In Your Bag: Week of December 16th

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Here’s what you can expect to find in Field Goods fruit and vegetable bags for this week. At-a-glance list is below, scroll for more details!

Fruit & Vegetable Bags

Family and Standard Bags Include:

  • Red & Green Brussels Sprouts
  • Rainbow Carrots
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Cameo Apples
  • Gold Potatoes
  • Celeriac

Small and Single Bags Include:

  • Red & Green Brussels Sprouts
  • Rainbow Carrots
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Cameo Apples
  • Gold Potatoes

Carb-Conscious Bags Include:

  • Red & Green Brussels Sprouts
  • Rainbow Carrots
  • Celeriac
  • Heirloom Salad Mix


Mixed Fruit Bags

  • Fuji Apples: Fix Brothers Fruit Farm (Family Farm in Hudson, NY)
  • Asian Pears: Evergreen Farm (Integrated Pest Management in Hamilton Township, NJ)
  • Oranges: Bernard Ranches (Organically Grown in Riverside, CA)
  • Petite Bananas: Product of Ecuador (Conventional)

Additional Subscriptions

  • Bread: [East NY / West CT / North NJ] Cinnamon Twist from Bread Alone (Kingston, NY);
    [Syracuse / North NY] Challah from Bread Alone (Kingston, NY)
  • Salad Mix: Spice Blend from Radicle Farm (Organically Grown in New York, NY)
  • Yogurt: Plain Yogurt from North Country Creamery (Organically Grown in Keeseville, NY)
  • Cheese: Apple Cinnamon Goat from R&G Cheesemakers (Troy, NY)
  • Eggs: One Dozen from Latremore Farm (Certified Organic in Chazy, NY)
  • Pasta: Hemp Radiatores from Sfoglini Pasta (Certified Organic in Coxsackie, NY)
  • Fruit: Cranberries from Spring Rain Farm (Organically Grown in East Taunton, MA)
  • Herb & Allium: Red Onions from Dagele Brothers Farm (Integrated Pest Management in Florida, NY)

Red & Green Brussels Sproutsmixedsprouts

From: Juniper Hill Farm (Certified Organic in Wadhams, NY)

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, either way they’re fantastically healthy. Can’t get your kids to commit? Try sautéing with bacon and raisins or topping with parmesan cheese to upgrade the taste. More info

Recipe Ideas:
Crispy Lemon Roasted Brussels Sprouts
Garlic Stir-Fried Brussels Sprouts
Steamed Brussels Sprouts with Butter and Chives

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 0.9 lbs
Standard: 0.9 lbs
Small: 0.8 lbs
Single: 0.75 lbs
Carb-Conscious: 0.75 lbs

Rainbow Carrots

From: Juniper Hill Farm (Certified Organic in Wadhams, NY)

A beautiful mix of carrot colors. Roasted, steamed, marinated, or raw, you can’t go wrong with some carrots on your plate. Try carrots a new way this week—maybe pureed in this delicious and easy Carrot Ginger Curry Soup pre-tested on fussy kids. More info

Recipe Ideas:
Roasted Balsamic Carrots
Sesame Carrot Salad
Butter Roasted Carrots with Thyme
Simple Carrot Soup
Baked Carrot Oven Fries

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 2.45 lbs
Standard: 2 lbs
Small: 2 lbs
Single: 1.4 lbs
Carb-Conscious: 1.3 lbs

Sweet Potatoessweet potato

From: Juniper Hill Farm (Certified Organic in Wadhams, NY)

Put some sweetness on your plate this week. Just bake and enjoy with butter and salt. Health.com has a great list of 25 Healthy Sweet Potato Recipes!

Recipes Ideas:
Sweet Potatoes Stuffed with Bean & Corn Salad
Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes
Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes
Oven Roasted Sweet Potato Fries
Sweet Potato Burritos

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 2.5 lbs
Standard: 2.25 lbs
Small: 2 lbs
Single: 1.4 lbs
Carb-Conscious: Not Included

Gold Potatoes
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From: Schoharie Valley Farms (Organically Grown in Schoharie, NY)

These potatoes have pale yellow skin and a golden flesh. Gold potatoes offer a rich buttery flavor. They are one of the most versatile of the potato family they are great mashed, fried, roasted or boiled. More info

Recipe Ideas:
Creamy Potato Salad with Lemon
Roasted Potatoes with Fresh Herbs
Perfect Mashed Potatoes

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 2.65 lbs
Standard: 2.5 lbs
Small: 2.5 lbs
Single: 1.45 lbs
Carb-Conscious: Not Included

Cameo Applesapple

From: Fix Brothers Fruit Farm (Family Farm in Hudson, NY)

Cameo apples can be used in both sweet and savory recipes. Their resistance to browning makes them a choice apple for use in fresh preparations such as on sandwiches, in salads, as an edible garnish, or on cheese boards. Cameo’s sweet flavor is enhanced in cooked preparations with their dense flesh holding up extremely well when cooked. More info

Recipe Ideas:
Apple Pie
Apple Turnovers
Apple Pancakes

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 2.75 lbs
Standard: 2.75 lbs
Small: 1.8 lbs
Single: 1.5 lbs
Carb-Conscious: Not Included

Celeriacceleriac

From: Juniper Hill Farm (Certified Organic in Wadhams, NY)

A starchy, versatile root vegetable with a more mild taste than celery. NPR calls it “the vegetable world’s ugly duckling”, but we like to think its looks add to its charm… More info

Recipe Ideas:
Celeriac Chips
Smashed Celeriac
Celeriac Coleslaw
Parsnip and Celeriac Bake
Pepper and Honey-Roasted Roots
Celery Root and Parsnip Puree

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 2
Standard: 1
Small: Not Included
Single: Not Included
Carb-Conscious: 1

Heirloom Mix
heirloom salad mix

From: Radicle Farm (Organically Grown in New York, NY)

Our Heirloom Mix is a combination of familiar lettuce and arugula, alongside some of our brightest and most flavorful greens such as Red Vein Sorrel, pea shoots, and microgreens. This show stopping greens mix will keep salads exciting all winter.

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Only Included in Carb-Conscious: 1 5oz pack

 

 


FARMING METHODS: 

All of our products are non-GMO! More info on Farming Methods and read about Our Farmers.

  • Certified Organic: Farm uses organic methods and is certified.
  • Organically Grown: Farm uses organic methods but does not have certification.
  • Integrated Pest Management: Farm uses methods to reduce the use of pesticides and chemical fertilizers.
  • Family Farm: Farm often uses organic and IPM methods but may also use chemical fertilizers and pesticides. Small farms use far fewer chemicals than large industrialized operations.
  • Conventional: Farm uses conventional growing methods.

KITCHEN TIPS: 

  • Tip 1: Any item you would cook, you can also freeze.
  • Tip 2: A dull knife conspires against you and slows you down. A sharp knife makes your food taste better, and look better too! New York Times Article
  • Tip 3: Any greens need to be as dry as possible and kept in the fridge crisper.

VEGGIE GUARANTEE:

  • If you have an issue, let us know at info@field-goods.com! This is one way to reduce waste.
  • Items are subject to change depending on weather and farm availability, and may not look exactly like the items pictured above.
  • Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

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