Radish Pineapple Salsa

Radish Pineapple Salsa
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Recipe type: Sauce
 

Ingredients
  • 1 bunch radishes, stems & tails removed
  • ⅔ cup pineapple. finely chopped (fresh or canned)
  • ¼ cup onion or green onions, minced
  • ¼ cup cilantro, chopped
  • 1 to 3 Tbsp. hot sauce
  • zest & juice from 1 lime
  • 1 tsp. salt

Instructions
  1. At least an hour (or up to 4 hours) before serving, thinly slice radishes.
  2. Place in small bowl, toss with salt, and press (place a small plate that just fits inside bowl on top of radishes and set a quart jar of water on top of plate).
  3. Meanwhile, combine remaining ingredients in medium serving bowl.
  4. Refrigerate if you wish.
  5. After at least an hour, drain & rinse radishes & stir into pineapple mix.
  6. Adjust seasonings to taste.
  7. Serve with Caribbean food.

 

Southern Greens

 

Southern Greens
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Recipe type: Side Dish
 

Ingredients
  • 6 c. mixed greens, coarsely chopped (kohlrabi, radish, turnip, mustard, collard greens, kale, etc.)
  • ½ onions, finely chopped &/or garlic, minced (green garlic & green onions work great!)
  • 1 Tbsp. canola or safflower oil
  • 1 c. chicken/veggie broth or water
  • Part of a ham hock, smoked turkey leg, or cured ham,OR 2 strips bacon, chopped OR liquid smoke + 2 Tbsp. butter
  • Salt & pepper to taste

Instructions
  1. In large pot, sauté onions/garlic (& bacon, if using) in oil for 2 minutes.
  2. Add broth/water & slowly add greens until wilted.
  3. Add salt & pepper, ham/turkey if using, cover, & reduce heat to low.
  4. Simmer for 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  5. Take out meat if used, remove from bone, chop, & return to pot; otherwise add butter & liquid smoke.
  6. Save liquid for soup.
  7. Serve up greens with Southern fare like sweet potatoes, black eyed peas, & corn bread.

Kohlrabi Coleslaw with Paprika Dressing

Kohlrabi Coleslaw with Paprika Dressing
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Recipe type: Salad
 

Ingredients
  • 3 tablespoons white wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon sweet Hungarian paprika
  • ½ cup Driftless Sunflower oil or olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons purchased cream-style white horseradish
  • ½ teaspoon sugar
  • 2 large kohlrabi bulbs, trimmed, peeled, cut into large pieces
  • 1 bunch of radishes.

Instructions
  1. Combine vinegar and paprika in bowl.
  2. Whisk in oil.
  3. Mix in horseradish and sugar.
  4. Season with salt and pepper.
  5. With a cheese grater, grate kohlrabi and radish.
  6. Transfer vegetables to bowl.
  7. Thinly slice enough kohlrabi leaves to make 1 cup; add to bowl.
  8. Toss with dressing.
  9. Let stand at least 30 minutes before serving.

 

Spicy Kohlrabi Wedges with Lime and Chipotle

Our Spicy Kohlrabi Wedges with Lime and Chipotle make the perfect simple snack for a hot summer day! Check this one out if you’re looking for something quick, easy and totally tasty!

Spicy Kohlrabi Wedges with Lime and Chipotle
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Recipe type: Snack
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Ingredients
  • 2 or 3 medium kohlrabi bulbs, peeled and cut into thin half-moons or wedges
  • 1 tsp. Driftless sunflower oil
  • Juice and zest from 1 medium lime
  • ⅛-1/4 tsp. ground chipotle powder (to taste)
  • Salt to taste

Instructions
  1. Toss all ingredients together in a serving bowl & let sit for 10 minutes or so to meld flavors..

 

Vietnamese Root Slaw

Vietnamese Root Slaw
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Recipe type: Side Dish
Cuisine: Vietnamese
 

Ingredients
  • 4½ cups grated mixed root vegetables of choice (such as daikon radish, carrots, beets, turnips, etc.)
  • ½ cup red onions, diced
  • 1 small hot or sweet pepper, seeded & minced
  • ¼ c. fresh cilantro, chopped (optional)
  • 4 Tbsp. rice vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. soy sauce
  • 1 Tbsp. sugar
  • salt & black pepper to taste
  • pinch of cayenne (optional)

Instructions
  1. Place grated vegetables, onions, peppers, & cilantro in a serving bowl.
  2. Whisk together remaining ingredients & pour over the vegetable.
  3. Toss thoroughly & add more salt/ pepper/vinegar to taste. Serve immediately.