Market Recipe: Pear & Arugula Salad

Pear & Arugula Salad Ingredients: Arugula (AY RAAM Farms or Bouldin Food Forest) 2-3 Pears (Lightsey Farms or Bernhardt’s Farm) Pecans – raw or toasted (Yegua Creek) Pecan Parm (Perennial Pecan) Honey (Austin Honey Co. or Round Rock Honey) Mustard White Wine Vinegar Instructions: Honey Dijon Vinaigrette: To make the vinaigrette combine white wine vinegar, […]

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 Hill Country Olive Company) 1 package Belle Vie Farm pork sausage links 1 pint piopinno mushrooms, trimmed and sliced (HiFi Mycology) 1 bunch arugula, […]

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  (Johnson’s Backyard Garden) 1/2 cup pecan halves (Yegua Creek) 1 pint young sweet potatoes, scrubbed well and sliced thinly (JBG Organic) […]

Eggplant & Mushroom Provencal with Duck Sausage & Pan-roasted Chicken 

Eggplant & Mushroom Provencal with Duck Sausage or Pan-roasted Chicken  By Market Chef Maggie Perkins Ingredients Prepared protein (see below) 1 +/- tablespoon neutral-flavored cooking fat 3 baby eggplants, sliced thinly (B5 Farm) 2 pints assorted mushrooms (Hi-Fi Mycology) 1 bunch scallions, greens sliced in 1 inch lengths, whites sliced thin, separated (Bernhardt’s Farm or […]

Zero Waste Recipe: Mushroom Gravy

  Market Recipe: Mushroom Gravy by Market Chef Monique Santua of Gastromonique Ingredients 2 tbs butter Mushroom scraps (save these in the freezer when you’re making other mushroom dishes) 1 bunch Green Onions from Bernhardts Farm (minced) 16 ounces Vegetable Stock 1 clove garlic minced 1 tsp Xantham Gum (or other thickener) Salt and pepper […]