Market Recipe: Portuguese Migas Salad w/Belle Vie Chorizo & Eat the Rainbow Salad

Portuguese Migas Salad with Belle Vie Chorizo By Market Chef Maggie Perkins Yield: 4 entrée-sized salads 1 pkg Belle Vie Chorizo 1 cup stock or water ½ c chopped spring onion 2T chopped green garlic 2 bunches lacinato kale, chopped 1 can black beans, drained, rinsed, drained Migas (see below) Dressing (see below)   In […]

Market Recipe: Breakfast Sausage with beets & peppers + Nappa Cabbage Slaw

  Breakfast Sausage with Golden Beets and Green Peppers By Student chefs at the Escoffier School 1 lb. breakfast sausage from Smith & Smith 1 medium golden beet from Johnson’s Backyard Garden 1 medium green pepper from Bernhardt’s Farm 1 1/2 teaspoon chili flake 1/2 teaspoon rubbed sage 1/2 teaspoon sweet smoked paprika Salt & Pepper […]

Market Recipe: Duck Egg Omelette

Duck Egg Omelette with Crabmeat, Caramelized Onions, Chevre & Microgreens By Market Chef Maggie Perkins ½ stick unsalted butter 2 large yellow onions, halved, and sliced into uniform half-moons 1 dozen duck eggs (Texas Farmers’ Market vendors Belle Vie Farm and  Countryside Farm) ¼ cup half & half, divided ½ pound claw crabmeat (Texas Farmers’ […]

Market Recipe: Strawberry Fennel Crostini with Mint and Spring Radish

Strawberry Fennel Crostini with Mint and Spring Radish By Chef Maggie Perkins 1 T. pecan oil (Yegua Creek Farms) 1 fennel bulb, finely shaved (Bouldin Food Forest or Emadi Acres Farm) 4oz chevre (Pure Luck) Juice and zest of one lemon 1 pint strawberries, sliced (Flintrock Hill Farm) 2T fennel fronds, chopped (Bouldin Food Forest […]

Market Recipe: Gumbo Z’herbes

Gumbo Z’herbes Chef Maggie Perkins, Notes from Maggie’s Farm 1 bunch, each, of 6-9 types of seasonal greens such as carrot tops, radish greens, turnip greens, mustard greens, arugula, lettuce, cabbage, collard greens, pea shoots, bok choi, parsley, scallion tops, etc…. 1 large whole onion, chopped 2 T bacon drippings (or other fat, optionally– cooking […]