the fridge crisper.

THESE PRODUCTS ARE INCLUDED IN ALL BAG SIZES
Frozen Cherry Tomatoes Thaw in the fridge for a few hours, then fold into a pasta or toss with a little olive oil and salt & roast (at around 350 degrees). Hepworth Farm (CO)
Oven-roasted Creamy Cherry Tomato Sauce
R
oasted Tomato Soup
Brown Rice, Tomatoes and Basil
Frozen Blueberries Like summer in winter. If you eat them frozen it is like mini sherbet bites. Otherwise thaw, then drain liquid and add to yogurt, pudding, muffin, or pancake mix, whatever.  Lagoner Farm (OG)
Blueberry Kale Smoothie
Blueberry Banana Smoothie

Blueberry Sauce
Banana and Blueberry Pancakes with Cinnamon-Vanilla Butter
Delicata Squash Unique for its thin skin (no peeling or removing necessary) and a sweet inside. Try roasting to soften the flesh and skin. Shaul Farm (FAM)
Roasted Delicata Squash
Delicata Creamy Squash Soup
Delicata Squash and Apple Saute
Cabbage, Kale, and Salad Mix Hooray for Crooked Carrot Farm in Ithaca, NY. They had a boatload of napa cabbage and came up with this fantastic idea: a winter cabbage, kale, carrot, radish salad mix. So this is your opportunity to make a killer winter salad. Add shredded parmesan, crunchy nuts, and a dijon-based dressing with balsamic, olive oil, and garlic or a standard mayo based dressing. Toss in your turnips and pea shoots. If you've got any apples lying around, slice 'em and mix 'em in, too. Crooked Carrot Farm (OG)
Kale, Cabbage, and Carrot Chopped Salad with Maple Sesame Vinaigrette
Two- Minute Creamy Salad Dressing
Hakurei Turnips  Hakurei turnips are a small, delicately flavored Japanese variety that will win over even the harshest turnip critic.  You can cook or eat raw--particularly nice shredded over a salad.  Rexcroft Farm (IPM)
Simple Sautéed Turnips
Garlic-Turnip Mashed Potatoes
Sea Salt & Olive Oil Roasted Turnips
Glazed Hakurei Turnips
Purple Top Turnips Totally underrated root vegetables. Raw turnips are a very good source of dietary fiber, Vitamin C, and Manganese. You will need to peel. Try roasting. Cut turnips into wedges. Toss with fresh ginger, canola oil, salt and pepper. Drizzle with honey and roast at 400° F until tender. Rexcroft Farm (IPM)
Buttered Turnip Puree
Braised Cabbage and Turnips
These items are for Small, Standard and Family sizes only
Tatsoi AKA spinach mustard, but we think its proper name is more fun to say. This mild, hearty Asian green can be used in place of spinach. Lightly steam or sauté or add to a soup. Running Creek Farm (IPM)
Steamed Spinach With Balsamic Butter (substitute tatsoi for spinach)
Chilled Wilted Tatsoi
Tatsoi with Avocado and Egg
Browned Butter Pasta with Tatsoi

Additional Subscriptions

  • Herb & Allium: A SPECIAL combo this week -- Make your own garlic oil.  We are supplying you with FULL SUN Organic Expeller-pressed Canola Oil and a head of garlic.  Just add smashed garlic cloves to the oil and heat for 10 minutes over low-heat.  Refrigerate. 
  • Fruit: Pink Lady Apples
  • Cheese: Andes (Buttery mountain-style cheese with grassy and tropical notes. This cheese is for true fancy cheese lovers.  If you are a just a cheddar cheese type of person you may want to pass.) Vulto Creamery
  • Bread: Organic Focaccia Bread Bread Alone
  • Pasta: Tomato Basil Fettuccine (Storage: Use within 1 week refrigerated or freeze for 1 month) Knoll Krest Farm

Any questions? Email info@field-goods.com

Key for growing methods:
  • CO - Certified Organic
  • OG - Organically Grown (farm uses organic methods but does not have certification).
  • IPM - Integrated Pest Management (methods used to reduce the use of pesticides and chemical fertilizers).
  • FAM - Family farm (farm often uses organic and IPM methods but may also use chemical fertilizers and pesticides. As a general rule small farms use far fewer chemicals than large industrialized operations).
  • Non-GMO - All of our products are non-GMO.
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