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Dinner is Served: Spring Gnocchi Meal Kit

Dinner is Served: Spring Gnocchi Meal Kit

Ask and you shall receive. We had a customer this past weekend ask for more recipes, so we came up with this spring gnocchi dish and decided to turn it into a meal kit. Now you can simply order the kit and we will grab all the items for you and have your dinner ingredients ready for you to pick up. This dish is the perfect mix of cozy, filling flavors with bright pops of spring mixed in.

Peas, lemon, a creamy cheese sauce, sharp pecorino and optional speck makes this frozen gnocchi anything but ordinary. Click HERE to order a meal kit and check out the recipe below.

Be sure to use the code "SHOPLOCAL" for 5% off of your order and we will donate 10% to local charities supporting the food industry.

Ingredients

  • Nuovo Gnocchi
  • Oil (not included in the meal kit)
  • Frozen peas
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • Lemon
  • Auricchio Crema al Parmigiano Reggiano 
  • Pecorino Romano Fulvi
  • Salt and pepper, to taste (not included in the meal kit) 
  • Speck, optional
  1. Cook gnocchi according to package directions and reserve about 1 cup of pasta water. Once cooked, toss with oil and set aside.
  2. If using speck, fry speck until done. Remove from pan, chop and set aside. 
  3. Add garlic to the pan with the bacon fat (or add oil to a new pan) and cook over medium heat until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Stir in peas, zest from the lemon and a pinch of salt and pepper. Cook for a few minutes, or until peas are warm.
  4. Stir in Auricchio cheese and thin to desired consistency with reserved pasta water. 
  5. Once the sauce is combined, toss with gnocchi and speck, if using. 
  6. Serve the gnocchi with a squeeze of lemon juice, black pepper and a grating of pecorino.
Pear Blossom Farms: Burritos with Peach Salsa & Goat Cheese

Pear Blossom Farms: Burritos with Peach Salsa & Goat Cheese

As a retail outlet in the food world, we are so lucky that we are able to remain open and serve you. We are also fortunate that we get to support small producers by selling their items in our shops.

Today we are featuring Pear Blossom Farms. Located in Palisade, Colorado, Pear Blossom Farms makes wonderful hot sauces, dressing, syrups and salsas featuring local produce. While peach season in the Palisades won't be in full swing until we are well into summer, we are craving peaches now. Thankfully Pear Blossom Farms brings their delicious jars of peach salsa to our shop. These jars preserve the juicy fruit of last season.

If you're looking for a dinner idea, Pear Blossom Farms has shared their recipe for beef burritos with goat cheese and peach salsa. Check out the recipe below and give us a call, we would be happy to build this into a meal kit for you to easily pickup.

We also love their syrups in cocktails and on waffles and pancakes. It's seriously good stuff, not too sweet and with no fake flavors, but made with real peaches and raspberries. 

Be sure to use the code "SHOPLOCAL" for 5% off of your order and we will donate 10% to local charities supporting the food industry.

Looking for more ideas? Check out their website here for more ideas like a Palisade Peach Chili.

 

Peach and Goat Cheese Burritos

  • 1 1/2 Pounds of ground beef
  • 1 Small Diced Onion
  • 1/2 Pound of Goat Cheese (We have lots of goat cheeses, give us a call to see what is available and we can add it to your order.)
  • 1/2 Teaspoon of Salt
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Black Pepper
  • 1/2 Bunch Chopped Cilantro
  • 4 - 8 Flour Tortillas
  • 1 Jar Pear Blossom Farms Peach Salsa

Brown the hamburger and onion together, drain.  Add remaining ingredients, heat and stir until hot and well blended, then roll in warm flour tortillas. 

Makes 4 large or 8 small burritos.

Meal Kit: Ultimate Wagyu Burger Dinner

Meal Kit: Ultimate Wagyu Burger Dinner

Sometimes you just want a great burger and we have you covered. Grab one of our Ultimate Burger Kits, fire up the grill and the best burger in town is in your backyard!