Monthly Archives: July 2014

Basil and Sweet Basil Tortellini

Our summer boxes might include a tasty variety of basil typically referred to as “Sweet Basil.” This term comes from the ancient Greek term okimon basilikos meaning royal basil. The Greeks referred to sweet basil as “The Herb of Kings.” … Continue reading

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Maple Grilled Vegetables

This Summer equivalent of my favorite winter root vegetables roasted with maple syrup. I am not sure I can call it a recipe because it is so simple. It’s more of an idea for tossing together a quick meal. There … Continue reading

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Simple Mango Salsa – history & more

Salsa is especially great in the summer. With so many flavor options salsa can be a dip or dressing to go with almost any meal. I love the sweet and spicy combination of mango and pineapple salsas. This week I … Continue reading

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