Posted (Steven) in 2010, News

Week 1Cherriette Radishes, Boc Choi,Red Leaf Lettuce, Buttercrunch Lettuce, Arugula, Mizuna, Mustard, Oregano

Week 2 – Red Sails Lettuce, Red Tide Lettuce, Buttercrunch Green Lettuce, Solix Lettuce, Chinese Cabbage, Button Radishes, Garlic Scapes, Rhubarb, Sage

Week 3 – Chinese Cabbage, Garlic Scapes, Bright Lights Swiss Chard, Summer Spinach, Romaine, Boston Lettuce, Red Tide Lettuce, Summer Savory

Week 4 – Sugar Snap Peas, Bright Lights Swiss Chard, Summer Spinach, Escarole, Red Leaf Lettuce, Green Solix Lettuce, Red Vein Sorrel, Garlic Scapes

Week 5 – Early Jersey Wakefield Cabbage, Escarole, Red Ace Beets with Greens, Scallions, Rat Tail Radishes, Spinach,
Oregano, Summer Squash
Fruit – Red Currants, Sweet Cherries, Blueberries

Week 6 – Summer Savory, Summer Squash, Summer Leeks, Radicchio, Slicing Cucumber, Early Jersey Wakefield Cabbage, Green Beans
– Gooseberries, Peaches

Week 7 – Summer Squash, Boothby Blonde Cucumbers, Slicing Cucumbers, String Beans, Peppers, Eggplant, Fennel, Red Scallions, Cherry Tomatoes, Thyme
Fruit – Sugar Plums, Nectarines, Peaches

Week 8 – Summer Squash, Boothby Blonde & Poona Kherna Cucumbers, Slicing Cucumbers, Early Jersey Wakefield Cabbage, Scallions, Lettuce, Dill, Peppers, Tomatoes, Cherry Tomatoes
Fruit –Shiro Plums, Peaches, Nectarines

Week 9 – Tomatoes, Cherry Tomatoes, Summer Leeks, Summer Squash, Cucumbers, Peppers, Eggplant, Basil
Fruit – Donut Peaches, Nectarines

Week 10 – Summer Squash, Boothby Blonde & Poona Kheera Cucumbers, Cherry Tomatoes, Edamame, Basil, Peppers,
Summer Spinach, Hot Peppers, Tomatoes
Fruit – Red Clapp Pears, Donut Peaches, Yellow Peaches

Week 11 – Cucumbers, Summer Squash, Hot Peppers, Sweet Peppers, Basil, Walla Walla Onions, Slicing Tomatoes, Cherry Tomatoes, Bright Lights Swiss Chard, Tomatillos
– Red Clapp Pears, Peaches, Apricots

Week 12 – Cucumbers, Summer Squash, Eggplant, Peppers, Beets, Tomatoes, Bright Lights Swiss Chard, Parsley, Onions, Serrano Peppers
Fruit –Nectarines, Peaches, Bartlett Pears

Week 13 – Eggplant, Summer Spinach, Summer Squash, Peppers, Tomatoes, Cherry Tomatoes, Onions, Opal Basil, Summer Savory, Serrano Peppers
Fruit – Bartlett Pears, Donut Peaches, Peaches

Week 14 – Summer Spinach, Basil, Carrots, Ancho Peppers, Hot Peppers, Mini Purplette Onions, Tomatoes, Baby Bear Pumpkin, Acorn Winter Squash
Fruit – Bartlett Pears, Gala Apples, Macintosh Apples

Week 15 –Potatoes, Carrots, Peppers, Hot Peppers, Tomatoes, Swiss Chard,
Garlic Chive Flowers, Thai Basil, Delicata Winter Squash
Fruit – Gala Apples, Seckle Pears, Cortland Apples

Week 16 – Siberian Kale, Thyme, Acorn Winter Squash, Carrots, Chiogga Beets, Shallots, Peppers, Hot Peppers, Tomatoes, Broccoli
Fruit –MacCoun Apples, Gold Supreme Apples, Bosc Pears

Week 17 –Carnival Winter Squash, Baby Bear Pumpkin, Carrots, Potatoes, Collards, Peppers, Hot Peppers,
Tomatoes, Parsley
Fruit – Spartan Apples, Gold Delicious Apples, Bartlett Pears

Week 18 – Beets, Acorn Winter Squash, Delicata Winter Squash, Onions, Peppers, Red Russian Kale, Tomatoes, Carrots, Sage, Hot Peppers
Fruit – Bosc Pears, Mutsu Apples, McCoun Apples

Week 19 – Red Ace Beets, Carrots, Delicata Winter Squash, Butternut Winter Squash, Treviso Radicchio, Perpetual Spinach, Scallions, Dry Savory, Cauliflower
Fruit – Jona Gold Apples, Cortland Apples, Bosc Pears

Week 20 – Ancho Peppers, Red Ace Beets, Thyme, Potatoes, Gourds, Sweet Dumpling Winter Squash, Siberian Kale, Leeks
Fruit – Bosc Pears, Golden Delicious Apples, Empire Apples

Week 21 – Red Ace Beets, Bolero Carrots, Red Russian Kale, Curly Parsley, Carnival Winter Squash, Ironsides Pumpkin, Garlic, Hot Peppers, Cabbage
FruitBosc Pears, Mutsu Apples, Fuji Apples

Week 22 – Lacinato Kale, Collards, Garlic, Bolero Carrots, Red Ace Beets, Butternut Winter Squash, Purple Globe Turnip with Greens, Mint
Fruit – Bosc Pears, Stamen Winesap Apples, Golden Delicious Apples

Week 23 – Carrots, Potatoes, Butternut Winter Squash, Red Ace Beets, Siberian Kale, Garlic, Brussels Sprouts, Sage, Sunrise Pumpkin, Hot Peppers
Fruit – Bosc Pears, Cameo Apples, Fuji Apples

Week 24 – Bolero Carrots, Potatoes, Butternut Winter Squash, Garlic, Lacinato Kale, Parsley, Brussels Sprouts, Turnips
Fruit – Fuji Apples, Golden Delicious Apples, Bosc Pears

Posted (Steven) in Recipes

Green Beans - 12oz
Blueberries – 8oz
Red Tomatoes – 24oz
Butternut Squash – 16oz
Peppers – 12oz
Corn – 16oz
Fresh Pea Shoots

Recipe – Corn Chowder
1 tablespoon unsalted butter
1/2 large yellow onion,chopped (about 1/2 cup)
1/2 large carrot,chopped (about 1/3 cup)
1/2 celery stalk ,chopped (about 1/3 cup)
1 package of Winter Sun Farms Frozen Corn
1 bay leaf
3 1/2 cups milk, whole or low fat
1 medium potato peeled and diced
1/2 package of Winter Sun Farms Green Beans and Red Peppers
1/2 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves
1 teaspoon kosher salt
fresh ground pepper
1/2 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves

1. In a large saucepan melt the butter over medium heat. Add the onion and saute for 4 – 5 minutes until soft. Add the carrot and celery and cook 4 – 5 more minutes.
2. Add the milk, potato and bay leaf and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to a bare simmer. Cover the pot and cook for 10 minutes. Make sure the heat is low enough to prevent scalding the milk on the bottom of the pan.
3. Discard the bay leaf. Raise the heat, add the corn, green beans,peppers, 1 teaspoon of salt, fresh ground pepper to taste and slowly bring to a boil again. Turn down heat and simmer for 15 minutes or until the potatoes are fork tender. Add fresh thyme during last 5 minutes of cooking.

Posted (Steven) in Lenox Hill CSA, News

If you are signing up for the Lenox Hill Neighborhood House CSA for the 2011 season and need a partner to split a full vegetable or fruit share, please post your information in the comments section and that way people can contact each other directly.

Posted (Steven) in News

The Lenox Hill Nieghborhood House is hosted a winter share delivered by Winter Sun Farms.  Pickup time will be 4:30 until 7:00 PM, the address is 343 E.70th St.  Use the entrance facing 1st Ave.  Pickup days are on the following Tuesdays:

December 14th
January 11th
February 8th
March 15th

For anyone who opted to go the extra month:
April 12th