In the kitchen

Elsewhere Pesto

1 5″x 5″ flat of Elsewhere Farm Sunflower Shoots cut, rinsed, and patted dry.

1/2 cup of sunflower seeds

1 clove of garlic

1/2 cup of Parmesan cheese, chopped or grated

1 tablespoon lemon juice

Add all the ingredients to the bowl of a food processor. While processing, stream in olive oil until creamy.  Add salt and pepper to taste. Toss with cooked pasta and fresh cucumber slices. Top with shaved Parmesan if desired.

This is also delicious as a vegetable dip or sandwich spread

BPT – Bacon, Pea Shoots, and Tomato

Update the classic sandwich and make it more nutritious as a bonus!

Click through below to see some great ways to use Elsewhere Farm Microgreens