A few surprises about optional shares, an amazing radish recipe and this week's expected produce.
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this week's pickup

Tuesday, September 13th (TODAY!)
4:30pm – 7:00pm*

263 W. 86th St.
(at the corner of West End Ave., just north of the Church of St. Paul & St. Andrew)

Let them eat cake!

This week at distribution, one of our own, Lizette Morales, will be giving out samples of her delicious....and oh so beautiful, celebratory cakes! For a preview of Lizette's original and creative cake designs, visit

See you at distribution!

Expected Produce

In addition to the optional shares that are consistent every week, we will have the following varieties today:

veggie share
Lettuce, Rainbow carrots, Cauliflower, Parsley, Yukon gold, Radish, Red cabbage, Corn, Winter squash, Collards, Garlic chives, Zucchini, Bell peppers, Hot pepper mix, Tomato, Cherry tomatoes
fruit share

Niagra grapes - 1 lb each
Bartlette- 3 lbs each
Gala- 2 lbs each
mushroom share

cheese share
Mozz: hand-stretched fresh mozz balls
Smoked mozz: Alpine-smoked fresh mozz balls
beef and lamb share

Ground Beef
beef and lamb share

Pork breakfast sausage links

Recipes & Produce Tips

Beef-stuffed apples?

This week, I wanted to bring a slightly older recipe to the forefront. And since the humidity has finally gone down and it kind of feels like fall might start soon, I am busting out Beef Kofta Stuffed Apples!
Difficulty level: Easy
Makes 6-8 Servings 

6-8 Gala Apples, Cut 1/2 inch off the top and core center, leaving the outside to form a cup. (reserve top and all the extra cored apple pieces)

1  Egg
½ Cup Panko Bread Crumbs
3 (3 tsp.) Garlic Cloves, minced
1/4 Cup Fresh Mint, finely chopped
1 tsp. Ground Coriander
1 tsp. Ground All Spice 
1/2 tsp. Cinnamon 
¼ Cup Pinenuts, toasted (optional)
Salt and Pepper, to taste
1 lb . Ground Beef

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