2015-16 Garden Calendar

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Zucchini Bread

This zucchini bread recipe is adapted from James Beard Zucchini bread recipe on Epicurious.com. With reduced sugar and oil, and the replacement of 1/3 of the flour with whole wheat white, this bread contains fewer calories, less simple sugar and more fiber than the original recipe. Ingredients 3 eggs 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 2/3 … Read more

Berry Cucumber Basil Smoothie

This refreshing smoothie is easy to make thanks to cool cucumber  fresh basil. Ingredients: 8 fresh basil leaves 1 large cucumber, peeled and chopped (no need to de-seed) 1 lb. fresh berries, cut and frozen OR 16 oz package of frozen berries (mixed, strawberry or blueberries) 1 frozen banana cut into pieces 8-10 oz  no … Read more


Lemon Pops

This mixture can be made ahead and refrigerated until ready to use. Yields about 6 cups liquid Ingredients 3 cups water 2 cups sugar (or substitute honey or agave nectar) 1 tablespoon lemon zest (zest of two lemons) 2 cups lemon juice Directions 1. Zest two lemons (careful to avoid bitter white pith). 2. Combine … Read more


Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese

Serving Size: 8 Instructions for Produce Sale: Double recipe; transfer dish into crock pot; MUST deliver at 2pm       Ingredients: 3 cups cubed peeled butternut squash (about 1 pound) 1¼ cups organic vegetable broth 1½ cups fat-free organic milk 2 garlic cloves, peeled – growing in TMA Garden (spring)! 2 tablespoons of organic … Read more


Green Smoothie

Serving Size: 1 Instructions for Produce Sale: Quadruple recipe and package in 1 gallon pitcher; please blend thoroughly – works best if you have a Vitamix or high-powered blender       Ingredients: 1 large handful fresh organic spinach or kale (or mix of both) – growing in TMA garden (fall)! 1/2 cup fresh or … Read more


Pineapple Smoothie

Serving Size: 1 Instructions for Produce Sale: Quadruple this recipe and package in a 1 gallon pitcher       Ingredients: 2 cups peeled and sliced organic cucumber 2 cups frozen pineapple 1/4 lime, squeezed 1.5 cup water (add another .5 cup if mixture is too thick) 1 frozen banana 2 cups frozen organic strawberries (optional) … Read more