Mother Nature is absolutely amazing. Each spring, we get to rejoice in the mouthwatering crops of that season, and then the ones that flourish in the glorious warmth of summer. Next, as leaves burst into the brilliant colors of autumn, we benefit from fall crops – and now we can follow Mother Nature’s menu plans to enjoy the sweetness of Brussels sprouts in the wintertime.
We do farm tours at The Chef's Garden all through the winter because even in the middle of a chilly December day, there are fascinating things to be discovered growing in the fields. Maybe it's the cold temperatures that get to me when I'm giving a winter tour but I always like to have a little fun by playing something I like to call, "Stump the chef."
Have you had a chance to try kalettes yet? Destined to impress trendy eaters, their buzz worthiness was kicked off early this year when, among other places, they appeared on the Eat This Not That website listed as number one on a “7 Top Healthy Food Trends for 2015” list.