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Mixed Greens

Many of you have heard that we hired a farmer and have begun the (huge) task of giving our once-forgotten garden on the hill a beautiful face-lift, complete with a new name: Frog Creek Farms.

With many hours of hard, physical work, the team has tilled, amended, weeded, planted and tended to several areas that are growing thick, rich, deep-green kale, lettuces, tomatoes, potatoes, cabbage, arugula, spinach (just to name a few). We have also begun planting flowers, lavender and ferns. We will be planting radishes and broccoli and cauliflower … all amazingly nutrient-rich food to serve YOU in our dining room! Needless to say, there’s a lot of good things growing out here in West Marin!

My favorite way to eat our lettuces is with tomatoes and maybe a little arugula and spinach … AND with a small drizzle of our delicious Herbed Buttermilk Dressing on it! Below is the recipe so you can make the dressing at home to enjoy with your family!

Nick’s Cove Herbed Buttermilk Dressing

1 cup chopped parsley
1/4 green onion, minced
2 tblsp. tarragon
2 tblsp. mayonnaise
2 cup buttermilk
1/2 cup olive oil
salt & pepper, to taste

Combine herbs, mayonnaise and buttermilk in blender; blend until smooth. Slowly add in olive oil while blender is on and season to taste with salt and pepper.



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