We don’t need to tell you how happy Farmer Lee Jones was to read a 2018 article in Nation’s Restaurant News (NRN) with this headline: “Chefs Swap Carbs for Veggies as Diners Eat Lighter.” Then, the article’s opening line made Farmer Lee’s heart beat even faster and sing even louder: “Cauliflower and zucchini – two often-overlooked vegetables – have become darlings of the dinner table.”
When it comes to sweet potatoes, New York Chef Carlos Villanueva likes a layered look.
Compost or culinary gold? It depends upon whom you ask.
Wheaties may be the breakfast of champions but, in his hometown of El Chiquihuitero, Mexico, Cruz Figueroa Lopez would rather dig into a bowl of milk-drenched Comote en dulce.
Who knew that a vegetable discovered by Pliny the Elder in the First Century AD would become a 21st-century phenomenon?
Carrot cotton candy, beet charcuterie, a fire-breathing chef, a big top tent, carnival games, two cheetahs, a bouncy house and a ringmaster named DocSconz. It might sound like a circus, but these are just a few of the memorable moments from Roots Cultivate 2018.