Japanese eggplant, the long & slim of it.

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Japanese eggplant is a long, slim type with thin skin, minimal seeds, and a delicate flavor. The specific variety that was grown for us by Stoneledge Farm is called Orient Express, which is renowned for being one of the most dependable Japanese eggplants. Tender and quick cooking, Japanese eggplant is a great starter eggplant. This fruit (did you know eggplant … Read More

We’re thinking about Napa (And It’s Not What You Think)

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Did you know that the five-day forecast for the Capital District and Westchester almost exactly matches that of Napa, California?  Of course you didn’t.  Why would you?  We, on the other hand, inspired by our featured item this week, the noble napa cabbage, had to look into it. Actually, Napa cabbage has absolutely nothing to do with Napa, California. More commonly known … Read More