Soups & Sweet Treat for 4.7.11

April is here & the weather forecasters played a great joke on us!  I for one am thankful that the “predicted” winter storm was a no-show!  To celebrate the beginning of April and to help usher in the daffodils, tulips, forsythia & magnolias this weeks soups will feature some classic spring ingredients: eggs, local spinach & mint while still making use of some of the winters bounty. 

As an aside I am in the process of trying to become a member of the Vermont Fresh Network so that I can partner with a local farmer or two in order to start offering more local ingredients!  I will keep you posted on the progression.

Here are the soups….

Greek Orzo, Lemon & Chicken Soup…Rich homemade chicken stock infused with lemon juice and zest, fresh spinach & threads of cooked eggs.  An instant spirit lifter!  ingredients: chicken stock (chicken wings & thighs, onions, celery, local carrots, parsley, pay leaves, salt & pepper), orzo, local cage free eggs, lemons, local spinach, poached chicken breasts, salt & pepper.  Garnished with fresh dill and served with bread.

13. per quart

Eggplant, Roasted Red Pepper & Mint Soup: a beautiful creamy coral colored soup with smoky flavors balanced with fresh mint.  Ingredients: eggplant, olive oil, garlic, onions, celery, local carrots, roasted red peppers, veggie stock, tomato juice, optional local light cream, mint leaves, tabasco sauce, dash of Worcestershire sauce, kosher salt & pepper.  Garnished with Toasted pita chips and served with bread.

Gluten-Free, Vegetarian &  can be Vegan if specified.

13. per quart

Sweet Treat: White Chocolate Chip Cookies…A chocolate cooked studded with white chocolate chips.  Ingredients: unbleached flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, kosher salt, unsalted butter, light brown sugar, granulated sugar, eggs, white chocolate chips.

1. per cookie

Orders due by Midnight Tuesday 4.5!  Order maybe emailed or feel free to call 802.373.0207 and leave your order via voicemail.  If you have containers and do not plan on ordering soon please contact me so that I can reclaim them!  I have had large orders the past few weeks and can’t keep my containers stocked!

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