In Your Bag: For Delivery Week of September 21st

Donna WilliamsSeptember 18, 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 & Small Bags Include:

  • Concord Grapes
  • Austrian Crescent Potatoes
  • Broccoli
  • Edamame
  • Romaine Lettuce
  • Curly Kale

Single Bags Include:

  • Concord Grapes
  • Austrian Crescent Potatoes
  • Broccoli
  • Edamame
  • Romaine Lettuce

    mixed fruit bags

    • Honey Crisp Apples: Fix Brothers Farm (Family Farm in Hudson, NY)
    • Golden Pineapple: Product of Ecuador (Conventional)
    • Red Grapefruit: First Fruits Farm (Integrated Pest Management in Freeland, MD)
    • Petite Bananas: Product of Ecuador (Conventional)

     

    concord grapes

    From: Tousey Farm (Organically Grown in Germantown, NY)

    Just eat them with the seeds! These are too delicious to fuss around with.

    Recipe Ideas:
    Concord Grape Jam
    Concord Grape Sorbet

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


    austrian crescent potatoes


    From:
    Sky Meadow Farm (Certified Organic in Cherry Valley, NY)

    These are also known as Austrian Crescent potatoes, and they're great roasted and tossed with garlic! They are in high demand with chefs and market farmers and are often suggested by nutritionists as a healthier potato.

    Recipe Ideas:
    Crispy Potatoes With Garlic-Parmesan Butter Recipe
    Braised Potato Coins
    Lemony Salt Roasted Potatoes
    Perfect Mashed Potatoes

    How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
    Family: 2.25 lbs
    Standard: 1.80 lbs
    Small: 1.50 lbs
    Single: 1.00 lbs


    broccoli

    From: Holmquest Farm (Family Farm in Hudson, NY)

    A staple that can easily be played up. For a quick dish, sauté with soy sauce, oil, garlic and almonds. We like roasting broccoli with a few chiles and a bit of lemon…yum. Store unwashed broccoli in a plastic bag. You should keep it dry.

    Recipe Ideas:
    How to Cook Broccoli
    Roast Broccoli with Lemon
    Broccoli with Parmesan Sauce
    Sautéed Asian Broccoli
    Broccoli Olive Pasta

    How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
    Family: 2.25 lbs
    Standard: 1.75 lbs
    Small: 1.00 lbs
    Single: 1.00 lbs



    edamame

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

    The appetizer of choice in most Japanese restaurants, edamame is an immature soybean for mature eaters though kids & immature adults love 'em as well! To prepare: boil water with salt, add the edamame (no peeling or cutting necessary), cook for 5-6 minutes & strain. You can either serve with the pods or peel and pop out the beans to add to salads, pasta, etc.

    Recipe Ideas:
    Boiled Edamame
    Three Bean Salad
    Garlic Sesame Edamame
    Spicy Garlic Edamame

    How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
    Family: 2.00 lbs
    Standard: 1.30 lbs
    Small: 1.00 lbs
    Single: 0.90 lbs

    romaine lettuce

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

    Romaine is a variety of lettuce grows in a tall head of sturdy dark green leaves with firm ribs down their centers. Unlike most lettuces, it is tolerant of heat, which is why field grown it is available longer into the summer than other varieties.

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

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


    curly kale

    From: The Farm at Miller's Crossing (Certified Organic in Hudson, NY)

    Easy to cook and incredibly healthy. For a quick dish, cook kale for a minute in a pot of boiling water. Drain, squeeze out excess water, and sauté with olive oil and garlic for just a couple minutes. Remember to try kale chips if you haven't yet!

    Recipe Ideas:
    How to Kale
    Kale-Romaine Caesar Salad
    Lemony Kale Salad
    Grilled Kale
    Kale Chips

    How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
    Family: 1 bunch
    Standard: 1 bunch
    Small: 1 bunch
    Single: Not Included


    ORDER DEADLINES: 48 hours before delivery!
    • Tuesday delivery = Saturday 11:59 pm
    • Wednesday delivery = Sunday 11:59 pm
    • Thursday delivery = Monday 11:59 pm
    • Friday delivery = Tuesday 11:59 pm
    • Saturday delivery = Wednesday 11:59 pm
    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.