This week at area farmers markets, look for sweet corn, watermelon, okra, sweet peppers and hot peppers, cured garlic, cantaloupes, peaches, blackberries, raspberries, assorted salad greens, bok choy, romaine lettuce, head lettuce, onions, tomatoes, local honey, local free-range eggs, duck…
A labor-intensive dessert for Labor Day
When Labor Day swings around, it’s the cue for a final summer food fling — one last late-night barbecue and a fond farewell to the garden’s seasonal bounty.
Yield: 1 large serving
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Yield: 10 appetizer servings
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Yield: 24 to 32 servings
Yield: 4 servings
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Yield: 6 to 7 pints
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