The past few weeks people have been thinking about the big day – V day – the flowers, the chocolate, the expectations. Well, the day is here and what could be a better way than to celebrate it in true Urban Acres fashion, by cooking up some vegetables. So don’t let anybody fool you to think that the only way to enjoy this day is by buying flowers and eating chocolate. Those things can definitely brighten up someone’s life but how about using some of the produce from the Urban Acres co-op style bins to make this day memorable. Enjoy the enclosed recipe and celebrate your love of healthy living.
Serving size depends on the amount of produce you use. Five handfuls of spinach is pictured.
Step 1. Gather the ingredients.
Step 2. Chop all your veggies.
Step 3. Heat a couple of tablespoons of grape seed oil in a large skillet over medium heat.
Step 4. Throw in the chopped up potato, kohlrabi, and beets. Stir for about 5 minutes and salt, salt, salt.
Step 5. Throw in the celery and apples. Salt and stir for about 3 minutes.
Step 6. Throw in the pine seeds. Keep stirring, you don’t want your seeds to burn.
Step 7. Add the spinach and stir. .
Step 8. The spinach will be wilted in a couple of minutes.
Step 9. Serve and enjoy.
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This dish will satisfy all of your senses: the glowing red color, the taste of sweet apples, the smell of roasted pine nuts, the warmth of the spinach, and the sound of humming agreement. The perfect celebration.