May Seasonal Produce Guide • theVintageMixer.com #eatseasonal

May Seasonal Produce Guide

Written by Becky

There’s so much hope and new life in Spring which is exactly what I need, I don’t know about you?!  Our son’s recovery from surgery has been up and down and we’re ready for some consistent relief and normalcy in our world.  And rhubarb, and peas… lots and lots of fresh spring flavors. These tastes are reminders of hope and health for me this month.  Hope your month is filled with fresh foods and thoughts!

Here are my go to Spring Recipes with Seasonal Produce:

Artichokes

Spinach Artichoke Pasta

Spinach Artichoke Pizza

Kale Artichoke Dip with Greek Yogurt 

White Bean Artichoke Rosemary Dip

Stuffed Artichokes with Thai Shrimp Salad by Foodie Crush

Quinoa Stuffed Artichokes by Simple Bites

Arugula

Grilled Cheese with Arugula and Sun Dried Cherries

Lamb Gyros with Arugula 

Watermelon Wedge Salad with Arugula

Arugula Salas with Blackberries and Chèvre by Cafe Johnsonia

Arugula Pesto Pasta with Ricotta by Completely Delicious

Chicken Asparagus Gratin

Asparagus

Asparagus Goat Cheese Sauce over Gnocchi

Asparagus and Sun Dried Cherry Risotto

Chicken and Asparagus Gratin

Quinoa with Asparagus and a Fried Egg

Spring Panzanella Salad with Asparagus and Peas by Two Peas and Their Pod

Roasted Asparagus with Pistachio Mint Pesto by Floating Kitchen

Quick Pickled Asparagus by Project Domestication

Broccoli

Roasted Broccoli Stuffed Shells

Slow Cooker Cheesy Broccoli and Chicken with 3 Grains

Healthy Broccoli Salad (pictured above)

Cheesy Baked Quinoa with Chicken and Veggies

Cauliflower

Cauliflower Pizza Crust

Cauliflower Fried Rice

Cauliflower Couscous Greek Salad

Quinoa Crusted Cauliflower Steaks

French Cream of Cauliflower Soup

Fava Bean Risotto

Fava Beans

Fava Bean and Fennel Risotto

Fava Bean and Asparagus Orzo Pasta Salad

Greens, Kale & Spinach

Kale Caesar Salad

Kale and Coconut Chicken Salad

Turkey Chili with Kale

Sweet Potato, Spinach and Quinoa Soup

Wheat Berry Salad with Bacon and Spinach

Herbs

Tzatziki Yogurt Chicken Salad with Fresh Herbs 

Blueberry Mint Gin Cocktail 

Tomato Basil Chicken Quinoa

Cauliflower Couscous Greek Salad with Parsley, Mint, and Basil 

Thai Basil Pesto Pasta

Avocado and Basil Picnic Sandwiches

Sweet Potato Mushroom Hash with Quinoa

Mushrooms

Sweet Potato and Mushroom Hash

Biscuit Topped Chicken Pot Pie with Asparagus Mushrooms and Leeks by Cafe Johnsonia

Roasted Mushroom Beef Stroganoff by Foodie Crush

Creamy Goat Cheese Pasta with Spinach and Mushrooms by Two Peas and Their Pod

Creamy Mushroom Chestnut Bisque by Floating Kitchen

Mushroom Ragu with Cheesy Polenta by Completely Delicious

Barley Risotto with Mushrooms and Spinach by Well Plated

Peas

Cauliflower Fried Rice with Fresh Peas

Spring Vegetables and Dumplings

Green Pea Salad with Bacon and Almonds by Well Plated

Baked Spring Vegetable Risotto with Peas by Floating Kitchen

Radishes

Easy Sautéed Spring Vegetables

Strawberry Pickled Radishes

Radishes with Vegan Coconut Butter by Cafe Johnsonia

Spring Ramp Radish and Spinach Soup by Simple Bites

Carrot Radish and Claytonia Salad by Project Domestication

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Rhubarb

Strawberry Rhubarb Coconut Crisp (gluten free)

Rhubarb Coffee Cake

Strawberry Rhubarb Skillet Pie (gluten free) and/or Strawberry Rhubarb Pie with Gingersnap Crust

Baked Strawberry Rhubarb French Toast

Scallions & Scapes

Garlic Scape and Almond Pesto

Chicken Curry with Cashews, Cauliflower and Scallions

Quinoa with Asparagus and Scallions

Cauliflower Fried Rice with Scallions

Sprouts and Watercress

Avocado Picnic Sandwiches with Goat Cheese and Sprouts

 Israeli Couscous with Pesto, Peas and Watercress

Here’s the phone image for the month and stay tuned for more seasonal recipes coming to you next Monday!

May Seasonal Produce Guide • theVintageMixer.com #eatseasonal

Comments (5)

  1. Hi Becky, thanks for the update! Where do you typically buy fava beans? I’ve been craving for them but couldn’t find the anywhere. I’ve tried Harmon’s and Whole Foods.

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