MARKET RECIPE: Summer Melon Salads

Summer Melon Salads By Market Chef Maggie C. Perkins of Notes From Maggie’s Farm Assorted summer melons (cantaloupe, canary, Gaia, honeydew) seeded and chopped Roasted Hatch chile peppers, seeded, de-stemmed, peeled, and pith removed Cucumbers, skins remaining, chopped Cilantro microgreens SOCO ginger beer Salt, to taste Combine all salad ingredients together, tasting as you go […]

MARKET RECIPE: Panzanella with Basil Vinaigrette

Panzanella with Basil Vinaigrette by Chef Maggie Perkins Day old bread, torn into bite-sized pieces Tomato and cucumber, flesh, skin, inner pulp and seeds, bite-sized Shishito Peppers, sliced thinly Optional: thin slivers of Mozzarella cheese 3:1 ratio of oil to acid (here we used 2 cups Extra Virgin Olive Oil to 2/3 c Apple Cider Vinegar) 1tsp […]

Market Recipe: Summer Vegetables with Roasted Peaches feta and herbs

Summer Vegetables dressed with Roasted Peaches with feta and herbs contributed by Market Chef Maggie C. Perkins Malabar spinach, destemmed, leaves torn Fresh young corn, removed from the cob Early green beans, trimmed 2T marinating oil from Brazos Valley Cheese marinated feta Peaches, pitted, sliced (if peaches are not available, substitute plums) 1T honey, or […]

Market Recipe: Watermelon Summer Salad

  Farmers Market Favorite: Watermelon Summer Salad Guest Chef: Maggie C. Perkins, Notes from Maggie’s Farm yields 4 entree salads Ingredients 1 personal size watermelon, cut into bite-sized cubes (or, using a melon-baller, create watermelon balls, being careful to avoid the larger seeds) 1 cucumber, unpeeled, seeded, and diced 1/4 sweet onion, peeled and minced 1 […]