Porthole Peach Whiskey Smash

Here is Ruth’s Porthole Peach Whiskey Smash recipe submission, one of our Recipe Contest winners!

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Creamy Eggplant Ragu

This recipe for a classic eggplant and pasta dish was submitted by Locavorious member Ashley. It can be made quickly . . . → Read More

Fava Bean and Sweet Corn Salad with Roasted Garlic Vinaigrette

Early summer vegetables meet frozen sweet corn! This recipe worked perfectly with the Tantre Farm share last week, combining garlic, . . . → Read More

Warm Peach Salad with Corn and Feta

This easy recipe mixes two of Michigan’s best summertime flavors in a colorful salad that brings the taste of summer . . . → Read More

Chocolate strawberry shortcakes

Locavorious strawberries and chocolate winterize a summer classic to make a great Valentine’s Day dessert! Check out this lovely recipe . . . → Read More

Creamy pasta with smoked salmon and sweet peas

With the weather this cold, I want to cook and eat warm, comfy food. You know, food that makes you . . . → Read More

Blueberry applesauce

Fun for U of M football fans on fall Saturdays, and fun for kids of all ages anytime – blueberry . . . → Read More

Sweet corn ravioli

Last summer’s Live Love Local celebration from the Greening of Detroit, held at Detroit’s Eastern Market, was nothing short of . . . → Read More

Cauliflower Salad with Green Olives and Capers

This recipe was a hit a potluck Seder I attended last month, so much so that I can’t wait to . . . → Read More

Vegetable soup au pistou

Here it is the end of April, and I’m still making soup. I live in Michigan. The calendar says spring, . . . → Read More

Broccoli and goat cheese galette

Broccoli “galette” sounds like it would taste better than broccoli cheese pie, and I have to say, it did! . . . → Read More

Tart cherry apple pie

So this year I’m not going to miss it! I’ve put a pop-up reminder on my Google calendar, I wrote . . . → Read More

Red pepper bisque

This recipe comes from Curtis Wooten and Julian Turner of Avalon International Breads in Detroit. I came upon this lovely . . . → Read More

Roasted red pepper dip

Ready to health-up the football-game-watching-snacking and have no one notice? Try this dip!

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This simple yet delicious recipe comes from an old tattered copy of a page from The Rancho de Chimayó cookbook, . . . → Read More

Summer squash and sweet corn soup

The cool nights and warm days of early autumn have arrived, so I’m ready for some soup! This recipe works . . . → Read More

Cherry-Cornmeal Upside-Down Cake

This recipe came recommended to me a couple years ago from loyal Locavorious member Julie W. Julie found it in . . . → Read More

Black Bean Pumpkin Soup

This black bean pumpkin soup is a perfect hearty soup for fall. A big thank you to member Clara who . . . → Read More

Peach strawberry smoothies

Here is a tasty, easily adapted, dairy-free way to cool off and enjoy some fresh (or frozen) local fruit! Andrea . . . → Read More

Sweet corn and barley salad

This salad is one of my new year-round favorites, since it tastes wonderful whether you use frozen or fresh local . . . → Read More

Cream of Tomato Soup

Tastes like summer, but perfect for a winter day’s lunch! Do you love the fresh tomatoes of summer, but are . . . → Read More

Brownies with Vanilla Raspberry Sauce

Here’s a *fast* Valentine dessert, as in IT’S-AFTER-4pm-ALREADY and I, for one, have not yet hatched a sufficiently chocolate-laden-high-calorie declaration . . . → Read More

Moroccan carrot and butternut stew

This warm winter has resulted in something I truly appreciate – local organic carrots! Who doesn’t love carrots? As a . . . → Read More

Farmers Market Vegetable Tian

Tian is a French word that describes a shallow earthenware dish as well as the food it contains. Originating in . . . → Read More

Blueberry Coffee Cake

I had the Locavorious kitchen team over for a local foods brunch to celebrate their hard work and the . . . → Read More