CSA Tuesday

After last week’s bitter greens extravaganza, it was nice to see a more balanced assortment of produce from my CSA.

We got 2 butternut squash, an eggplant, a carnival squash, arugula, celery, radishes and collard greens.

There is easily the makings of a salad for the uncreative nights, and perhaps some butternut squash ravioli if the weekend is not too crazy.

I have been taking whatever is leftover at the end of the week and making “CSA Soup.” So far, they have been interesting, filling and very low calorie.

CSA Soup:

Dice a small onion and saute it in a little olive oil. Add chopped up “whatever is left” and add it to the pot. Add enough broth ( chicken or vegetable) to the pot to fully cover the vegetables.  Cover the pot and allow it to simmer until the vegetables soften. Puree the soup until it is smooth. Season according to taste.

I have used roasted butternut squash and kale, and spinach and  tat soi so far. You really can’t go wrong.

I have frozen the soup in individual containers, and taken them out for an easy, nourishing lunch.

Enjoy!

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4 Responses to “CSA Tuesday”

  1. Tammy Says:

    That is exactly the way that I make soup!

  2. inherchucks Says:

    Love the idea of CSA soup! Although it is a bit warm here for soup at the moment…

    Thanks for linking up and sharing your goods 🙂

  3. kirsten@FarmFreshFeasts Says:

    CSA Soup-what a great name! I’m going to tell my family that’s what we’re having next time I make soup! Thanks.

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