Monthly archive March, 2011
Baked Potato Quesadillas

Baked Potato Quesadillas

This recipe is a great way to make use of many garden grown items! Baked Potato & Mushroom Quesadillas and Tomato Chile Sauce with Fresh Tomato & Avocado Salsa A recipe with a long name and LOTS of taste was submitted by Angela in Holly Springs, North Carolina for the third place spot in the...
Berry Pecan Salad

Berry Pecan Salad

I added chicken to this delicious recipe to make a meal out of it! Berry Pecan Salad with Red Berry Vinaigrette Erin Dalton of East Stone Gap, Virginia was the contestant who claimed the Second Place spot in the Fruits Category. Her Berry Pecan Salad was so refreshing, it seemed like the perfect recipe to...
Springtime Asparagus Pizza

Springtime Asparagus Pizza

A healthy way to serve up a family favorite! Springtime Asparagus Pizza Our second place winner in the Vegetables Category submits her recipe from Columbia, South Carolina. She is currently waiting for her asparagus crowns to mature so that she can begin to harvest them out of her own garden! Perhaps you could do the...
Strawberry Soup Recipe

Strawberry Soup Recipe

Not only wonderful for the taste buds, but quite pretty to look at, too! Lip-Smacking Strawberry Soup I’m excited to tell you about the 2nd place winner in our Fruits Category. This recipe was submitted by Kenneth of Washington, D.C. An avid strawberry grower, he says he would love to grow them all for this...
Spring Harvest Bruschetta Recipe

Spring Harvest Bruschetta Recipe

Spring Harvest Bruschetta The first place entry in our Vegetables Category comes to us from Elinor in Fiskdale, Massachusetts. She says that we couldn’t have chosen a more enthusiastic family for growing their own produce. Her husband recently built eight new raised beds in addition to their large backyard garden for this year’s growing season!...
Orange-Glazed Fresh Raspberry Muffins

Orange-Glazed Fresh Raspberry Muffins

Orange-Glazed Fresh Raspberry Muffins The first place winner of the Fruit Category in the 2011 Homegrown Recipe Contest enters from Palm Beach, Florida. Lisa is an avid Strawberry grower and is looking forward to trying her hand at cultivating raspberries this year in her garden. The head of the Holland Bulb Farms Technical Support Department...
Recipe Contest Winners

Recipe Contest Winners

And the Winners are… Our first Annual Homegrown Recipe Contest was truly a success! I want to express my sincere appreciation for each and every one of our 2011 Homegrown Recipe Contest participants. All of your submissions were wonderful and it was incredibly difficult for us to choose just three winners in each category! However,...
Recipe Contest

Recipe Contest

2011 Homegrown Recipe Contest Update First of all, a huge THANK YOU to everyone who entered the 2011 Homegrown Recipe Contest! Due to the OVERWHELMING response of numerous recipes I received, we are going to be announcing a winner next Friday, March 11th instead of this Friday as originally thought. Since the best way to...