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Breaking News: Size Doesn’t Matter

Size doesn’t matter, at least not when you’re talking about asparagus. Some people believe thin asparagus yields more tender, less woody asparagus. I used to believe that, too. That is until the asparagus we grow started thickening as the crowns … Continue reading

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Asparagus Has Arrived!

When asparagus starts popping through the ground, our excitement for the season ahead really starts to heighten. We’ve been harvesting a little. A few leaves of over-wintered spinach for sandwiches, sprigs of thyme, and chives. But, asparagus can make a … Continue reading

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Asparagus, Chives, Eggs, and Nettles

Some of you may remember my nettles post from last year. Matt and I were so excited to have foraged nettles from the trees by my parents’ house and were even more excited about how good they tasted. We did bring some … Continue reading

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