Featured Video: Asian Green Beans

There's no substitute for the taste and texture of fresh green beans! Don't ruin them by cooking them too much. Beans should never be cooked until mushy. They should retain some crispness.

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Wild Leek Cucumber Soup

This soup actually uses wild leeks, known as ramps, but you can substitute regular leeks as well.

Vanilla Whipped Cream

Whipped cream can be flavored with vanilla or else try coffee, chocolate, orange zest or liqueur.

Pan-roasted Corn Relish

Try this as a side dish using your extra fresh, locally grown corn.