Copyright (c) 2020 en-us Vegetable Gardener - Recipes category featured posts Vegetable Gardener - Recipes category featured posts Sun, 19 Jan 2020 18:46:39 -0500 Vegetable Gardener - Recipes category featured posts Vegetable Gardener - Recipes category featured posts <![CDATA[Transplanting in the Rain]]> Mon, 12 May 2014 11:56:41 -0500 Transplanting in the Rain Posted by cookinwithherbs
When there is rain in the forecast and the moon is in the right phase and sign, the gardener must grab the opportunity to transplant seedlings. ]]>
<![CDATA[Artemisia: Herb of the Year 2014]]> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 22:21:55 -0500 Artemisia: Herb of the Year 2014 Posted by cookinwithherbs
Every year the International Herb Association selects a new herb to feature--this year is Artemisia! Learn more about this wonderful genus of herbs beloved by gardeners for centuries, used by cooks and in the apothecary. ]]>
<![CDATA[Make Your Own Herb Butters]]> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 22:29:37 -0500 Make Your Own Herb Butters Posted by ChrisMcLaughlin
Fancy herb butters may have that "upper-crust" feel, but they're easier to make than any cake you've ever baked. ]]>
<![CDATA[From Chiles to Sauce]]> Sat, 08 Dec 2012 17:28:49 -0500 From Chiles to Sauce Posted by cookinwithherbs
I've been making salsa for decades, however, I never have really made a concentrated sauce like Tabasco. When I brought in a huge bush of Tabasco peppers, I decided to try and make my own--with great results! Here's how you can do it and it is easy; there is nothing like homegrown & homemade! ]]>
<![CDATA[Swiss Chard Rolls with Quinoa]]> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 10:12:04 -0500 Swiss Chard Rolls with Quinoa Posted by cookinwithherbs
My Swiss chard is having a resurgence after the summer heat--so I came up with this tasty dish using it. ]]>
<![CDATA[Basil Blueberry Muffins]]> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 15:30:00 -0500 Basil Blueberry Muffins Posted by cookinwithherbs
My basils are growing in leaps and bounds and I've cut them back three times already--so I've been cooking with them daily. In my neighborhood, the pick-your-own farms and farmers' markets have wonderful blueberries in abundance. So, combine the blueberries with lemon or cinnamon basil to make a delightful muffin... here's a yummy recipe. ]]>
<![CDATA[Asian Coleslaw]]> Mon, 13 Feb 2012 07:00:00 -0500 Asian Coleslaw Posted by yourownvictorygarden
This unique coleslaw recipe uses many veggies that are coming out of your garden right now. ]]>
<![CDATA[Aunt Ruth's Heritage Chili Sauce]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2011 18:40:03 -0500 Aunt Ruth's Heritage Chili Sauce Posted by cookinwithherbs
It's hard to go wrong with a time-tested family original recipe like this one. If you like your chili sauce with some heat, add fresh or dried hot cayenne pepper (crushed or chopped) or hot sauce to taste. ]]>
<![CDATA[Brussels Sprouts seasoned with Pantry Condiments]]> Sun, 27 Nov 2011 22:26:24 -0500 Brussels Sprouts seasoned with Pantry Condiments Posted by cookinwithherbs
If you don't normally like Brussels sprouts, this tasty recipe might change your mind. ]]>
<![CDATA[Skillet Corn Bread with Sage and Onions for Thanksgiving]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2011 01:35:24 -0500 Skillet Corn Bread with Sage and Onions for Thanksgiving Posted by cookinwithherbs
This savory cornbread is a delicious addition to your Thanksgiving feast, whether it is in your breadbasket, or made into a superb stuffing with some fresh sage from your garden.. ]]>
<![CDATA[Pineapple Sorbet with Pineapple Sage Blossoms]]> Mon, 31 Oct 2011 18:53:11 -0500 Pineapple Sorbet with Pineapple Sage Blossoms Posted by cookinwithherbs
If you like pineapple and have these red blssoms in your garden, then this is a dessert for you! ]]>
<![CDATA[Baked Red Cabbage with Spices]]> Tue, 27 Sep 2011 14:00:00 -0500 Baked Red Cabbage with Spices Posted by cookinwithherbs
Mid-Eastern Mediterranean spices give this fall side dish an interesting flavor. ]]>
<![CDATA[Peach Skillet Cake]]> Mon, 15 Aug 2011 23:40:07 -0500 Peach Skillet Cake Posted by cookinwithherbs
Try this recipe for a moist, buttermilk skillet cake topped with juicy peaches! ]]>
<![CDATA[Lemonade or Limeade with Herbs]]> Mon, 01 Aug 2011 09:54:37 -0500 Lemonade or Limeade with Herbs Posted by cookinwithherbs
Make a refreshing summer cooler, or use in herbal margaritas. ]]>
<![CDATA[Summer Enchanted 'Rita with Peach and Basil]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2011 12:15:00 -0500 Summer Enchanted 'Rita with Peach and Basil Posted by cookinwithherbs
Here is a lovely libation highlighting basil and peaches--make one, sit back and chill! There's a non-alcoholic lemonade here too! ]]>
<![CDATA[Herbed Three Bean Salad with Tangy Vinaigrette]]> Sun, 24 Jul 2011 23:20:00 -0500 Herbed Three Bean Salad with Tangy Vinaigrette Posted by cookinwithherbs
Herbed Three Bean Salad is a traditional favorite prepared with fresh green beans, and canned kidney and garbanzo beans. This version is elevated to new heights with the addition of fresh savory and marjoram, diced celery and onion, and dressed with a little olive oil and vinegar. ]]>
<![CDATA[Peaches and Blueberries with Lemon Herb and Lavender Syrup]]> Tue, 21 Jun 2011 16:12:50 -0500 Peaches and Blueberries with Lemon Herb and Lavender Syrup Posted by cookinwithherbs
This mouthwatering recipe features peaches and blueberries with a simple syrup combining lemon herbs with lavender flowers. ]]>
<![CDATA[Strawberry Rhubarb Cobbler with Sweet Woodruff]]> Tue, 14 Jun 2011 10:08:45 -0500 Strawberry Rhubarb Cobbler with Sweet Woodruff Posted by cookinwithherbs
Wednesday June 15, we have a full strawberry moon around 4:14 pm in my EST Maryland garden. In honor of the moon and the season, with strawberries peaking in my neighborhood, I offer you the following recipe featuring this luscious fruit paired with another garden dessert favorite, rhubarb. ]]>
<![CDATA[Coulibiac with Rice, Leeks, Mushrooms, Greens and Herbs]]> Tue, 24 May 2011 14:04:33 -0500 Coulibiac with Rice, Leeks, Mushrooms, Greens and Herbs Posted by cookinwithherbs
A coulibiac is a savory Russian dish baked in a pastry crust often shaped in a loaf form and filled with fish (traditionally salmon), vegetables, hard-boiled eggs, mushrooms and dill. This vegetarian version features leeks and garlic with mushrooms and wilted greens and is a lovely spring recipe. ]]>
<![CDATA[Simple Mayonnaise and Horseradish Sauce]]> Wed, 30 Mar 2011 11:57:52 -0500 Simple Mayonnaise and Horseradish Sauce Posted by cookinwithherbs
Horseradish is Herb of the Year for 2011 and this quick and easy sauce is so yummy, it will become a standby in your kitchen. It is tasty on a sandwich, however I love it with artichokes, asparagus, new potatoes, baby beets and carrots--pretty much any steamed or roasted vegetable. ]]>