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Full Share Quantities
Early Jersey Wakefield Cabbage – 1 head
Escarole – 2 heads
Red Ace Beets with Greens – 1 bunch – The greens are as good as the beet roots.  Best if cut from the root and used separately.  Two vegetables in one.
Scallions – 1 bunch
Rat Tail Radishes – 1 bunch
Spinach – 1 bunch
Oregano – 1 bunch
Summer Squash – 1 pound

Fruit Share-
1 basket each
Red Currants – organic from our farm
Sweet Cherries – locally grown
Blueberries – locally grown

Red Currants are a slightly tart fruit.  Many members are not familiar with them but they make a delicious sauce or we like to eat them fresh.  To make the sauce, take berries from stem and steam with a little water.  Continue to cook until the berries soften.  Strain or mash and separate the red liquid.  Add sweetener to your liking.  Continue to cook the sweetened currant juice until it gets thickened.  Pour in a container and store in the refrigerator.  It will “set” without the use of pectin.  We use this instead of cranberry sauce.  So good with poultry.

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