October 15th, 2013

Market Monday

Almond Basil Pesto (Market Monday)

Posted on Jul 28th, 2014

If I had to choose a favorite herb to grown in my garden, it would have to be basil. Maybe that's because I'm usually successful at growing basil,…

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Apple Pecan Praline Bread (Market Monday)

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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Apricot Pecan Quick Bread (Market Monday)

Posted on Aug 2nd, 2015

When I spotted apricots at the farmers market recently, I realized I've never shared a single recipe that used fresh apricots. And I thought it was…

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Asian Plum Sauce (Market Monday)

Posted on Sep 15th, 2014

I just love fall fruit! And the plums at the farmers' market this week looked absolutely gorgeous. In fact, I bought way more than we could eat or…

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Asparagus and Prosciutto Pasta Salad (Market Monday)

Posted on Jun 9th, 2014

Recently, my friend Amy from Rainy Day Cravings posted on Facebook that she'd just made the best pasta salad she'd ever had. Being a huge pasta salad…

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Best Fried Green Tomatoes with Barbecue Buttermilk Dipping Sauce (Market Monday)

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…

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Creamy Cucumber Dill Salad (Market Monday)

Posted on Jul 14th, 2014

Cucumbers are probably my kids favorite vegetable, so I knew I couldn't go wrong picking up a handful of cukes at the farmers' market this week. When…

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Creamy Parmesan Baked Acorn Squash

Posted on Nov 3rd, 2014

I've always considered myself someone who doesn't really like squash. But over the years, I have tried some variations of squash that I found…

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Crispy Garlic Rosemary Smashed Potatoes (Market Monday)

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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Easy Lemon Herb Potatoes (Market Monday)

Posted on Jun 1st, 2015

One of the first things to appear in the farmers' markets here in Colorado is fresh herbs. They're also one of the first things to show up in my…

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Easy Peach Freezer Jam (Market Monday)

Posted on Aug 25th, 2014

I just can't resist fresh peaches at the farmers' market. Which means I usually end up coming home with way more than we can eat. But when preserving…

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Easy Pickled Cherry Tomatoes (Market Monday)

Posted on Sep 14th, 2015

We had a cold, wet spring here in Colorado, so the growing season got off to a slow start. My tomato plants--especially the cherry tomatoes--are…

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Easy Refrigerator Pickles (Market Monday)

Posted on Aug 4th, 2014

Everyone in my family loves pickles, so when I spotted Kirby cucumbers at the farmers' market this week, I knew just what to do with them. They're…

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Fresh Pineapple Mint Salsa

Posted on Jun 30th, 2014

When I spotted fresh mint at the farmer's market this past weekend, I couldn't resist buying a big bunch. It was the smell. I couldn't resist the…

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Garden Fresh Salsa with Roasted Jalapenos (Market Monday)

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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Garlic Scape and Basil Pesto (Market Monday)

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…

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Grilled Parmesan Asparagus (Market Monday)

Posted on May 18th, 2015

I'm so excited that market season is finally here again! I love sharing weekly farmers market recipes and I'm already looking forward to what this…

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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 these Honey Ginger Roasted carrots. I'm right there with him.…

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Kale and Almond Salad with Lemon and Parmesan (Market Monday)

Posted on Jun 22nd, 2014

There has been an abundance of kale at my farmers' market the last few weeks. There's a reason kale has become so popular lately. It's a great source…

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Leek and Bacon Linguine

Posted on Jun 29th, 2015

Leeks are one of those vegetables I've grown to love. They add a wonderful, slightly sweet flavor to soups and pastas, and believe it or not,…

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Market Monday: 2013 Favorites

Posted on May 26th, 2014

My local farmers' market has just re-opened for the season and I couldn't be more excited! I've missed posting weekly market fresh recipes and can't…

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Old Fashioned Peach Cobbler

Posted on Jul 20th, 2015

I know Georgia is famous for their peaches, but we grow some pretty delicious peaches here in Colorado too! I look forward to their appearance at the…

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Pickled Hakurei Turnips (Market Monday)

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…

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Pickled Red Onions (Market Monday)

Posted on Aug 17th, 2015

To say I love onions would be a huge understatement. So I can never resist picking them up at the farmers market, because I know I'll use them in…

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Potato and Rainbow Chard Frittata (Market Monday)

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…

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Raspberry Bruschetta (Market Monday)

Posted on Jul 6th, 2015

When my husband and I were out for our last anniversary, we had some delicious raspberry bruschetta. The minute I tried it, I knew I wanted to…

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Rhubarb Ginger Oatmeal Muffins (Market Monday)

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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Roasted Asparagus with Garlic Balsamic Drizzle

Posted on May 26th, 2016

Asparagus has to be one of my favorite seasonal spring vegetables, and this recipe for Roasted Asparagus with Garlic Balsamic Drizzle is my favorite…

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Roasted Balsamic Cherries with Vanilla Ice Cream (Market Monday)

Posted on Jul 21st, 2014

I always know when summer is in full swing by the abundance of fruit at the farmers' market. Honestly, it's hard not to come home with some of…

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Roasted Broccoli with Breadcrumbs

Posted on Nov 20th, 2015

I love broccoli though, and I love that it's so good for you! One cup of broccoli provides over 100% of your daily allowance for vitamin C…

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Roasted Corn Salsa (Market Monday)

Posted on Sep 30th, 2013

You may have noticed that I've posted quite a few grilled corn recipes lately, like Mexican Street Corn Pasta Salad, and most recently Grilled Corn…

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Roasted Green Beans with Dill Vinaigrette (Market Monday)

Posted on Jun 15th, 2015

Green beans are one of my kids favorite vegetables, and while I use the term "favorite" loosely, I definitely have several ways of preparing…

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Roasted Rhubarb Barbecue Sauce (Market Monday)

Posted on Jul 7th, 2014

I love the bright red color of fresh rhubarb, and it's always one of the first things to appear at our farmers' market. Of course, once I get it…

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Roasted Tomatillo Salsa (Market Monday)

Posted on Sep 29th, 2014

I was excited to spot tomatillos at my local farm stand this week. They seem to have such a short growing season here in Colorado that…

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Sauteed Buttered Leeks (Market Monday)

Posted on Sep 22nd, 2014

I love leeks! Which is no surprise, since I'm a huge fan of garlic and onions. They are such a wonderful addition to so many dishes. I…

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Simple Strawberry Cake (Market Monday)

Posted on Jun 21st, 2015

One of my favorite things about summer is finding strawberries at the farmers' market. The growing season in Colorado is a bit shorter than some…

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Small-Batch Spicy Zucchini Relish (Market Monday)

Posted on Jul 13th, 2015

It's about that time of year when friends and neighbors with gardens start offering their abundance of zucchini to anyone who will take it. Which…

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Spinach Alfredo Pizza

Posted on Jun 2nd, 2014

I'm so excited to be sharing farmers' market recipes again here at Let's Dish. There were a lot of fresh greens to choose from this week at my…

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Strawberry Buckle (Market Monday)

Posted on Aug 11th, 2014

I know strawberry season has come and gone in some places, but in Colorado, strawberries are at their peak. Of course, strawberries are widely…

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Strawberry Butter & Simple Strawberry Sauce (Market Monday)

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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Strawberry Cantaloupe Salad with Mint & Feta (Market Monday)

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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Tomato Basil Vinaigrette (Market Monday)

Posted on Aug 24th, 2015

It's that time of year where I've got an abundance of tomatoes coming from my garden. And as much as I love them, I really appreciate new ways…

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Tomato, Bean and Chickpea Salad (Market Monday)

Posted on Jul 27th, 2015

Today's Market Monday recipes uses all kinds of fresh, in-season produce. I harvested the cherry tomatoes and basil from my garden, and picked…

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Triple Berry Crisp (Market Monday)

Posted on Aug 31st, 2015

We're nearing the end of berry season here in Colorado, so I wanted to share one last Market Monday recipe to use those summer berries. Fresh berries…

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Zucchini Fritters (Market Monday)

Posted on Aug 18th, 2014

It's that time of year. The time when everyone seems to have more zucchini than they know what to do with. And although I usually have to hide this…

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