The long, hot, slow days of summer are gone which means the second part of the growing season is just getting started here in Arizona. As families settle back into a school year schedule, farmers and ranchers are producing a whole new crop of fresh Arizona-grown products. Take pride in all that Arizona has to offer and ask for locally grown produce, meat, and dairy products wherever you shop. Here are some fabulous ways to make use of the fabulously fresh fall bounty available at your farmers’ market and grocery store.
- Smoked Sausage and Black Eyed Peas
- Grilled Shrimp Salad with Black Eyed Peas and Citrus Chile Vinaigrette
- Pasta with Zucchini, Zucchini Blossoms, and Caramelized Onions
- Fried Cheese Stuffed Zucchini Blossoms