START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

3 Garden-Fresh Spring Recipes

  • 1 of 3
3 Garden-Fresh Spring Recipes

Celebrate the spring season with these three recipes that make the most of fresh-from-the-garden (or farmer’s market) produce.

Pea Soup
2 medium shallots, finely chopped
Pinch salt
1 teaspoon vegetable oil
pound potato, peeled and diced
1 pound fresh or frozen peas
3 cups water or light vegetable broth
Salt and pepper for seasoning
1 tablespoon sour cream
1 tablespoon water

1. Cook shallots with a pinch of salt in oil until translucent.
2. Add potato and cook until soft.
3. Add peas and cook for 2 minutes.
4. Puree mixture with water or broth in blender.
5. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
6. Combine sour cream and 1 tablespoon water.
7. Drizzle loose cream over soup for garnish.

Get more spring recipes.

  • 1 of 3

Read more: All recipes, Entrees, Food, Vegetarian

have you shared this story yet?

go ahead, give it a little love

Jessica Kellner

Jessica Kellner is the editor of Natural Home & Garden magazine, a national sustainable home and lifestyle magazine. She is dedicated to helping readers create more sustainable, delightful homes that are in tune with the natural world. She is also the author of Housing Reclaimed: Sustainable Homes for Next to Nothing, published by New Society Publishers in autumn of 2011. Email her at jkellner@naturalhomeandgarden.com.

16 comments

+ add your own
8:44AM PDT on Apr 10, 2014

Ta

8:44AM PDT on Apr 10, 2014

Ta

2:43AM PDT on Apr 10, 2014

Thank you :)

1:38AM PST on Jan 29, 2013

Thanks

5:02AM PDT on Jun 3, 2012

great recipes

8:41AM PDT on Apr 30, 2012

Thank you

3:33PM PDT on Apr 25, 2012

thanks

12:00AM PDT on Apr 17, 2012

Thanks.

4:19PM PDT on Apr 16, 2012

Happy Easter

6:02AM PDT on Apr 12, 2012

thanks for sharing

add your comment



Disclaimer: The views expressed above are solely those of the author and may not reflect those of
Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

people are talking

I have always be somewhat sceptical about Organic food, i.e. how do I know that a bunch of bananas i…

So, so adorable. Thanks for this story.

Since my car is my 'office' and frequently transport dogs, I cover the back seat with blankets or b…

No. That's nasty! People will do it anyway and no one would ever know. I don't use public pools a…

Thanks!! I just might to plant something,even though we still have so could nights to come.Just need…

Story idea? Want to blog? Contact the editors!



Select names from your address book   |   Help
   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.