30 minute Sprint—Farmer’s Market to my Table

by Native Foods Cafe

 

 

8 am Saturday morning:   Rush through my workout, thinking about all those wonderful veggies/fruits NOT in my re-cyclable Native Foods Cafe bags…

8:30    Forget the shower—I want tomatoes, something pickled, black Italian plums

8:45  Out the door with my daughter—hey, she's great at carrying bags and I bribe fresh Apple Cider

8:50 Lincoln Park Green City Market, Chicago—-heaven

8:51   What is this?   What can I do with it?

 

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Photo courtesy of Native Foods Cafe, Vegan Chicago, Vegan Restaurants

 

Apparently, just peel it and slice it think and squeeze lime I am told.   According to Wiki:  Kohlrabi (German turnip) (Brassica oleracea Gongylodes group) (Olkopi in Assamese and Bengali) is a perennial vegetable, and is a low, stout cultivar of cabbage. Kohlrabi can be eaten raw as well as cooked.

8:53   Who can pass on perfectly pickled beets, sauerkraut and the season's last heirlooms?

Pickeled beets
Pickle Beets   Photo courtesy of Native Foods Cafe, chicago vegan, 

 

Purple sauerkraut

 

8:59  YES, get to use my new slicer!
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The Kobra—Photos courtesy of Native Foods Cafe, chicago vegan

 

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Nice thin slices

 

9:13   LUNCH!    Well, we sampled but it held up fine until afternoon in fridge

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Photos courtesy of Native Foods Cafe, chicago vegan

 

 


 

 

 

 

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