It’s chicken season! We have so much fun with our chickens and are expecting new ones later this spring – wouldn’t you love to have us visit your school with our fun and fluffy friends?
Spring brings more classes at Source Kitchen, area schools and visits to Camp Fairs. We hope to see you around central Virginia soon!
Please join us!
Chef Ann Butler
Founder – Edible Education
Did you know there are male and female forms of asparagus? And generally, we are purchasing male asparagus – who knew? Whether it is green, white, male or female, asparagus is a fun, spring vegetable to eat – as it is proper protocol to actually eat with your fingers. Try this crazy easy recipe for your next asparagus side dish.
Sauteed Asparagus with Easy Hollandaise – serves 4
1 bunch of asparagus – prepare by bending the stalk and it will automatically break at tenderness part to discard the woody stalky portion
1 T. butter
6 egg yolks, 1 cup of melted butter, 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard, 2 Tablespoons of lemon juice, dash of hot sauce
In a large pan, add 1/2 cup of water and 1 tablespoon of butter and bring to low boil – add the asparagus stalks and cook until bright green – only 3 to 4 minutes. In a blender,combine 6 eggs yolks, 1 t. Dijon mustard, 2 T. lemon juice and whirl in blender a few seconds. Slowly add in to whirling blender – 1 cup of melted butter to form the sauce ( emulsion 101). Keep the blender in a hot water bath and pour on asparagus just before serving – Yum!
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