Celebrate autumn in all its glory this week: With beautiful produce including Chanterelle mushrooms, crisp apples and sweet Delicata squash, plus provisions like garlic confit, chicken stock and a bouquet garni to help craft a hearty, rich vegetable and bean soup, fall’s best flavors are highlighted in each and every bite. Enjoy these seasonal favorites alongside rich blue cheese, fresh whole grain bread and a robust Italian red wine.
Here are some recipe ideas for the week:
Fall Vegetable & Heirloom Bean Soup
A deeply flavorful entrée, thanks to the addition of fresh herbs, garlic confit and our housemade chicken stock.
Our favorite way to cook beets, this method creates tender, delicious beets that are easy to peel and serve in a salad.
Warm Beet Salad with Blue Cheese & Hazelnuts
Topped with blue cheese and toasted hazelnuts, this flavorful salad is incredibly beautiful.
Baked Delicata Squash
Tossed with cream and grated Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, this beautiful side from The Glorious Vegetables of Italy enhances the sweet flavor of autumn squash.
Fall Apple Crisp
A quick and easy dessert using fresh apples: Simply toss the fruit with cornstarch and sugar, then sprinkle with the topping from this week’s box.