E-newsletter – Sept 15, 2021



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Expensive Associates of the Farm,

This week you might be getting purple potatoes, candy corn, purple beets, Japanese eggplant, cauliflower, inexperienced or purple bell peppers, yellow bell peppers, Anaheim peppers, poblano peppers, jalapeno peppers, beefsteak tomatoes, heirloom tomatoes, and orange flesh honey dew.

Winter Shares: We have now not crammed all our Winter Shares and are nonetheless taking orders! You possibly can enroll on-line and we’ll ship order kinds (hyperlink under – should print, fill out each the enroll and declaration type & return to the farm) to your distribution facilities as nicely.

Undecided what to do along with your peppers? Try the recipe under! You should utilize any of the peppers in your share for this recipe. Vegan? Substitute with a vegan cheese!

Blistered Tacky Peppers BY MOLLY BAZ

It’s virtually foolish how straightforward this dish of impossibly scrumptious, ooey-gooey tacky chiles is to execute. However that’s additionally what makes it so nice. Impressed by the must-order fried, cheese-filled peppers at Gregory’s Nook Taverna in Astoria, Queens, all of it comes collectively in about 10 minutes. Simply broil poblano chiles till charred and softened, stuff them with pepper Jack (although any melting cheese will work nice right here), after which end with topper of quick-but-mighty marinated shallot dressing. Serve alongside some grilled sausages to make a full meal of it.



1 giant shallot, halved, thinly sliced lengthwise

2 Tbsp. purple wine vinegar

1 tsp. sugar

¾ tsp. kosher salt, plus extra

3 Tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil, divided

2 giant poblano chiles or 3 giant Cubanelle peppers or Anaheim chiles (about 8 oz. whole), lower in half lengthwise, seeds and ribs eliminated

Freshly floor black pepper

8 oz. pepper Jack, lower into ½” cubes

2 garlic cloves


Step 1

Utilizing your fingers, toss shallot, vinegar, sugar, ¾ tsp. salt, and a pair of Tbsp. oil in a small bowl to mix. Let sit when you put together the chiles.

Step 2

Warmth broiler. Organize chiles on a small rimmed baking sheet. Drizzle throughout with remaining 1 Tbsp. oil; season with salt and black pepper. Flip chiles lower aspect down and broil till barely softened and skins are blistered throughout, about 5 minutes.

Step 3

Take away from oven and, utilizing tongs, flip chiles lower aspect up. Divide cheese evenly amongst chile cavities. Finely grate garlic over, ceaselessly tapping grater in opposition to baking sheet to assist launch garlic considerably evenly over every part.

Step 4

Return chiles to broiler and broil till cheese is melted and browned in spots, about 3 minutes.

Step 5

Switch chiles to a platter. Spoon shallot dressing over and season with extra black pepper.

With love from the farm,

Kyle, Sam, Jacquie, & Jerry