We are including Wild Amaranth in the boxes this week. This is a wild vegetable that grows around the farm and very nutritious, more nutritious than kale or regular spinach.
Our farm interns all enjoy eating this vegetable. In fact when they go out into the field to pick something for dinner they almost always choose the wild amaranth over kale or Swiss Chard.
Here's what we wrote about preparing it last year.
Here's a simple way to use wild amaranth to spruce up a grilled cheese sandwich.
Here's some additional info on wild Amaranth.
Let us know how you like this.