Market Recipe: Thai Basil-Glazed Squid

Thai Basil-Glazed Squid By Market Chef Maggie Perkins 2 T toasted sesame oil 2 T neutral-flavored oil 1 medium sweet potato, skin on, sliced in thin half rounds 3 sweet Italian peppers, seeded and sliced 4 cups braising greens (arugula, Malabar spinach, sturdier warm-weather greens) 1 pint K&S Seafood squid, cleaned, rinsed, drained, sliced into […]

Market Recipe: Shrimp and Summer Melon Salad

Shrimp and Summer Melon Salad By Market Chef Maggie Perkins 1 Lb large shrimp 1 T olive oil Salt and freshly-ground pepper 2 favorite summer melons (we used a combination of cantaloupe, crenshaw, and canary melons) 2 cucumbers 1 bunch Thai basil 6 shishito peppers In a small pan under medium heat, bring 1 tablespoon […]

Market Recipe: Summer Tomato Stovetop Ratatouille

Summer Tomato Stovetop Ratatouille By Market Chef Maggie Perkins ¼ cup grapeseed oil, divided 1 large clove elephant garlic, peeled and thinly sliced 1 leek, sliced, separated into ringlets, rinsed thoroughly and dried by squeezing in a paper towel 1 medium eggplant, peeled and diced 4 sweet peppers, sliced thinly (we used banana peppers, bell […]

Market Recipe: Fresh Herb Facial Masques

Fresh Herb Facial Masques By Mary Helen Leonard of The Natural Beauty Solutions Fresh herbs contain a wide variety of properties that can help benefit your skin. Thyme and basil, for example, are slightly astringent and can be helpful in balancing oily skin and fighting acne. Soothing herbs, such as mint or chamomile have natural […]

Market Recipe: Honey-glazed Butternut Squash with Sweet Peppers and Sweet Potato Greens

Honey-glazed Butternut Squash with Sweet Peppers and Sweet Potato Greens By Market Chef Maggie Perkins 2T grapeseed oil 2 medium-large butternut squash, peeled and cubed 1 sweet red pepper, cored, seeded, sliced to equal about 2 cups 1/2 bunch fresh holy basil, leaves only, chopped (about 1/4-1/2 cup) 2-3T honey 1 bunch sweet potato greens, […]