Simple But Delicious Ways To Prepare Your Spring Produce
1/2. If you have fresh spring onions, garlic scapes and herbs in your basket, you may want to try these main dishes to combine them:
3/4. If you have chosen some young, beautiful asparagus stalks, you must try these ways to use it up:
- raw asparagus Caesar salad (I would use organic Greek yogurt instead of mayo.)
- asparagus, curry soup
8. If you were lucky enough to nail down some baby artichokes, you can't get any more simple than this: grilled baby artichokes.
9/10. Those smaller zucchinii are always more tender and flavorful. You must try this with your next windfall:
11/12/13. If you spotted fresh peas, mint and a few lovely radishes, well . . . who doesn't love toast? And, those fritters are pretty adorable, too:
14/15. Fresh apricot season seems to be a short one where I live, so I grab them when I can. How about these two ways to highlight them:
16/17. Watercress is at the very tipy-top of the nutrient dense vegetables so throw some in you bag and make these recipes:
18/19. Lots of greens peeking out of your basket? Those nutrient-dense vegetables would do beautifully with these:
20/21. If blueberries are included in your bundle from the market, here are two great ways to use them to start your day:
Do you have a favorite spring produce that you wait for each season? How about a simple way to prepare it?
- The farmers' markets are a great way to choose local produce and support your area farmers. Here are tips to ask the right questions when you get there.
- Loads of other healthy ways to prepare vegetables: my healthy vegetables Pinterest board.