Posts by julie

Potato, Parsnip, and Cabbage Soup

Fall is here which means two things…it’s time for new potatoes and soup recipes!  Ring in the new season with this potato soup recipe that is sure to warm you up.   Ingredients: 3 cups cubed Green Thumb Farms potatoes 2 parsnips, cut into 1-inch pieces 2 tablespoons vegetable bouillon base 2 quarts water, or as needed to cover 1 cup applesauce 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 3 large cloves garlic, mashed into a paste 1 teaspoon truffle oil 1 head green cabbage, chopped Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste   Trying to find our potatoes in the store?  Look for the Green...

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Bacon Wrapped New Potatoes

With new potatoes in stock could there be a better time to make this recipe?  This easy recipe would make a perfect appetizer for your next game day event! Ingredients: 15 small new potatoes 5 slices bacon, cut into thirds 1 (1 ounce) package ranch dressing mix 15 toothpicks   Directions: Preheat an outdoor grill for low heat, and lightly oil the grate. Wrap each potato with a piece of bacon and secure with a toothpick. Sprinkle the potatoes with the powdered ranch dressing mix. Place the wrapped potatoes on the grill, turning the potatoes several times to allow the bacon to cook on all...

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Sumac Potatoes and Cucumber Salad

Ingredients: FOR THE POTATOES: 2 lbs white potatoes, washed and cut into ½ inch cubes ½ cup vegetable oil or avocado oil 1 tablespoon sumac 1 teaspoon kosher salt ¼ teaspoon black pepper   FOR THE DRESSING: ¼ cup vegetable oil juice from 1 medium lemon ¼ teaspoon kosher salt ¼ teaspoon sweet paprika   OTHER: 4 Persian cucumbers, sliced into thin rounds 7-8 mint leaves more salt to taste   Instructions: FOR THE POTATOES: Preheat oven to 400 F. Prepare a baking sheet, lightly brush with vegetable oil. Cut potatoes into ½ inch pieces. Place potatoes in a bowl, add oil, sumac, salt and pepper....

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Smooth Potato Hummus Appetizer

Prep Time: 15 mins. – Cook Time: 15 mins. – Serves: 6 Ingredients: For the hummus: 1 lb. GTF Signature Chef potatoes (or any other yellow potato) Sea salt 1 clove garlic, minced ¼ cup plus 1 Tbsp. tahini 3 Tbsp. lemon juice ¼ tsp bittersweet smoked paprika, + more for serving ¼ c + 2 Tbsp. extra virgin olive oil, + more for serving   For serving: 6-8 small carrots, cut into sticks 1 bunch radishes, trimmed & halved or quartered if large 6-8 baby bell peppers, halved or quartered if large, seeds removed ½ bunch skinny asparagus, ends trimmed   Instructions: Pour water into a...

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Sodding Suggestions- Native Cinnamon Fern

Cinnamon Fern – Osmunda cinnamomea   Specifics: Scientific Name: Osmunda cinnamomea Common Name: Cinnamon Fern Hardiness: USDA Zones 1-11 How Sold: In bunches.  Contact us today to purchase some for your yard project! Landscape Use: Grow cinnamon fern at the margins of a pond or stream, or in moist borders. As an accent, a clump of cinnamon fern adds a lush, tropical look and a dramatic effect to moist, shady areas. Description: Cinnamon fern grows like a big shuttlecock from the ascending tips of thick, creeping semi-woody rhizomes. Most ferns carry their reproductive spores on the...

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