Hot Peppers – Chilies

There are hundreds of varieties of hot peppers  – varying in levels of from rather tame to ‘fire breathing,’ but all are very nutritious, high in vitamins C and A and betacarotene levels, and are also mildly antibacterial. On our farm we grow: Hungarian Hot Wax Pepper: A mild-tasting chili, practically benign when immature and…

Hungarian Cheese-Stuffed Wax Peppers

Ingredients: 6 Hungarian wax peppers, seeds, and pith removed, tops reserved 1/2 pound ricotta or dry cheese curd 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 large beaten egg 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon chopped fresh parsley 1 clove minced garlic 1 tablespoon olive oil Directions: Heat oven to 350 F. Line a baking pan with foil…

Basic Stir-fry

Remember always start your rice or noodles cooking first, then it will be ready when the stir-fry is done. Make your sauce. Choose a bottled variety for ease or try one of my favorites: Stir ½ C orange juice, ¼ C soy sauce, 2 Tbs honey, 2 Tbs water, 1 Tbs grated ginger, 1 Tbs…

Lao Garden

Ever since our time in Laos we’ve craved good Lao ingredients to authenticate various dishes. In the northeast, however, these tropical plants are slow in growing. It has taken most of the summer, but with the help of the greenhouse we have some crops to show for the effort. Enjoy a this gallery displaying a…

Getting the Most Out of Your Share!

This is the season of garden abundance. We want you to be able to enjoy and use as much of your share as possible, but realize that we are often distributing more food than you may be able to eat in a week. We are including this preserving guide which highlights easy freezing methods for…

Harvest Hues

We are in the middle of the bountiful weeks of harvest! Crates of corn, potatoes, onions, peppers and tomatoes quickly fill to the brim.

Spring Seedlings

UPDATE: Thank you to all who supported us by purchasing seedlings for your gardens. We look forward to offering more seedlings next year and having them for an longer period of time. Abundance Acres Farm now has a limited amount of potted Tomatoes, Peppers, Cabbages, Broccoli and Cauliflower for sale. Plants are available in four-packs…