Minnesota Farmers Market Cookbook

Minnesota Farmers Market Cookbook

A Guide to Selecting and Preparing the Best Local Produce : Seasonal Recipes From Chefs & Farmers

eBook - 2014
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"Your roadmap to all of Minnesota's beloved farmers markets and the incredible meals you can make using quality local produce. The Minnesota Farmers Market Cookbook is organized alphabetically by vegetables, fruits, and other foods sold at markets across the state. Each entry includes tips for choosing, storing, preserving, and preparing fresh, ripe, top-quality produce--including heirloom and other exotic varieties. Author and local food writer Tricia Cornell provides time-tested kitchen shortcuts, tips on choosing each food in season, and plenty of advice on how to turn the fresh bounty of the farmers market into easy, delicious meals. The centerpiece of the cookbook is a collection of 80 recipes contributed by local chefs and farmers. For those who want to become more familiar with Minnesota markets, there are also hand-drawn maps of market locations in the state and the metro area, a short history of Minnesota markets, and plenty of mouth-watering photographs of the produce and the prepared dishes. The Minnesota Farmers Market Cookbook not only lets you enjoy Minnesota's unique, renowned farmers market culture, but helps you make the most of it in your home kitchen."-- Provided by publisher.
"Contains more than 80 recipes from local chefs, vendors, and other champions of local, seasonal eating, as well as profiles of market foods and suggestions on how to choose the best, plus maps and a directory of the state's markets"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota :, Voyageur Press,, 2014.
ISBN: 9781610589055
161058905X
0760344868
9780760344866
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Contents: Foreword / by Lenny Russo
Using this Book
A Short History of Minnesota's Farmers Markets
Map of Minnesota's Farmers Markets
Map of Minneapolis/Saint Paul Farmers Markets
The Food
1. Apples and Pears
2. Asparagus
3. Beans, Dried and Fresh
4. Beef, Bison, and Yak
5. Beets
6. Berries
7. Broccoli and Cauliflower
8. Cabbage, Bok Choy, and Brussels Sprouts
9. Carrots, Parsnips, and Salsify
10. Cherries
11. Chicken and Turkey
12. Corn and Cornmeal
13. Cucumbers
14. Eggplant
15. Eggs
16. Fennel
17. Garlic and Garlic Scapes
18. Green Beans
19. Herbs
20. Honey and Maple Syrup
21. Kohlrabi
22. Lamb and Goat
23. Melons
24. Mushrooms
25. Onions, Leeks, and Shallots
26. Peas
27. Peppers
28. Plums
29. Pork
30. Potatoes
31. Radishes
32. Ramps and Fiddleheads
33. Rhubarb
34. Root Vegetables
35. Salad Greens
36. Spinach and Other Dark Leafy Greens
37. Winter Squash and Pumpkins
38. Sweet Potatoes
39. Tomatoes
40. Trout
41. Wild Rice
42. Zucchini and Summer Squash
Appendix 1: Recipes by Category
Appendix 2: Produce by Season
Appendix 3: Techniques for Cooking Vegetables
Appendix 4: Directory of Minnesota Farmers' Markets
Contributors.
Summary: "Your roadmap to all of Minnesota's beloved farmers markets and the incredible meals you can make using quality local produce. The Minnesota Farmers Market Cookbook is organized alphabetically by vegetables, fruits, and other foods sold at markets across the state. Each entry includes tips for choosing, storing, preserving, and preparing fresh, ripe, top-quality produce--including heirloom and other exotic varieties. Author and local food writer Tricia Cornell provides time-tested kitchen shortcuts, tips on choosing each food in season, and plenty of advice on how to turn the fresh bounty of the farmers market into easy, delicious meals. The centerpiece of the cookbook is a collection of 80 recipes contributed by local chefs and farmers. For those who want to become more familiar with Minnesota markets, there are also hand-drawn maps of market locations in the state and the metro area, a short history of Minnesota markets, and plenty of mouth-watering photographs of the produce and the prepared dishes. The Minnesota Farmers Market Cookbook not only lets you enjoy Minnesota's unique, renowned farmers market culture, but helps you make the most of it in your home kitchen."-- Provided by publisher.

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