Roasted Sausage with Broccoli and Fennel

from Ingredients: 12 ounces (about 3 or 4 links) good-quality pork sausage, removed from casings and cut into 3/4-inch pieces. Non-meat alternatives work great too.2 small heads of broccoli, cut into small florets1 medium fennel bulb, trimmed, cored, and cut into thin slices, about 1/4-inch thickKosher salt and freshly ground pepper3 tablespoons olive oil2 teaspoons whole-grain mustardFinely grated zest and one 1 … Continue reading Roasted Sausage with Broccoli and Fennel

Kohlrabi Fennel Slaw

from Ingredients ½ cup low-fat plain Greek yogurt3 tablespoons mayonnaise2-4 green onions, finely chopped 2 teaspoons cider vinegar¾ teaspoon saltfreshly ground pepper to taste1 fennel bulb, cored and julienne cut6 cups finely shredded or julienne peeled kohlrabi½ cup toasted walnuts¼ cup crumbled blue cheese Directions Whisk Greek yogurt with mayonnaise in a large bowl. Add shallot, vinegar, salt and … Continue reading Kohlrabi Fennel Slaw

Tomato, Fennel, and Italian Sausage Sauce for Pasta or Polenta

From Asparagus to Zucchini, 3rd ed. 2 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1 - 1 1/2 lbs Italian Sausage links (hot or mild) 1 cup finely chopped onion 2 tablespoons minced garlic 1 cup finely chopped fennel stalk 1 teaspoon fennel seed 2 cans (each 28 oz) whole peeled tomatoes, pureed, or 7-8 cups peeled, chopped, … Continue reading Tomato, Fennel, and Italian Sausage Sauce for Pasta or Polenta

Salmon with Fennel

From via CSA member Heather Copps Ingredients 1 (10 pound) fresh salmon 5 cups sliced yellow onions, 1/4-inch thick (3 pounds) 5 cups sliced fennel bulbs, 1/4-inch thick (3 pounds) 1/2 cup good olive oil 3 tablespoons fresh thyme leaves, coarsely chopped 2 tablespoons coarsely chopped fennel fronds 1 orange, zested 2 tablespoons freshly … Continue reading Salmon with Fennel

Green Leaf Salad

from Ingredients: 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 1 garlic clove, pressed or minced 1/4 teaspoon salt Freshly ground black pepper 5 tablespoons olive oil 6 cups torn up green leaf lettuce, washed and spun dry 1 cup tornup radicchio, washed and spun dry 1/2 large Granny Smith apple, cut into 12 thin slices 2/3 cup … Continue reading Green Leaf Salad