Oh My Gazpacho

I know this photo looks a lot like the Tomato Cucumber Peach Corn Salsa/salad recipe, but it's just a before shot. This is delicious as a salsa, salad AND soup. It's perfect. Enjoy!

Preparation

One each, more or less, to taste, 

-Fresh tomato, cut into cubes
-Peach, cut in cubes
-Cucumber, cut in cubes
-Sweet Pepper, cut into cubes
-Hot Pepper, minced
-Raw sweet corn, freshly shucked off the cob. Do this with a sharp knife over a big bowl: just run the knife along the length of the cob at base of the kernals. It can be messy, so a large bowl catches the flying kernals.
-Herb of choice

Mix all ingredients together. It doesn't really need a dressing, but a light sprinkle of salt and pepper and a little fresh basil, mint or cilantro will brighten it up nicely. If you want a little more zing, sprinkle with lemon juice, vinegar or your choice (balsamic, rice, wine or cider are all delicious), or a dollop of plain yogurt. If you like. Puree with the stick blender or in the food processor or traditional blender. Drizzle with olive olive oil and or date balsamic vinegar.

Tip: Clean Greens

The greens we get (particularly some of the winter spinach) can be pretty dirty. Sometimes they're pristinely clean, but still, we suggest you always wash your food! Give it an initial rinse and then remove the stems and soak the leaves in plenty of clean water. I use my salad spinner, placing the leaves in the...Read more

Testimonials

Yellow Dog Farms is a successful small farm in a large part due to Sara and Jamie at Fair Shares CCSA. They were willing to take a chance on a budding (pun intended) first generation Farmer. We were not a supplier to Fair Shares the very first year, but have been ever since and hopefully far into our shared futures.

I am proud to be a supplier and you should be proud to be a member of Fair Shares CCSA where we are all involved in growing and eating better quality, healthy food and supporting small, local businesses and small scale agriculture in Missouri and Illinois.

sara
Yellow Dog Farms