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Recipe of the Week: Smashed Persian Cucumbers with Frog Hollow Brooks and Rainier Cherries, Fried Halloumi Cheese and Sorrel

Smashed Persian Cucumbers with Frog Hollow Brooks and Rainier Cherries, Fried Halloumi Cheese and Sorrel If you can’t find sorrel, feel free to use, cilantro, basil, tarragon, chives or mint. They all would work well in this dish. Ingredients: 4

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Fruit of the Week: May 29, 2017

This week’s fruit: Rainier Cherries Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA A well-known variety, the Rainier is the only white cherry we grow. Plump, delicious and with an extremely sweet creamy flesh, they’re best eaten out of hand. Their distinctive flavor

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Fruit & News of the Week: May 22, 2017

This week’s fruit: Brooks Cherries Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA Brooks Cherries are the total package. Beautiful deep red color, perfect tart/sweet balance & great texture! Rainier Cherries Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA A well-known variety, the Rainier is the

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Week of June 12th 2011

CSA Box filled with two cherry clamshells and an assortment of peaches and apricots.

So…rain destroyed 95% of our apricot crop during the bloom period! Bad enough, right?

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Week of June 5th 2011

CSA Box with clamshells full of Bing and Rainier cherries.

First it was a warm rain on our apricot blossoms. Now, it’s an amazingly unseasonable rain on our ripening cherry crop!

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