Market Monday


Introducing Market Mondays at Let’s Dish Recipes

Posted on May 20th, 2013

I'm so excited to introduce a new weekly feature here at Let's Dish Recipes called Market Mondays.  The farmer's market is my favorite place to…

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Market Monday Double Feature: Heirloom Tomato Bread Salad & Tomato Butter with Tarragon

Posted on Sep 16th, 2013

I simply couldn't resist picking up some of the beautiful heirloom tomatoes that were available from the Spring Kite Farm stand at the farmers market…

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Market Monday Double Feature: Strawberry Butter & Simple Strawberry Sauce

Posted on Aug 19th, 2013

I'm up to my ears in strawberries people! My farmer Amy, from Garden Sweet Farms, was having a deal on flats this week and I just couldn't resist…

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Market Monday: Apple Pecan Praline Bread

Posted on Oct 27th, 2013

Saturday was the last day our local farmers' market was open for the season. Which means this will be the last Market Monday post until next May. I…

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Market Monday: Best Fried Green Tomatoes with Barbecue Buttermilk Dipping Sauce

Posted on Oct 14th, 2013

Can you believe I'd never had fried green tomatoes until recently? I've always had a funny feeling I was really missing out.  So when I stopped by a…

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Market Monday: Crispy Garlic Rosemary Smashed Potatoes

Posted on Oct 21st, 2013

I love potatoes! They're such a versatile vegetable, and inexpensive too! I admit, I'm kind of partial to French fries, but I love them roasted,…

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Market Monday: Farmer’s Market Veggie Tortilla Pizza

Posted on Jul 8th, 2013

Today's Market Monday recipe features a variety of fresh herbs and vegetables, including a few items from my backyard garden!  As we get further…

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Market Monday: Fresh Pear Cake with Vanilla Glaze

Posted on Oct 7th, 2013

Before we get to this week's Market Monday recipe, if you haven’t entered the giveaway for a $100 Visa gift card and Pillsbury Celebration…

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Market Monday: Garden Fresh Salsa with Roasted Jalapenos

Posted on Sep 2nd, 2013

Of all the things I make with produce from my garden, this salsa is the hands-down favorite. I don't know why, but my children--who would normally…

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Market Monday: Garlic Scape and Basil Pesto

Posted on Jul 1st, 2013

Until last week, I'd never even heard of a garlic scape.  And I certainly didn't know what to do with one.  But as a garlic lover, I was definitely…

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Market Monday: Honey Ginger Roasted Carrots

Posted on Aug 26th, 2013

For almost nine years my youngest has claimed he doesn't like carrots, until he tried this honey-ginger glazed variety. I'm right there with him.…

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Market Monday: Made From Scratch, Better Than Anything Peach Cake

Posted on Jul 29th, 2013

I've been thinking it's time for a dessert recipe on Market Monday.  So I was thrilled to see all of the peaches available at this week's market.…

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Market Monday: Mushroom & Cheese Tartelettes

Posted on Jun 3rd, 2013

I am beyond excited about this week's Market Monday recipe, featuring Hazel Dell Mushrooms.  If you aren't convinced that fresh, locally grown…

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Market Monday: Pasta with Spicy Sausage and Rapini

Posted on May 27th, 2013

I was walking past the Native Hill Farm stand at the farmers' market Saturday, contemplating what to make for this week's Market Monday recipe…

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Market Monday: Pesto Spaghetti Squash with Spinach and Tomatoes

Posted on Sep 9th, 2013

Of all the squash varieties available, spaghetti squash is definitely one of my favorites. It's also the only type of squash (unless you count…

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Market Monday: Pickled Hakurei Turnips

Posted on Jul 15th, 2013

I know. Turnips. When the folks from Native Hill Farm were handing out samples of these small white turnips at the farmer's market, touting them as…

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Market Monday: Potato and Rainbow Chard Frittata

Posted on Jun 24th, 2013

Let me tell you why I love frittatas.  First, they are a great way to use up all the  leftover veggies, meats and cheeses that might be hanging out…

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Market Monday: Quinoa Caprese Bake

Posted on Aug 12th, 2013

I have a Sun Gold tomato plant in my garden (courtesy of Amy at Garden Sweet Farms) that's finally producing more than a small handful of tomatoes at…

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Market Monday: Rhubarb Ginger Oatmeal Muffins

Posted on Jun 11th, 2013

This week's Market Monday post features rhubarb from Miller Farms in Platteville, Colorado. In addition to a CSA program, they host all kind of fun…

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Market Monday: Roasted Corn Salsa

Posted on Sep 30th, 2013

First, if you haven't entered the giveaway for a $100 Visa gift card and Pillsbury Celebration Starter Kit, head on over and do that now! You may…

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Market Monday: Roasted Garlic & Lemon Green Beans

Posted on Jul 22nd, 2013

Today's Market Monday recipe is a simple but delicious way to prepare green beans.  I picked up a big basket of fresh green beans from Miller Farms…

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Market Monday: Salted Caramel Apple Mason Jar Lid Pies

Posted on Sep 23rd, 2013

When apples begin to make an appearance at the farmer's market, I know Fall is right around the corner! I love pumpkin as much as the next person,…

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Market Monday: Strawberry Cantaloupe Salad with Mint & Feta

Posted on Aug 5th, 2013

A few weeks ago my husband was in Germany at a business meeting where he was served watermelon with feta cheese for dessert. He made a point of…

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Market Monday: Strawberry Chipotle Jam

Posted on Jun 17th, 2013

I've been wanting to try this recipe for Strawberry Chipotle Jam ever since I spotted it over at  A Spicy Perspective.  So when Amy from Garden…

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