Market Recipe: Creole Seafood Dressing

  Farmers Market Creole Seafood Dressing Market Chef Maggie Perkins of From Maggie’s Farm Serves 6 Ingredients 1 sesame seed whole wheat baguette, sliced (Texas French Bread) extra virgin olive oil (Texas Olive Company) 1 package Belle Vie Farm pork sausage links 1 pint piopinno mushrooms, trimmed and sliced (HiFi Mycology) 1 bunch arugula, chopped […]

Market Recipe: Sweet Potato, Persimmon & Pecan in Herb Brown Butter

Sweet Potato, Persimmon & Pecan in Herb Brown Butter By Market Chef Maggie Perkins Ingredients 2 sticks unsalted butter Sprigs of fresh winter-season herbs like sage, thyme, oregano, or a combination of your choice  1/2 cup pecan halves 1 pint young sweet potatoes, scrubbed well and sliced thinly 2-3 firm persimmons, sliced 1 tsp ground […]

Market Recipe: Sweet & Spicy Smashed Cucumber Salad

SWEET & SPICY SMASHED CUCUMBER  SALAD  By Market Chef Maggie Perkins Yield: 4 servings INGREDIENTS  8 small pickling cucumbers •Kosher salt Ice 3 T toasted sesame oil ½ cup seasoned rice vinegar 1 tsp-1 tbsp fish sauce (to taste) 1 tsp sugar, to taste 4 red or green Thai chiles, halved lengthwise keeping stem end […]

MARKET RECIPE: Mushroom Curry with Mixed Vegetables & Herbs

Market Mushroom Curry with Mixed Vegetables & Herbs Ingredients 2-3 T extra virgin olive oil, divided 1 pint new potatoes, unpeeled, sliced thinly from Johnson’s Backyard Garden 1 can coconut milk, divided 1 stalk lemongrass, cut into 2 inch lengths and smashed gently before adding Johnson’s Backyard Garden 1 bunch holy basil, leaves chopped, stems […]

Market Recipe: K.I.S.S. Winter Vegetables

K.I.S.S. Winter Vegetables By Market Chef Maggie Perkins Keep It Simple and Satisfying with fresh, seasonal vegetables, a few favorite condiments, and your favorite pan. Prepare, by peeling, paring, trimming, and dicing about a cup each of 3-5 of your favorite seasonal vegetables, aiming for varying textures, colors, and nutrients aiming for a total of […]