In Your Bag: Week of January 6th

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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, Standard, Small, & Single Bags Include:

  • Red & Green Kohlrabi
  • Crimini Mushrooms
  • Butterhead Lettuce
  • Butternut Squash
  • Pink Lady Apples
  • AmaRosa Potatoes

Carb-Conscious Bags Include:

  • Red & Green Kohlrabi
  • Crimini Mushrooms
  • Butterhead Lettuce
  • Heirloom Salad Mix


Mixed Fruit Bags

  • EverCrisp Apples: Fix Brothers Fruit Farm (Family Farm in Hudson, NY)
  • Oranges: Bernard Ranches (Organically Grown in Riverside, CA)
  • Apricots: Product of USA (Conventional)
  • Petite Bananas: Product of Ecuador (Conventional)

Additional Subscriptions

  • Bread: [East NY / West CT / North NJ] Olive Loaf from Bread Alone (Kingston, NY);
    [Syracuse / North NY] Seeded Sourdough Rye from Bread Alone (Kingston, NY)
  • Salad Mix: Spring Mix from Radicle Farm (Organically Grown in New York, NY)
  • Yogurt: Plain Yogurt from North Country Creamery (Organically Grown in Keeseville, NY)
  • Cheese: Pepper Jack from North Country Creamery (Organically Grown in Keeseville, NY)
  • Eggs: One Dozen from Latremore Farm (Certified Organic in Chazy, NY)
  • Pasta: Whole Grain Radiatores from Sfoglini Pasta (Certified Organic in Coxsackie, NY)
  • Fruit: EverCrisp Apples from Fix Brothers Fruit Farm (Family Farm in Hudson, NY)
  • Herb & Allium: Garlic from Holmquest Farms (Family Farm in Hudson, NY)

Red & Green Kohlrabired-and-green-kohlrabi

From: Dagele Brothers Farm (Integrated Pest Management in Florida, NY)

Shockingly sweet! The key to Kohlrabi is peeling away the skin and any hard layers until you reach the light layer of crisp flesh. Kohlrabi can be eaten raw, boiled, roasted, mashed, and fried. It can also be stuffed, steamed, or added to soups. More info

Recipe Ideas:
Kohlrabi Fritters
Butter Braised Kohlrabi
Creamy Kohlrabi Soup
Kohlrabi Slaw
17 Kohlrabi Recipes

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 3 lbs
Standard: 2.5 lbs
Small: 2 lbs
Single: 1.25 lbs
Carb-Conscious: 2.4 lbs

Cremini Mushrooms
crimini mushrooms

From: Bulich Mushroom Farm (Organically Grown in Catskill, NY)

Creminis are basically baby portobellos. For a quick meal, sauté the mushrooms with onions and garlic in olive oil and a splash of white wine. Add stock or water and an herb like thyme or oregano, and serve over rice, pasta, or quinoa. More info

Recipe Ideas:
Mushrooms with Shallots
Garlic Roasted Mushrooms

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 0.85 lbs
Standard: 0.75 lbs
Small: 0.7 lbs
Single: 0.5 lbs
Carb-Conscious: 0.8 lbs

Butterhead Lettuce
butterhead lettuce

From: SA Farms (Integrated Pest Management in Berlin, NY)

Lettuce is a great way to put fresh salads on your table, and as often as you can. In addition to other prepped vegetables, for a more filling and flavorful boost add roasted nuts, dried cranberries, roasted sunflower seeds, shaved parmesan, chickpeas, etc.

Recipe Ideas:
50 Salad Dressing Recipes
5 Ways to Use Lettuce Besides Salads and Sandwiches
Butterhead Lettuce with Mustard Vinaigrette

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 2
Standard: 2
Small: 1
Single: 1
Carb-Conscious: 1

Butternut SquashButternut squash

From: Barber’s Farm (Organically Grown in Middleburgh, NY)

Fantastic roasted, in soup, or pureed and frozen if you can’t use it right away. The riper the butternut squash, the more orange and sweet it gets. This is why local butternut is so fantastic!

Recipe Ideas:
Roasted Butternut and Carrots
Curried Butternut Squash Soup
Butternut Squash Gratin
25 of the Best Butternut Recipes

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

Pink Lady Applespink lady apple

From: Yonder Farms (Family Farm in Valatie, NY)

One of the best-known modern apples, the Pink Lady is a very late season fresh eating apple. It is the child of the Golden Delicious and Lady Williams apples. More info

Recipe Ideas:
Apple Pie
Apple Turnovers
Apple Pancakes

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 7
Standard: 5
Small: 4
Single: 2
Carb-Conscious: Not Included

AmaRosa Potatoes
amarosa potaotes

From: Skymeadow Farms (Certified Organic in Purchase, NY)

Another potato specially grown for us by Skymeadow Farms, the AmaRosa fingerling potato is not only beautiful but is also packed with phytonutrients due to its dark red flesh. Best of all the potato maintains its color after cooking. More info

Recipes Ideas:
Oven-Roasted and Herbed Red Potatoes
Garlic Mashed Red Potatoes
Potato, Roasted Garlic, and Mushroom Soup

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 3.25 lbs
Standard: 2.5 lbs
Small: 1.9 lbs
Single: 1.4 lbs
Carb-Conscious: Not Included

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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ORDER DEADLINES
  • Tuesday delivery = Saturday 11:59 pm
  • Wednesday delivery = Sunday 11:59 pm
  • Thursday delivery = Monday 11:59 pm
  • Friday delivery = Tuesday 11:59 pm

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