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Purple Nightmare Marijuana Strain Pictures

I’m not sure how this strain got it’s name, because when I have nightmares I don’t have beautiful purple nugs in them! My nightmares are usually filled with feds and a lack of purple bud 🙂

  • Last Modified: September 6, 2012
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Spring Greens

Nothing beats a crisp salad on a warm spring day. Add variety to your favorite mix of ingredients with some fresh spring greens. Choose from organic or locally grown hydroponic lettuce and leafy greens like kale, spinach, arugula, romaine, butter lettuce, or a spring mix. You’ll find all the following tasty choices lining our greens wall:

Olivia’s Organics
Chelsea, MA
Based in Chelsea, MA, Olivia’s Organics carefully selects organic farms around the United States to grow their greens in regions with the best growing conditions for each season. Olivia’s farmers commit to their Organic Pledge which means all products have been Non-GMO Verified and are never subjected to ionizing radiation.

Farmers use renewable resources and natural methods to increase the fertility of the soil, such as crop-rotation, high quality compost and natural minerals.

Select from Spring Mix, Baby Spinach, Baby Kale, and more.

Little Leaf Lettuce
Devens, MA
Little Leaf Farms in Devens, MA, grows baby greens hydroponically in a 3-acre greenhouse, with sustainability built in at the design level – from the use of renewable energy to power growing lights to their rainwater collection and reuse systems. The greens are grown in 100% captured rainwater with an advanced fertilization and irrigation system that uses up to 90% less water than field-grown greens.

Their natural gas-powered heating system operates with over 95% efficiency. It both heats their greenhouse and captures CO2 to use within their growing system.

The non-GMO greens never come in contact with chlorine-based cleaners or chemical washing agents.

Try the Spring Mix, with a blend of red leaf, green leaf, and blond leaf, lettuces, and arugula, the Red & Green Leaf Mix or the Baby Crispy Green Leaf.

FreshBox Farms
Millis, MA
FreshBox Farms’ greens — grown exclusively in indoor hydroponic farms — often comes to Brothers the same day it was harvested! It’s grown in Millis, MA, just down the street from our Medfield location. These greens are grown purely, without ever using any chemicals. Their crops are never genetically modified, and are verified by the Non-GMO Project.

Grown in climate-controlled, clean, indoor environments, these greens grow in just the right temperature, humidity and lighting, using 99% less water than field farming.

FreshBox use an indoor growing system to grow vertically on shelves, meaning they use a much smaller footprint than farmland. Each of their 320-square-foot hydroponic enclosures operates on its own as a fully sustainable farm, with its environment carefully managed through mechanical and digital controls.

Their non-GMO seedlings are grown in a clean growing environment with auto-regulated, filtered water and carefully craft nutrient blends for each type of plant. They designed their own lights customized to each plant as well. And then all plants are harvested using a proprietary system.

Select from the Fresh & Tender Spring Mix, the Fresh & Hearty 50/50 Blend and more.

H2O Farm Lettuce
Guilford, CT
Available in our Medfield and Weston stores, the leafy greens from H2O Farm are grown in a state-of-the-art automated hydroponic greenhouse.

Their produce is all grown in a closed greenhouse, and is never washed with chlorine and other harmful chemicals. Actually, these greens are never washed at all. With hydroponic greens, there is no need for washing!

Try the Butterhead and Romaine.

Once you’ve selected fresh, leafy greens, read up on how to create a hearty spring salad!

Brothers Marketplace Item Round-Up

Did you know we have our own exclusive offerings with items that range from baking mixes and spices to charcuterie and cheese? All of our Brothers Marketplace products are prepared how you would make them, if you had the time.

Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Aged Balsamic Vinegar: Imported straight from Italy, our EVOO is smooth with a fruit flavor and a slight peppery finish. Also imported from Italy, our certified organic Balsamic Vinegar of Modena is aged 3 years in oak, cherry and walnut barrels.

Dipping Oils: Pure olive oil infused with our blend of fresh herbs and spices for delicious and versatile oils packed with flavor. Produced locally and hand crafted in small batches exclusively for Brothers Marketplace. Try these flavorful infused oils as a dip for your favorite baguette or foccacia, or drizzle over crisp greens, toss with pasta, and as a marinade. Available in Herbs de Provence, Italian Herb, Moroccan, and Garlic Parmesan with more flavors on the way.

Pastas: Made with only two ingredients (100% Durum Wheat Semolina and Water), using a bronze die cut and slowly dried at low temperature to ensure taste, texture and flavor. Available in Rigatoni, Torcetti, Penne, and Fusilli.

Beans and Grains: Packed locally, these new additions to our shelves add plant-based nutrients and new flavors to your home cooking. Available in nearly 20 varieties, our all-natural beans, grains, and rice will become a kitchen staple.

Crackers: Made from traditional stone ground wheat, our Stoned Wheat crackers are a simple crunchy and toasty canvas. For more delicate cheeses or pate, Brothers Olive Oil and Sea Salt crackers are a traditional water cracker, light in texture and crisp in taste – playing the best supporting role for your favorite topping stars! Our crackers are also non-GMO verified, certified Vegan, and Kosher Pareve, handcrafted locally in small batches.

New England Charcuterie: We’re lucky to have a neighbor in Waltham who sources beef and pork from top quality farms and handcrafts unparalleled charcuterie. Naturally, we chose that partner – New England Charcuterie – to make salami, soppressata, pepperoni and more to our high Brothers Marketplace standards. A delicious marriage of traditional recipes, old world culinary skills, and state-of-the-art production.

Cheeses: Our Brothers Marketplace cheeses are handcrafted locally in small batches with no antibiotics or growth hormones. Enjoy our 18 Month Reserve Cheddar or Colby Jack Cheese on a burger or panini, as part of a cheese board, with wine, and grated over chili and nachos.

Spices and Dry Rubs: Blended locally, our rubs and spices are not only wonderful for dry marinating meats, but are also delicious on your grilled vegetables. Add mouthwatering flavor to your home cooking using our 20 new varieties bursting with global inspiration. Bring the tastes of the Middle East, North Africa or Asia to a weeknight dinner. Read more about our dry rubs and spices here.

Everything Bagel Bonanza: The newest addition to our locally blended seasonings, our Everything Bagel Bonanza is the topping you need in your life. Sprinkle on your bagel, english muffin, or toast or get creative and top your burger, salad, and veggies. And, if you’re feeling inspired, bake your own everything bagels from scratch!

Baking Mixes: The right ingredients become irresistible creations, and we’ve carefully selected the best ones for our mixes. Made using top quality flours, sugar, and spices that are free from artificial colors and preservatives, our locally produced baking mixes are made with clean ingredients and are a great way to finish off any celebration. Try one or all of our mixes: Lemon Squares, Banana Bread, Molten Lava Cake, Pecan Maple Shortbread, Chocolate Chunk Brownies, and White Chocolate Coconut Brownies.

Pancake and Waffle Mix: Our Pancake & Waffle mix is produced locally using only top quality milled wheat and malt flours free from artificial colors and preservatives. Just add eggs, milk, and a bit of butter for your griddle and breakfast is served!

Fudge: Made using our own secret recipe, Brothers Marketplace fudge is a delicious and decadent treat you can enjoy any time. Available in classic flavors like chocolate, chocolate walnut, cookies & cream, and peanut butter or mouthwatering seasonal flavors like raspberry lemonade and s’mores.

Chocolate Covered Items: Pretzels, graham crackers, cookies and more covered in milk or dark chocolate for an on-the-go delight.

Coming this Summer, keep an eye out for our own ice cream, apple sauce, pizza and pasta sauces, and honey, all made using great care and quality you have come to expect from our items.

Fun Spring Finds From Our Grocery Shelves

Our grocery shelves are filled with many everyday essentials and fun new items you may not have tried before. Here are a few of our top picks:

By now you have surely heard us talk about our Brothers Marketplace beans and grains, baking mixes and rubs and spice. In case you haven’t, we offer locally packed, all-natural beans, grains and rice that will add plant based nutrients to any meal whether you enjoy them on their own as a warm side or cooled and served over a salad.

Our locally produced baking mixes are made with clean ingredients, free of artificial flavors, colors and preservatives and are a great way to finish off any Spring celebration. Then, spice up your home cooking with mouthwatering flavor using our locally blended Brothers Marketplace Spices and Dry Rubs, but even more exciting is our new everything bagel seasoning called Everything Bagel Bonanza!

Add some sweetness to any Spring occasion, or a regular weeknight, with treats that will satisfy both kids and adults. Hand spun locally in Mashpee, MA, Spincloud Cotton Candy is made using Organic Cane Sugar, Organic Flavoring & Natural Colors to make this uniquely sweet gluten-free, nut-free, vegan, guilt-free treat.

Also hand-made, the Konery in Brooklyn, NY, takes an artisan approach to waffle cones. Their cones are hand-rolled and naturally free of dairy, additives and preservatives.

For something more decadent, try our fudge, made using our own recipe, in classic flavors like chocolate, chocolate walnut, cookies & cream, and peanut butter or mouthwatering seasonal flavors like raspberry lemonade and s’mores.

Coming Sunday, all Brothers Marketplace stores will carry Roche Bros. brand specialty eggs. Find USDA Certified Organic Large Eggs, Roche Bros. Cage Free Large Eggs, and Free Range Large Eggs.

Also coming this Summer, keep an eye out for our own ice cream, apple sauce, pizza and pasta sauces, and honey, all made using great care and quality you have come to expect from our items.

Ways To Top Your Burger

Grilling season is here and we’re ready to inspire you to make your burger something new! Whether you prefer a classic ground beef patty or plant-based options, you’ll find just the right thing in-store.

The Burger

The patty is the most important ingredient and what will give your meal substance. Our Butcher Shop offers Niman Ranch pub burgers, blended in-house with 85% lean ground beef, available plain and in mouthwatering flavors such as Cracked Pepper, Bacon & Cheddar, and Mushroom & Swiss. For a local option, pick up all-natural and non-GMO project verified Boyden Farms ground beef raised in Vermont and season using our Brothers Marketplace Spices. Both offerings are sourced from cattle raised humanely on family farms free from antibiotics and added hormones.

For meatless alternatives, the hottest new option on the market is the Beyond Burger from Beyond Meat, a plant-based burger that looks and cooks similar to a beef burger without gluten, soy or GMOs. Long a stalwart in the plant-based category, MorningStar Farms offers vegan and veggie burgers containing seeds and grains. Or fresh from the farm, try a portobello mushroom cap in place of your burger patty. Simply brush the mushroom caps with olive oil and season with salt and pepper to taste. Grill mushrooms for 3 – 4 minutes per side, or until tender.

Remember to add the cheese! Try our new Brothers Marketplace Colby Jack or Cheddar melted over your burger for a savory and satisfying bite.

The Toppings

From lettuce and onions to cheese and mayonnaise, the ways to customize a burger are endless. Pick up some Little Leaf Farms lettuce grown locally in Devens, MA with fresh tomatoes and vidalia onions. Up your flavor game with by caramelizing the onions! Warm olive oil in a pan over medium heat. Once sizzling add the onions and cook stirring occasionally for approximately 30 minutes until tender and golden brown. Add heft and nutrition by piling on grilled veggies – sliced eggplant, bell peppers, or zucchini are all flavorful options. For added creaminess, slice an avocado to top your burger or spread mayonnaise over the inside of your bun.

The Bun

The most popular choice is the classic burger bun. Our favorite trick is to spread butter on the inside of the bun and grill cut side down for 30 seconds to one minute. For a low-carb and gluten free option, try wrapping your burger in butter lettuce leaves, or use the grilled portobello mushroom caps mentioned above as buns for a hearty burger patty.

Treats For Mom

Show the Mothers in your life how much you appreciate everything they do. Here are just a few ways to treat mom:

Breakfast or Brunch

With Mother’s Day this Sunday, our thoughts are tuned to indulging Mom with food, flowers, and quality time. Skip the crowded restaurants with brunch at home, and show her you’ve learned a thing or two in the kitchen!

Start with a rejuvenating cup of morning coffee, hot or iced. Choose from locally-roasted Armeno’s (it’s what we serve in our own cafes), Peets Coffee from our grocery shelves, or a crisp local Mojo Cold Brew. For an easy to make, yet satisfying meal, top a fresh One Mighty Mill bagel made right in Lynn, MA with our own flavored cream cheese and Ducktrap Smoked Salmon from Maine.

Short on time? Bring home a quiche made by our Kitchen (shh, we won’t tell).

Fun to make and family-friendly, try your hand at some homemade chocolate-dipped strawberries for Mom! Pick up California Red Ripe Strawberries and creamy chocolate to melt and use for dipping. Pro-tip: add a little coconut oil to the chocolate to make it a breeze to work with.

If you enjoy baking, surprise Mom with some warm, freshly baked lemon squares or chocolate chunk brownies made with our Brothers Marketplace Baking Mixes. Produced locally using top quality flours, sugar, & spices that are free from artificial colors & preservatives, our baking mixes are crafted to give you easy to make, baked from scratch desserts that are hard to resist.

For something you can grab on the run, stop by our Bakery for Sweet Sense gluten-free cookies, brownies, cakes, and cupcakes or Bisousweet’s cookies and brownies made locally in Shirley, MA.

Nothing says Happy Mother’s Day like beautifully bright flower arrangements! Choose from dozens of hand selected bouquets pre-made by our floral designers, or ask our florist to design one just for Mom with all of her favorites. Consider lilacs or peonies for colorful seasonal choices. Potted plants will bring cheer to Mom’s home or office for months! Hydrangeas and orchids are great spring picks.

And if you’re shopping in Weston, remember to grab a bottle of bubbly for mimosas!

Happy Mother’s Day from all of us at Brothers Marketplace.

Hearty Spring Salads

Build a hearty salad that will satisfy your hunger with new flavors, extra crunch and protein-packed ingredients.

Here is our guide to making satisfying summer salads for lunch, dinner or a crowd:

The Greens

Start with a bowl full of fresh, crisp, leafy greens. From crunchy romaine and mesclun mix to baby arugula and kale, the options for greens in the produce department are many. Change up your usual salad with local, hydroponic greens from FreshBox Farms in Millis or Little Leaf Farms in Devens. Instead of — or in addition to — greens, use grains for your salad base. Consider quinoa, lentils or wild rice as choices. Our new Brothers Marketplace Beans & Grains are all-natural, packed locally, and add plant-based nutrients and new flavors to your home cooking.

Make It Colorful With Veggies

Vegetables add variety, flavor, and texture to a plain bowl of greens! Along with usual standbys such as cherry tomatoes, cucumbers and peppers, add sugar snap peas, corn, shaved Brussels sprouts or radishes, baby beets, or spring onions. Toss in fresh herbs for a hint of earthy flavor, such as thyme, basil or tarragon, or blend a mix of several.

A Hint of Sweetness

A little sweet addition goes a long way in a big, hearty salad. Berries, peaches, apples and pears all add natural fruit flavor to salads. Try dried cranberries, blueberries or figs for a quick and easy add-on. Caramelizing onions bring out their sweetness and matches well with all sorts of greens and cheeses.

Add A Little Crunch

Add texture and crunch with nuts and seeds. The menu of nut options is nearly endless: walnuts, pecans, almonds, pistachios and more. Toast lightly in a pan for deeper flavor. For seeds, consider hemp, pumpkin, sunflower, sesame or even pomegranate seeds for added sweetness.

Balance It Out

Balance out the many flavors in your hearty salad with something smooth and creamy. For veggies, roasted beets, squash or sweet potatoes. Mix in slices of avocado or a dollop of hummus for a smooth creaminess. Top it all of with a little cheese, from Narragansett Creamery’s Salty Sea Feta to our own homemade mozzarella to fresh, shaved Parmesan. Or if you’re looking for a dairy free cheese substitute sprinkle with nutritional yeast.

Top It Off With Proteins

Warm protein quickly turns a big salad into a complete meal. Select from grilled chicken, marinated steak tips, sautéed shrimp, pan-seared salmon and more. Add Brothers Marketplace’s own hand-crafted, artisanal charcuterie meats from New England Charcuterie in Waltham. Or keep it cool and vegetarian with beans, such as black beans, cannellini beans or chickpeas, or edamame for a protein boost.

Dress It Up

Making your own dressing is easier than you might think. For homemade balsamic vinaigrette, combine Brothers Marketplace aged balsamic vinegar and extra virgin olive oil, Dijon mustard, plus salt and pepper to taste. For homemade creamy tahini dressing, combine Brothers Marketplace extra virgin olive oil, tahini, lemon juice, Dijon mustard, local honey, plus salt and pepper to taste. Or make you own using our vinaigrette guide. And if you don’t have time to make your own, we have plenty of salad dressing options.

Prime Rib and Other Meats

In celebration of National Prime Rib Day – tomorrow! – make a special dinner with this well-loved cut of beef.

A prime rib roast, also known as a standing rib roast, is usually made up of between two and seven ribs. In the center of a prime rib, you’ll find a large “eye” of meat. The eye is especially juicy, tender and marbled with fat. The meat around it is also marbled and then has thick fat around it. It’s the high proportion of fat that makes prime rib melt in your mouth.

Season well with herbs, salt, and pepper and then grill or roast. Take care not to overcook the inside. Prime rib is typically served rare or medium rare.
For other days this season, get ready for grilling with all sorts of all-natural cuts of beef, from Niman Ranch and Boyden Beef.

Niman Ranch cattle are raised with care in the U.S. by small farmers committed to sustainable, humane practices and never given any antibiotics or hormones. Local beef from Vermont, Boyden Beef is sustainable beef, raised on a high-grass diet on organic pastures with no growth promoting antibiotics or hormones.

A flavorful, lean and juicy cut of steak, sirloin has no bones and little fat. It’s great for outdoor grilling. Spice it up with Brothers Marketplace Coffee Chili Pepper Rub or Kansas City Steak Rub. Or serve up sirloin tips, ready for your favorite marinade. Try local choices from Stonewall Kitchen, such as Maple Chipotle Grill Sauce.

Some cuts are good for serving up in slices. A flavorful, lean, boneless steak, flank steak is typically cut across the grain to increase its tenderness. Pan-fry or grill. Then slice and drizzle with chimichurri sauce or a spicy barbecue sauce before serving.

Known for its flavor, more than its tenderness, skirt steak is also served in slices. Add it to tacos or fajitas with salsa and guacamole!

For burgers, enjoy our Niman Ranch pub burgers, blended in-house with 85% lean ground beef. Select from seven flavors of full-size pub burgers and smaller sliders, including Cracked Pepper, Portabella mushroom & Swiss, Onion & Pepper, Cheddar, Sundried Tomato Basil, and Bacon & Cheddar.

Grill and serve with a make-your-own burger bar with all the fixins.

Make a special steak dinner with filet or rib eye. Also known as tenderloin, filet is an extremely tender cut of beef with a buttery texture. Season with salt and pepper and grill. Serve with caramelized onions and steak sauce.

With rich marbling and flavor, rib eye is known to be “beefy.” While you can grill it, be aware that the fat can lead to flare ups. So keep the tongs handy.
Enjoy National Prime Rib Day! And ask our meat associates to help you choose the right cut for your recipes.

Sweets & Flowers

A creamy, all-natural Vanilla Bean Cheesecake made with pure Madagascar vanilla beans and a crushed Amoretti cookie crust for your Easter dessert. Sweet, gooey coconut macaroons to finish off your Passover Seder. And a bright, colorful arrangement of spring flowers for your holiday centerpiece.

Visit Brothers Marketplace in Medfield, Weston and Waltham for the finishing touches you need for this weekend’s holiday gatherings.

Easter Desserts

Sweeten your Easter celebration with something traditional from our bakery, such as a Ricotta Pie, a Classic Tiramisu Torte or a platter of Lobster Tails, with crisp pastry filled with luscious cream. Add half moons to your dessert display, festively decorated for the holiday.

Pair a rich, decadent Chocolate Nightmare Cake with our store-made fresh, whipped cream, and serve it alongside a beautiful Fresh Fruit Tart, filled with a rainbow of cut fruit and berries, and also available in individual size.

Select from our own, slightly tart and creamy Key Lime Pie and your choice of scratch-baked, local pies from Delectable Desires Pastries in West Roxbury, Mass. In 2007, Carlene O’Garro founded the bakery in her home in Mattapan, making cake and pie for friends and family with a touch of her family’s Caribbean roots. Choose between 5” and 10” sizes in flavors such as Blueberry, Very Berry, and Caramel Apple.

Passover Sweets

Enjoy your Passover Seder and sweets throughout the 8-day holiday with unleavened treats from our bakery.

From cookies to brownies to linzer tarts, find a selection of Kosher for Passover treats from Molly’s in each store, such as:
Raspberry Roll: Yellow cake envelops a sweet raspberry filling to create a beautiful roll.
Rainbow Cookies: Kids and adults alike will enjoy these iconic, striped cookies covered in chocolate.
Coconut Macaroons: With sweet, shredded coconut, one of the most popular desserts for Passover – and beyond.
Brothers Marketplace is not a Kosher establishment.

Holiday Floral Arrangements

Welcome your guests with spring floral arrangements in bright, seasonal colors. Find arrangements ready-to-go in our floral departments, or we would be happy to help you create something custom in your own vase.

Fill clear vases with tulips in pink, purple, yellow and orange, or a mixture of them all. Take your decorated Easter eggs and place them in a basket, with a few bright yellow daffodils.

Pick up or arrange your own bouquet of cut flowers, including blue and white hydrangea, and pink and yellow ranunculus. And select from spring potted bulb plants, with Easter lilies, colorful tulips, fragrant hyacinth or bright daffodils.

We wish you a happy Easter and a happy Passover from all of us at Brothers Marketplace!

Holiday Celebrations

Get ready to celebrate Easter and Passover with mouthwatering meats to serve as your centerpiece entrée.

For Easter, whip up a glaze for a Niman Ranch Spiral Cut Ham. All Niman Ranch meats are antibiotic and hormone free, humanely and sustainably raised by small family farmers and ranchers. Go spicy with chipotle and orange, or sweet with brown sugar and honey. Serve your ham with our braised kale or au gratin potato towers and curried cauliflower.

Or, roast a boneless leg of lamb. Shepherd’s Pride lamb is antibiotic and hormone free, and raised in the US by family ranchers on natural grasses, herbs and flowers, topped off with nutrient-rich grain. All of this lamb can be traced to where it was raised and who handled it.

Marinate the leg of lamb overnight in a blend of Greek yogurt, fresh herbs, lemon and garlic. Add more fresh herbs and olive oil before roasting. Pair your lamb with roasted Brussels sprouts or a grilled vegetable medley, fresh from our kitchen.

Add to your Easter entrée options with a Brothers Lasagna, prepared with our store-made sweet Italian sausage, or Eggplant Parmesan, with fresh cut eggplant, hand-breaded and lightly fried, layered with provolone, mozzarella, and topped with Brothers signature marinara sauce. It’s a great vegetarian option!

Host a brunch for the holiday, featuring fresh spring salads and quiches, such as broccoli & cheese, spinach & tomato, ham & cheese, or Quiche Lorraine. Add fresh fruit skewers to the spread.

For your Passover seder, find a wide array of entrees from our kitchen, prepared how you would make them if you had the time.* Pair traditional, slow-roasted brisket, with an updated chicken dish, such as our secret recipe Mahogany Chicken with chopped figs and Craisins. Or order a complete Roast Brisket or Plainville Turkey Dinner in advance, complete with salad, Matzo Ball Soup, chopped liver, side dishes and dessert. Place your order by Monday, April 15th for pick-up on Friday, April 19th.

Whatever you are celebrating this spring, our associates are available to help you find what you need. Happy Easter and Happy Passover!

*Brothers Marketplace is not a kosher establishment.

Our New Beans and Grains

Make all-natural beans, rice, and grains part of your kitchen with new Brothers Marketplace Beans & Grains.

Packed locally, these new additions to our shelves add plant-based nutrients and new flavors to your home cooking.

Here is our primer on what’s available and some great ways to enjoy them:

Nutty, buttery Garbanzo Beans, also known as chick peas, become smooth, creamy hummus with lemon, olive oil, salt, garlic and tahini. Or roast them in the oven with spices for a high-nutrient snack.

Add silky Cannellini Beans to salads, soups, and stews, or turn them into a protein-packed dip for crackers or veggies.

One helpful tip: soaking beans overnight reduces the cooking time and disperses some of the compounds that can cause gas.

Split Peas, the dried, peeled, and split seeds of peas, are best known for the soup by the same name. A light, green Split Pea Soup with bacon crumbles makes a beautiful spring appetizer. You can also turn them into a variation on hummus or add them to salads and falafel.

Lentils come in all sorts of varieties and a wide array of colors. The most common variety, Brown Lentils bring an earthy, mild flavor. They take only 20-30 minutes to cook and hold their shape nicely in soups, curries, and other side dishes.

Petite French Lentils, also known as Puy lentils, are green in color and offer a robust, slightly peppery flavor. Ready in 25 minutes, they keep a firm texture that makes them ready for salads and other side dishes.

Black Lentils are protein packed and versatile. Spice them with cumin and add a dollop of yogurt and some fresh mint leaves for a Mediterranean–inspired side dish. Or braise them on the stove with chopped onions, carrots, celery and fresh thyme.

Sweet, nutty, Crimson Lentils fall in the mid-range for cooking time at around 30 minutes. They tend to get mushy when cooked, which makes them a great base for Indian dals – with flavors of red chili, coriander, cumin, turmeric and ginger – curry dishes, and Middle Eastern-style lentil soup.

If you prefer a blend, add the Autumn Lentil Blend in warm fall colors to soups, stews and sides. Mix them into a side dish with sweet potatoes and spinach.

In addition to nutrient-rich, nutty staples like short and long grain brown rice, try our Wild Rice Blend, as a side dish for fish or chicken. Add dried cranberries, pecans, and a blend of dried herbs.

With the same whole-grain benefits as brown rice, Himalayan Red Rice has a more complex, nuttier, earthy flavor. Enjoy it in salads and pilaf. Try it with thyme and mushrooms or tart cherries.

Chinese Black Rice is also known as Emperor’s Rice or forbidden rice. It was previously reserved only for the Chinese emperor due to its superior health benefits and high level of antioxidants, and therefore a “forbidden” food for everyone else. Add crunchy almonds and chopped onions to this rich, sweet rice and serve with seafood. Or use it as a base for a Thai salad with mangos and cilantro.

For creamy risottos of all sorts, select Arborio Rice, which releases starches when liquid is added slowly, for that rich risotto texture.

Other Grains
Quinoa is a complete, gluten-free protein that functions like a grain but is actually a seed. It takes less time to cook than many other grains, just 10 to 15 minutes. Rinse it before cooking to remove any bitterness.

Use it as a side dish for tacos, in stuffed peppers, or as a replacement for pasta in a salad.

In addition to the usual white variety, try Red Quinoa. Rich in taste, a little chewy and a bit nuttier, red quinoa works well in cold salads.

Fluffy, crunchy, Tricolor Quinoa is a blend of white, black and red quinoa, making for a bright side dish or base for a chicken or shrimp dish.

Also known as pearl couscous, Giant Israeli Couscous, is made from wheat flour. Toss with vinaigrette, feta, chopped cucumbers, and mint for a fresh salad. Turn it into a spicy main course with crushed red pepper, pan-seared chicken, and fresh herbs.

Fine Bulgur Wheat is made of hulled winter wheat berries that are then processed to remove some of the bran. Then they are steamed, dried, and finely cracked. It’s the base of Middle-Eastern tabbouleh, with chopped parsley, tomatoes, mint, and onion, and seasoned with olive oil, lemon juice, salt, and pepper. For a different variation, make it into a summer salad with zucchini, summer squash and basil.

Our grain selection also includes two types of Chia Seeds, white and black. A great source of heart-healthy omega-3s, chia seeds can be mixed with coconut milk for a creamy pudding — ready in time for tomorrow’s breakfast — added to muffins, or blended into smoothies.

Nachos & El Sapo

Juan Nachos and his trusty sidekick, El Sapo have dedicated their time and efforts to provide high-quality genetics in unique and rare crosses focusing on exotic flavor combinations. A Navy sub vet growing and breeding the best flowers he can to cope with PTSD and pain. Nachos has been growing for 20 years and making crosses for 10, originally for personal use and for sharing with friends and family. Due to overwhelming interest and a small following they could not contain, they decided to share their passion and offer their work to the public. Now, you too have a chance to grow the selections they’ve made at an affordable price!

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