With Summer officially arriving this past Wednesday, it’s time to think about easy and delicious meals that don’t require a lot of heat/cooking! That’s why this week I’m spotlighting Cold Soups featuring vegetable bundle ingredients.
The Russet potato was not always the favourite potato variety. They rose to fame as the potato used to make McDonald’s French fries. Today, Russet potatoes account for 70% of the potato market in North America.
Did you know June is actually National Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Month?! So, this month skip the canned and frozen vegetables & fruit and reach for fresh. Lucky for you, you have your fresh local vegetable boxes that makes doing that easy!
Green Garlic and garlic scapes are two different things from the same plant, grown in two different periods in its growing season. Green garlic is the immature garlic bulb and has a delicate spring flavour. Garlic scapes are the greens on top of a mature plant, and have a much stronger flavour!