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Potato-Leek Soup

3 large potatoes, scrubbed and diced       

2 large leeks

1 garlic clove, minced                                            

2 ribs celery, sliced

2 carrots, thinly sliced                                            

1 teaspoon dried dill weed

½  teaspoon salt, optional

To prepare leeks, remove outer layer of bulb, wash thoroughly, and slice thinly, including 2-3 inches of the green leaves.

In large saucepan, cook potatoes, leeks and garlic in 1 ½ to 2 cups water about 20 minutes or until potatoes are tender.   (If you like a thicker soup, choose the lesser amount of water.  You can always add more water later, if too thick to suit you.-CW)

In a smaller pan, cook celery, carrots, dill weed and salt in 1 additional cup of water until vegetables are barely tender.

With a fork or potato masher, mash potatoes slightly and add celery-carrot mixture.  Heat slightly and serve.  Makes about 6 cups.   (Great with corn bread! CW)

Optional:  poach an egg on top of the hot soup and serve soup with egg in it.  CW

For Potato-Onion Soup, substitute 2 medium-sized onions for leeks.

 

CSA Whats in my share? Pickup Reminder for Thursday June 21 and Friday June 22June 20th, 2018

Members will enjoy new cucumbers, tomatoes, garlic scapes, and eggplant this week.  Let me know if you are due to for extras due to a vacation, we have a lot of cherry tomatoes and cucumbers! &nb

CSA Pickup Reminder THURSDAY June 14 and FRIDAY June 15June 14th, 2018

Members will enjoy tomatoes! yes and blueberries!  green onions and kale.   cant wait!  see you at pickup.  text for questions or other.   your farmer,  Jill   Jil

CSA Pickup Reminder THURSDAY June 7 and FRIDAY June 8June 6th, 2018

Members can expect great things this week.  More farm potatoes, chard (except kale for the chard haters), and best of all, a large dose of fresh basil.  So what do you do with a lot of basil

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