Mixed Greens Blog

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Living Sustainably in the Pacific Northwest

Tag Archive for ‘pea shoots’

Plant Peas, Eat Shoots

After waiting so patiently for peas to emerge in this cold, wet spring weather, I can’t quite imagine snipping them off for a salad as soon as they’re only a few inches tall. This time of year you can buy pea shoots at the farmers markets and produce stands but you can also grow them […]

Scapes, Shoots & Sprouts

I officially crossed the line into impulse buying at the Farmers Market last week. My downfall is always the display right at the checkout, tempting me while waiting in line. How could I resist a bunch of crazy curly garlic scapes, the delicate pea shoots or the bright, crunchy sunflower sprouts? You don’t have to […]