Dunbar Farms Recipe for Winter Squash Stir Fry

Resident-chef Kristopher Thornhill created this unusual stir-fry recipe using winter hardy butternut squash and leeks.

Zucchini Panini

Zucchini panini (don’t you love the sound of that?) is a super quick use of the best Italian summertime ingredients. I mean really!? All the colors of the flag…tomatoes, mozzarella… See More

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

This rainbow recipe for Roasted Red Pepper Hummus requires only a bit of knife work and creates oh so healthy veggie dippers for picnic portability or serving a crowd at home. If you don’t… See More

Roasted Summer Veggies with Goat Cheese

Farmers markets and home gardens are overflowing with summer veggie abundance and this recipe for Roasted Summer Veggies with Goat Cheese will solve that delicious problem. Adapted from recipe by Karen Phillips Ingredients:… See More

Any Season Cauliflower Soup with Veggie Lettuce Wraps

Truth be told, I’m a mostly vegetarian who has found my ultimate meat indulgement (is that even a word?) and it comes in the form of a luscious pulled pork sandwich at… See More

Grilled Persimmon Salad

  Persimmons are the commonly mysterious fruit that arrives in markets in late Fall. A ripe Fuyu persimmon will be firm, crisp and flat, unlike their counterpart Hachiya, which are soft and tomato-shaped…. See More

Farminista’s Tips for Healthy Hummus Wraps

I’m so excited to welcome Karen Pavone as guest contributor to The Local Dish. As a journalist and photographer she has her finger on the pulse of  local food in the… See More

Roasted Fig and Arugula Salad

This recipe for Roasted Fig and Arugula Salad combines fruity sweetness with the peppery bite of arugula, both fresh in season right now. Recipe Adapted from Ingredients 1/3 cup… See More

Panzanella Salad

 Ingredients 2-3 heirloom tomatoes 1 loaf of local sourdough bread 2 cucumbers, 1 bunch radishes 1/2 pound of spicy greens 1 lemon 3 cloves garlic Salt and pepper 1/2 cup… See More

Pan-Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Haven’t we all seen photos of roasted brussels sprouts? We thought we’d give you the mis en place shot so you could see that just a few items can lead… See More