Several years ago, I joined a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture). A CSA delivers fresh, organic, produce to your door at a frequency of your choosing. I always get interesting and unexpected things and this has taught me to get creative with my food. It’s also why I keep my pantry well stocked because it allows me to use all this great produce.
Because the produce is local, and just picked, they last forever. Herein lies my issue. I can’t seem to use it all. I get a shipment every 3 weeks, and because it’s just Alex and me, and both of us travel for work and have other commitments, I have a hard time getting through all these little (and big) gems.
So, here’s my goal. For this shipment, I will chronicle the journey of all my CSA fruits and veggies and share them with you. My goal: tasty food, highlight the ingredient, and zero waste. Wish me luck!
Oh! And if you have any ideas, for my CSA challenge, please share them in the comments.
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What’s in my basket:
- Romaine lettuce
- New potatoes
- Heirloom tomatoes
- Green Onions
- Green peppers