In Your Bag: Week of May 25th

Donna WilliamsMay 22, 2020

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, and Small Bags Include:

  • Frozen Butternut Cubes
  • Frozen Tomato Puree
  • Red and Green Lettuce
  • Red Radishes
  • Tuscan Kale
  • Mutzu Apples
  • Arugula

Single Bags Include:

  • Frozen Butternut Cubes
  • Frozen Tomato Puree
  • Red Radishes
  • Tuscan Kale
  • Mutzu Apples

    Carb-Conscious Bags Include:

    • Frozen Tomato Puree
    • Red and Green Lettuce
    • Red Radishes
    • Tuscan Kale
    • Arugula

    Mixed Fruit Bags

    • Golden Delicious Apples: Yonder Farms (Family Farm in Valatie, NY)
    • Yellow Nectarines: First Fruits Farm (Integrated Pest Management in Freeland, MD)
    • Bosc Pears: First Fruits Farm (Integrated Pest Management in Freeland, MD)
    • Petite Bananas: Product of Ecuador (Conventional)

    Additional Items


     


    Frozen Butternut Cubes

    From: Martin Farms (Integrated Pest Management in Brockport, NY)

    Load up on vitamin A and C, folate, potassium and fiber. Local butternut is delightfully delicious! More info

    Recipes Ideas:
    Roasted Butternut and Carrots
    Maple Diced Butternut Squash
    25 of the Best Butternut Recipes

    How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
    Family: 1 10-oz pack
    Standard: 1 10-oz pack
    Small: 1 10-oz pack
    Single: 1 10-oz pack
    Carb-Conscious: Not Included


    Frozen Tomato Puree

    tomato puree

    From: Altobelli Farm (Integrated Pest Management in Kinderhook, NY)

    Pizza time! Simmer up with some garlic and oregano. Tastes like the sweetness of summer. Add a little vinegar if you want to balance out the sweetness.

    Recipe Ideas:
    Easy Tomato Pasta Sauce
    Simple Pizza Sauce
    Spaghetti Squash Marinara

    How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
    Family: 1 10-oz pack
    Standard: 1 10-oz pack
    Small: 1 10-oz pack
    Single: 1 10-oz pack
    Carb-Conscious: 1 10-oz pack




    Red and Green Lettuce

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

    Put fresh salads on your table as often as you can. For a more filling and flavorful boost: add roasted nuts, dried cranberries, roasted sunflower seeds, shaved parmesan, or chick peas.

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

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


    Red Radishes

    From:  Migliorelli Farm (Integrated Pest Management in Red Hook, NY)

    Crunchy and peppery! Perfect with a dab of butter and a sprinkle of salt for a snack.

    Recipe Ideas:
    Radish Snack with Butter and Salt
    Radish and Arugula Crostini with Brie
    Cucumber and Radish Salad
    Roasted Radishes with Brown Butter and Lemon
    Lemony Radish and Fennel Salad
    Cinnamon Sugar Radish Chips  
    Radish Recipes You’ll Actually Be Excited to Try

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


    Mutzu Apples

    Jonagold Apple

    From: Migliorelli Farm (Integrated Pest Management in Red Hook, NY)

    These firm and tart apples are good for eating as well as cooking. If you eat’em fresh, just chomp right into one, or you can cut up to top a green salad or toss in a fruit salad! More info

    Recipe Ideas:
    Old-fashioned Apple Crisp
    Apple Pie (cheat with store bought crust…)
    Apple Turnovers
    Apple Pancakes

    How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
    Family: 3.2 lbs
    Standard: 3.2 lbs
    Small: 1.45 lbs
    Single: 1.55 lbs
    Carb-Conscious: Not Included


    Tuscan Kale
    tuscan kale

    From: Migliorelli Farm (Integrated Pest Management in Red Hook, NY)

    Tuscan kale, also known as Toscano kale or Dinosaur kale, is known for its savoyed (bumpy) leaves, rich, tender flavor, and extreme resiliency while growing. More info

    Recipe Ideas:
    Wilted Kale and Tomato Salad
    Dinosaur Kale with Cherry Tomatoes & Garlic
    One-Pot Kale & Quinoa Pilaf

    How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
    Family: 1 bunch
    Standard: 1 bunch
    Small: 1 bunch
    Single: 1 bunch


    Arugula

    Arugula

    From: Markristo Farm (Certified Organic in Hillsdale, NY)

    Also commonly referred to as “rocket”, arugula has a rich, peppery taste. Raw or wilted arugula tastes fantastic on pizza. Makes for a delicious pesto, especially if you mix with basil and/or parsley. More info

    Recipe Ideas:
    Wilted Arugula
    Arugula Pesto
    Warm Bean and Arugula Salad
    Mixed Citrus and Arugula Salad

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

     


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    • Wednesday delivery = Sunday 11:59 pm
    • Thursday delivery = Monday 11:59 pm
    • Friday delivery = Tuesday 11:59 pm
    • Saturday delivery = Wednesday 11:59pm
    REFERRAL PROGRAMS: 
    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.