Archive | April 14, 2016

Recipes from the Garden

Posted with permission of the National Garden Bureau:


Easy Recipes from Your Garden Using AAS Winners!

Jonathan Bardzik, culinary storyteller, entertainer, and horticulture industry veteran, presents delicious, easy-to-make recipes featuring AAS Winning vegetables.  Enjoy the first of five videos and recipes today and look for the rest in upcoming emails.

Your Family is Going To LOVE Them!

You know that you have the best when you grow AAS Winners.  After eighty-two years of conducting trials where only the best performers are declared AAS Winners, the organization now has more than 330 individual varieties that have been “Tested Nationally & Proven Locally.”

Plant some AAS Winners in your Garden Today and Enjoy These Recipes All Summer!

AAS Winner Carmen Pepper in Caponata Quinoa Salad

Delicious Italian bull’s horn type sweet pepper AAS Winner ‘Carmen’ is used in this easy-to-make, delicious caponata salad.
Recipe Card for Caponata Quinoa Salad
‘Carmen‘ is an Italian bull’s horn type which refers to its elongated shape, about 6 inches long. The medium thick flesh is the sweetest when it is ripe red, but ‘Carmen’ peppers are sweet even when immature or green. One of the improved traits is the earliness to ripe red.