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Tarragon Chicken Salad

2 cups chopped, cooked chicken meat 1/4 cup dried cranberries, finely chopped 1 teaspoon lemon juice 1/4 cup mayonnaise 1-2 Tbsp fresh chopped tarragon Salt and pepper to taste Mix all of the ingredients together. Adjust seasoning.  Serve over mixed greens or on a sandwich

By City Commons, ago
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Squash Blossom Quesadillas

Squash blossoms 1 hot pepper 3 cloves of garlic, minced 1/4 half an onion, diced 1/8 cup fresh cilantro 1 1/2 cups of Monterrey Jack or Muester cheese, grated Tortillas (can use either corn or flour) 1 tablespoons olive oil 3 tablespoons of butter Salt and pepper to taste. Method: Read more

By City Commons, ago
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Carrot Top Soup

Don’t just throw them away!  The tender tops that come with your carrots are delicious in soups.  Here’s one that uses both the carrots and their tops. 1 bunch (6 small to medium) carrots, the tops and the roots 2 Tbs unsalted butter 3 Tbs white rice 1 shallot, minced Read more

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Week 1: July 14

We grew a whole box of stuff for you! Carrots (Farnsworth, Singing Tree) Beets (Fields of Plenty, Farnsworth) Red and green basil (Singing Tree) Cabbage (Buffalo St) Cherry tomatoes (Buffalo St) Scallions (Vinewood Knoll) Garlic (Fields of Plenty) Sage (Buffalo St) Swiss Chard (Vinewood Knoll) Kale (Vinewood Knoll) Flower Bouquets Read more

By City Commons, ago
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Lasagna al Pesto

a little oil for the pan about 16 lasagna noodles Chard 2 lbs (4 cups) ricotta cheese 1 cup pesto 4 large cloves garlic, minced ½ tsp salt Fresh black pepper to taste ¾ cup grated Parmesan 1/3 cup toasted pine nuts or walnuts 1 lb mozzarella cheese, grated Preheat Read more

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How to join our CSA

So you love food and Detroit and support local folks and now you’re ready to sign up?  All you need to do is print out this handy dandy sign up sheet, fill it out, attach a check and mail it to Buffalo Street Farm 13703 Buffalo St Detroit MI, 48212

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Planting a Squash Patch

Squash (zucchini, pumpkins, acorn squash, etc…) and melons love to roam.  Their tendrils stretch far and wide to cover as much space as possible.  Often in urban areas space is limited so they are not as easily grown.  But that is not an issue at the Bakery Lot, one of Read more

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