Market Recipe: Okra & Tomato Fritters

Okra and Tomato Fritters by Market Chef Maggie Perkins I duck egg (Munkebo Farm) 1 cup whole milk 1/2 cup fine ground oatmeal  1 tsp seasoning salt  1 pint okra, sliced thinly (JBG) 1 pint heirloom cherry tomatoes, sliced (JBG) 1 small purple bell pepper, chopped (JBG) 1 bunch basil, leaves chopped (about 1 tablespoon […]

Market Recipe: Grilled Softshell Crab with Summer Vegetables

Grilled Softshell Crab with Summer Vegetables Serves 4, By Market Chef Maggie Perkins. Marinade (see recipe below) Vegetables of your choice Softshell crabs (K&S Seafood) Remove any caked on debris from grill with a brush. Wipe grates with high smoke point neutral flavor oil like grapeseed, avocado, or peanut oil. Preheat grill and adjust flame/temperature to […]

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 […]

Eat Your Greens

Eat Your Greens — How Daily Intake of Green Vegetables Can Affect Your Health By Madelene Sears July brings more than just the heat – it ushers in a harvest of dark leafy greens and a variety of green vegetables! Enjoying dark leafy greens and green vegetables can have a significant impact on your health and […]

Market Recipe: Market Gumbo! Gluten & Dairy Free!

Market Gumbo! Gluten & Dairy Free! By Guest Chef Rick Lopez of La Condesa 1 pint okra from Engel Farms 2 pints yellow tomatoes from Engel Farms 1 lb. shrimp from K&S Seafood 3 packs duck sausage from Belle Vie Farm and Kitchen 1 bag mixed peppers from JBG Organic 1 bunch radish from JBG […]