Seasonal Eats Recipe Round-Up

Seasonal Eats Recipe Round-Up: 6/27/12

One of my jobs here on the farm is to help run our CSA. Part of doing so involves providing weekly recipes to inspire our CSA members to cook up delicious seasonal food. Because I know you guys are as curious as the next, here are some of my favorite vegetarian recipes that I shared with our CSA members in relation to what’s currently growing on our farm and around the Mid-Atlantic:

Seasonal Eats Recipe Round-Up

Thyme

  • Lemon-Thyme Dressing
  • Thyme-Roasted Carrots
  • Thyme, Mushroom & Quinoa Saute
  • Apple & Thyme Martini
  • Thyme Julip/Mojito
  • Thyme-Scented Oatcakes
  • Blueberry Lemon Thyme Corn Muffins
  • Roasted Plum & Thyme Jam
  • Blueberry Thyme Compote
  • Thyme-Scented Lemon Cookies
  • Pepper & Thyme Cookies (scroll down for English)
  • Sea Salt & Thyme Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Seasonal Eats Recipe Round-Up

Rosemary
  • Cucumber-Rosemary Gin & Tonic
  • Mashed Rosemary White Beans
  • Cherry Rosemary Scones
  • Rosemary Aioli
  • Rosemary Shortbread
  • Knead-less Olive-Rosemary Bread
  • Rustic Rosemary Garlic Bread
  • Rosemary Red Bean Soup

Seasonal Eats Recipe Round-Up

Basil
  • Lemon Basil Chickpea Salad (uses onion)
  • Cucumber-Basil Sandwiches (use head lettuce)
  • Creamy Zucchini Soup w/ Basil (uses onion & garlic)
  • Zucchini & Fresh Basil Pasta (could easily garnish with thyme or rosemary)
  • Spring Rolls w/ Spicy Carrot Sauce (spring rolls can have anything inside, so don’t fret if you don’t have all the ingredients, you can substitute liberally)
  • Stir-Fried Chicken w/ Basil (can use any seasonal vegetables)
  • Basil Chickpea Dip w/ Cucumbers (uses garlic)
  • Basil Lemonade (kid-friendly)
  • Cucumber-Basil Limeade Popsicles (super kid-friendly!)
  • Chocolate Basil Muffins

Zucchini

  • Super Easy & Delicious Zucchini Butter (or Marmalade)
  • Zucchini Garlic Soup
  • Zucchini & Olive Breakfast Cake
  • Zucchini Salsa

I’m always on the hunt for good recipes using fresh herbs (pretty much any imaginable), so feel free to post your favorite recipes with fresh herbs, especially if they accompany any summer fare.