summer squash

How to Make Vegetable Stock

Have you ever wondered how to make vegetable stock? It turns out that you can use just about all of your veggie trimmings from the CSA for stock making. Here’s a little step-by-step guide for getting the most out of your CSA shares. Soon you’ll be enjoying extra nutrients in your rice and delicious soups. … Read more

Spiralized Squash Salad

I was recently gifted a hand-held vegetable spiralizer from one of the CSA Members. You may be wondering: what is a spiralizer? Well, it’s this nifty kitchen tool that shreds vegetables, usually squash into pasta-like spirals. If you’re interested in decreasing your carb intake this tool could help you. We’ve had quite a bit of … Read more

Zucchini Fritters

Short, simple & lovely, this recipe comes from CSA member Jennifer H. Eat ’em up! Ingredients 2 cups shredded zucchini or yellow squash 1 cup chopped onion 1 egg 1 tsp salt 1 tsp pepper 1/2 cup flour cooking oil (suitable for high heat) Preparation Mix together the summer squash, onion, egg, salt, and pepper. … Read more

Zucchini Chocolate Chip Muffins

Various versions of this recipe have been a staple food around Tinicum CSA since back in the apprentice days. Mmmmm, Muffins — nature’s perfect food. These are a favorite for mid-morning snack breaks on the farm. My recipe is based on a recipe from that I found here. Try ’em out! Ingredients 3 cups … Read more

The finished product

Zucchini Casserole

[Editor’s Note: Hey, folks, this is a recipe submitted by our illustrious web designer and “B” week Saturday member, Kate Purcell. Thanks for the recipe, Kate! The rest of the words are hers.] I had a bunch of zucchini from Tinicum and was headed to a potluck. I wanted to make something that would be … Read more

Seasonal Breakfast Scramble

My friends, Keith & Megan, kindly wrote up this recipe for a delicious breakfast. It creatively uses spring veggies and invites improvisation. -John Seasonal Breakfast Scramble Ingredients Seasonal Produce- 1 Bunch Sweet Salad Turnips 1 Bunch of Kale (or Chard, Turnip Greens, Mustards..) 2 Summer Squash or Zucchini 10 Garlic Scapes 5 Pasture Raised Hen’s … Read more