Produce

Throughout the spring and summer we sell much of our own home grown vegetable starts so you can grow your own food.

We hope to have a produce stand set up at the store sometime this spring. Be on the lookout for updates. We will try to stock as much locally grown produce as possible.

  • What’s in Season in Estacada: Winter 2017

    December Produce

    December time vegetables that are in season now are as follows

    • Arugula
    • Beets
    • Brussels sprouts
    • Carrots
    • Evergreen herbs
    • Kale
    • Leeks and green onions
    • Parsnips
    • Rapini
    • Spinach

    Recipe of the Month for December

    Spinach and Carrot Quiche

    Makes 16 servings

    You will need the following ingredients:

    • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
    • 1 onion, diced
    • 2 cloves garlic, minced
    • 2 1/2 cups spinach, chopped
    • 1/2 cup shredded carrots
    • 2 cups shredded monterey jack cheese
    • 6 eggs
    • 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
    • 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
    • 2 (9 inch) pie crusts

    Instructions:

    1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
    2. Heat the oil in a skillet over medium heat, and cook the onion until tender.
    3. Mix in the garlic, spinach, carrots, and cook until any spinach liquid has evaporated.
    4. Remove skillet from hear, and mix in cheese and eggs. Season with red pepper, nutmeg, salt, and pepper. Pour 1/2 mixture into each pie shell.
    5. Bake for 30 minutes in oven, until a toothpick inserted in the center of quiche comes out clean.