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In Season: Parsnips

by in In Season, March 24, 2009

Every time I buy parsnips at my local market, the checkout person asks, “What’s that?” Parsnips are underappreciated and foreign to some, but they’re a flavorful option for soups, stews and side dishes.

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Getting Crabby in the Kitchen

by in Healthy Tips, In Season, March 2, 2009

Whether you love digging into thick stone crab claw or a bowl of blue crab chowder, now is the time to do it — the season for some varieties (Dungeness especially) has started. Here are some ideas for prepping this sweet, delicious and healthy seafood.


In Season: Grapefruit

by in In Season, February 6, 2009

With National Grapefruit Month upon us (yes, even fruit get a month of celebration), we thought what better time to introduce this refreshing tropical citrus, which is in season now.

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Delicious Winter Greens

by in Healthy Recipes, In Season, January 16, 2009

Winter Greens

Think outside the bag of lettuce! Dig into some hearty and gorgeous winter greens. Kale, collards, escarole and mustard greens — just to name a few — are at the market waiting for you.

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In Season: Persimmons

by in In Season, December 30, 2008

Finding uses for this ancient Chinese delicacy may seem intimidating, but persimmons are versatile. Just be sure to catch them while you can! They are in season from October through January.

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In Season: Blood Oranges

by in In Season, December 21, 2008

Looking for an adventurous alternative to the everyday orange? Well, let us introduce you to this beauty: the blood orange.

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