Market Recipe: Duck Sausage on Braised Carrot & Fennel

Duck Sausage on Braised Carrot & Fennel By Market Chef Maggie Perkins. 2 T coconut oil 2 medium fennel bulbs, sliced thinly, with fronds reserved 1 bunch red carrots, sliced thinly. 2 pkgs Belle Vie Farm & Kitchen Normandie Duck Sausage Fennel fronds, minced, for garnish salt and pepper to taste In a heavy skillet, […]

Market Recipe: Gulf Coast Oyster Roosters and Sauce

Gulf Coast Oyster Roosters and Sauce By Market Chef Maggie Perkins, inspired by Vivian Howard at Garden and Gun magazine saltines or pork rinds bottled cocktail sauce zesty tartar sauce (see below) fresh oysters, drained, halved toppings (see below) For each cocktail bite, spoon bottled cocktail sauce and zesty tartar sauce on saltine or flat pork rind. […]

Market Recipe: Honey-sweetened Fall Fruit & Yogurt Sauce

Honey-sweetened Fall Fruit & Yogurt Sauce By Austin Youth Kitchen  1 tub of Mother Culture plain or honey vanilla Greek yogurt 1 cup finely diced apple (pink lady or gala apples are best) 1-2 overripe persimmons from Engel Farms, chopped sparingly (intentional bigger pieces) Roundrock honey (optional) Pecans (optional) Blend all together well and serve cold […]

MARKET RECIPE: Seasonal Veggie Medley with Rice

Seasonal Veggie Medley with Rice By Madelene Sears So many delicious vegetables are in season at the markets in August, why not make a dish that celebrates them all?! This quick, simple, healthy recipe highlights seasonal summer vegetables including zucchini, cherry tomatoes, green beans and bell peppers. Come to the markets this weekend and stop by our […]

Indian Okra Bhindi Masala

Benefits of Okra By Madelene Sears Summer is the season for okra and you can get it at both Texas Farmers’ Market locations right now. If you have never had the chance to try okra before, now is the time! Our farmers grow delicious local and organic okra in abundance. Okra can be enjoyed raw, with condiments like salsa, pickled, chopped into stews, roasted, fried […]