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From the Garden – Green Salad with Tarragon Vinaigrette

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When I planted our salad green seedlings I vowed to let them grow for one month undisturbed before starting to snip away at them. Let them put in some good roots, enjoy sunshine, drink rain, and nuzzle with bumble bees. But I’ve been greedily eyeballing them every day and they’ve been teasing me by growing […]

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Labour of Love – Fava Beans

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Next in the seasonal parade of local produce are fava beans. These silky green beans come in a large thick pod, nestled in downy white lining. They are hella labour intensive to prepare, but well worth it. Favas, sometimes called broad beans, are also available dried and canned but I never bother with these, they’re […]

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