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Entries Tagged as 'asparagus'

Purple Passion highlight of CSA bag

May 15th, 2008 · 3 Comments · Food preparation, local food

There, amid this week’s CSA bag full of greenery, was Purple Passion, a deeply purple asparagus variety. Even though the Rolling Prairie farmers had green asparagus, too, and even though purple asparagus in my experience turns green just like the other stuff, I couldn’t resist choosing the purple. I always get excited by the deliveries, […]

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Eggs and asparagus make a meal

May 12th, 2008 · 2 Comments · Cooking for one, local food

I love convenience foods like asparagus and eggs—that is, convenience foods that Mother Nature makes. With asparagus and eggs, you can make a meal faster than the guy next door can pry open a box and the interior packaging of Hamburger Helper. For instance, I wanted a nice hot meal but didn’t want to spend […]

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