Fresh South of the Border Harvest August 10-14, 2020

First Harvest Poblano “Stuffing” Peppers – Martinon Farms
First Harvest Round Tomatoes – Martinon Farms
Sweet Strawberries – Hayashi Farms
Green Cabbage – Martinon Farms
“August Bright” Yellow Nectarines
Cilantro Bundle – Beachside Produce
“Midnight Jewel” Plums or “Autumn Snow” White Peach – Rocking Chair Ranch
Organic Haas Avocado – Wind Dance Farms
Cauliflower – Beachside Produce
First Harvest Slicing Cucumbers – MG Farms
Celery – Beachside Produce
Green Leaf Lettuce – Hayashi Farms
Wasabi Fire, Purple Basil, or Sunflower Microgreens – Gracious Greens
(All items subject to change based on availability)

Be sure to use our storage tips to extend the shelf life of your fruits & veggies!

 

Zesty Fiesta Harvest Recipes to Inspire You

Rajas Poblanas (Roasted Poblano Strips in Cream Sauce)
Mexican Coleslaw
Shrimp & Cheese Stuffed Poblano Peppers
Cilantro Lime Slaw
Strawberry Fields Salad
Peach Salsa
BBQ Pulled Carrot Tacos
Spiced Chicken Tacos with Cabbage Slaw
Grilled Zucchini Chickpea Tacos
Strawberry Avocado Salad
Vegan Cauliflower Taco Bowls with Creamy Vegan Cilantro Ranch

 

Show Us Your Tacos! 
This week we’re taco-ing it up with a SLO Veg’s Taco fiesta week!
Your beautiful box will be filled with delicious Mexican flavor fare to tailor your favorite tacos. Whether you are making fish tacos with our locally sourced fish, some vegan tacos with an abundance of veggies, or dessert tacos with a caramelized stone fruit filling; we want to see them.

By following SLO Veg on our Facebook, Instagram, Twitter pages as well as tagging us and a friend in a posted photo of your tacos made using our veggies, fruits, and/or marketplace items you will be entered to win a complimentary harvest box!
We’ll enter you name in our drawing and announce the winner next Monday Aug 17.  Let the Taco face-off begin Monday August 10th!

 

Fresh & Delicious Fish Offering: 

Monday – Friday Fish: Fresh Alaskan Cod Fillets

Delicious Fish Taco Recipes:
Epic Baja Fish Tacos with Avocado Crema
Fish Tacos with Honey Lime Cilantro Slaw
Blackened Fish Tacos
Fish supplied by Giovanni’s Fish Market and Grotto in Morro Bay

 

Fruits & Veggies Storage Tips: Refrigerate all items as soon as possible. All items will remain fresh when following these tips!

Microgreens – Store in a dark location in your fridge. Light sensitive.
Cabbage – Store in a baggie in crisper.
Tomatoes – Store on counter top. Refrigerate when super ripe to slow ripening.
Cucumber – Wrap in Saran Wrap store in crisper.
Avocado – Store on counter top till ripe,  refrigerate to slow ripening.
Cilantro – Rinse. Trim stems, place in water, wrap with Saran Wrap, store in fridge.
Peaches – Store on counter top till juicy 2-3 days, or place directly in to crisper.
Nectarines – Store on counter top till juicy 2-3 days, or place directly in to crisper.

Celery – Rinse. Wrap tightly with aluminum foil, store in crisper.
Lettuce – Rinse. Store in a baggie or container with a damp paper towel in fridge.

 

We wish everyone a healthy, happy week!  We look forward to seeing you on your next delivery day!  Thank you for being our wonderful subscribers, we love serving you!  Kindly,  Your SLO Veg Team & Farmers