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Wednesday
Aug022017

Mill City Cooks: Fennel Basil Pasta Salad and Whipped Feta & Harissa Crostini

Jill Holter of Lakewinds Food Co-op was the guest chef for the July 29 Mill City Cooks demo. She prepared two recipes - Fennel Basil Pasta Salad and Whipped Feta & Harissa Crostini.

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

For the Fennel Basil Pasta Salad, Jill used noodles from Dumpling & Strand, zucchini, sweet corn, green onions, basil, cherry tomatoes, GYST fermented fennel, olive oil, white wine vinegar, and salt and pepper to taste.

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

Jill cooked the pasta first. While the pasta cooled, she grilled the zucchini, onions and corn. 

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

After grilling, the veggies were chopped and tossed with the noodles, along with the basil, cherry tomatoes, fermented fennel and olive oil.

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

For the Whipped Feta & Harissa Crostini, Jill used bread from Salty Tart, feta from Singing Hills Goat Dairy, Greek yogurt, Caldo Foods harissa, lemon juice, GYST Golden Beet Pickles and green onion for garnish.

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

The beets are diced for garnish.

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

Jill used a whisk to mix together the feta, yogurt, harissa and lemon juice.

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

Jill presented the completed recipes on dishes from Joanna Buyert of Fringe & Fettle Ceramics.

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

Recipes prepared at Mill City Cooks demos can be found online.

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

July 29, 2017 Mill City Farmers Market

Thank you to Lakewinds Food Co-op for sponsoring the 2017 Mill City Cooks series, and providing fun activities for the little ones!

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