Minted Fresh Peas

Clap of hands. Is there anything that screams spring more than these lightly buttered peas with a wee bit of cooling mint on top? We think not.

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  • 10 M
  • 15 M
  • 2

Asparagus Tart

If spring had a taste, we dare say it’d be this simple yet sophisticated tart with its cheese custard, shatteringly crisp phyllo crust, and row after row of spring spears.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H
  • 2

Spring Lamb with Rosemary

The perfect dish to usher in warm weather. Nothing but rosemary, garlic, salt, pepper, and a tour of duty in the oven.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
  • 4

Artichoke Halves Stuffed with Beef

These little jewels are stuffed with ground meat, layered into a skillet, and seared. Then artichokes are simmered in a tart tomato sauce until tender. Restraint, please.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0

Roasted Asparagus with Bay Leaves and Crispy Capers

For this radically simple recipe, stalks of spring-green asparagus, bay leaves, and capers are tossed in olive oil and blasted in the oven. Gotta love it.

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  • 5 M
  • 15 M
  • 0

Steamed Veggies in Parchment Parcels

A savvy, sophisticated, eat-your-veggies strategy that works its stealthy charms on kids and adults alike. You’re welcome.

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  • 10 M
  • 25 M
  • 14

Baked Asparagus with Parmesan and Balsamic Vinegar

These spring spears, buried beneath a behemoth of Parmesan, make converts of even the most reticent veggie eaters.

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  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 9

Sunchokes

Sunchokes, alias Jerusalem artichokes, stumped our intrepid Greenmarket Girl, Renee, until she consulted the Sunchoke Deity, Jonathan Gold.

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  • 10 M
  • 50 M
  • 12

Fava Bean Puree

Few things say spring like the brilliant green of a fava bean. Here, a little help on how to harness these harbingers of warm weather.

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  • 30 M
  • 45 M
  • 0

Asparagus and Pecorino Salad

The asparagus in this salad is sublimely sweet and is beautifully balanced by salty pecorino and tart zinginess of lemon.

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  • 20 M
  • 20 M
  • 1

Pea Shoots

An ardent pea shoot aficionado divulges her favorite bling come spring–a simple, sprightly salad that flaunts the sweeter side of these cute, curly shoots.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4

Roasted Radishes

Roasting these rotund little roots turns them docile as anything dug out of the ground can be.

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  • 5 M
  • 35 M
  • 4

Radishes with Butter Dressing

A riff on that old standby of a bunch of radishes, a crock of butter, and a pinch of salt, this nifty little number comes together easily and impressively.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 3

Rhubarb and Pistachios over Thick Yogurt

This flamboyantly neon concoction pairs tart rhubarb with rich Greek-style yogurt and nutty pistachios. Indulge at breakfast or dessert.

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 7
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