INGREDIENTS ½ cup olive oil8 garlic cloves, thinly sliced3 lb fresh Manila clams or small littleneck clams, scrubbed6 Tbsp chopped fresh parsley, divided½ cup dry white wine¼ cup lemon juice 1 lb fettuccineSalt and pepper Preparation: Serves 4Heat oil in a large pot over medium-high heat. Add sliced garlic and...
Fettuccine with Fresh Clams
This healthy herb patch is under close surveillance here by Pippin, disguised as a furry Siamese house cat. Thanks to Sandy for sharing this image, and we wish you many more years of intruder-free indoor gardening. Post your photos for all to see at www.facebook.com/aerogarden. Just about every week we...
How to save tomato seeds
Every year, while I'm enjoying my best and most delicious garden tomatoes, I save the best seed for planting the following year. I've enjoyed amazing tomatoes, handed down and passed around, year after year. No matter the source, if I have a good tomato, I save a seed or two...
Rice Salad with Eggplant & Peppers
INGREDIENTS 2 lb eggplant, peeled, cut into ½-inch cubesSalt and pepper¼ cup olive oil 3 medium bell peppers (green, red, yellow, orange or a mix), seeded and diced3 garlic cloves, minced2 Tbsp chopped fresh parsley6 cups cooked rice Preparation: Serves 6Sprinkle the eggplant with salt and place in a colander...
Gigantic Pepper Plant
Wow! That really is a huge pepper plant. Congratulations to Tammie -- good job -- and thank you for sharing the pic. Did you know that silver AeroGardens always seem to grow peppers better? Just kidding, you can get excellent pepper growth from any AeroGarden model! To share a photo...
Floral Ice Cubes
Freeze edible flowers with water in ice cubes in ice cube trays, add to a pitcher of chilled tea just before serving, or make a mold by freezing flowers with mint leaves in a metal ring mold and add to a punch bowl. The following AeroGarden flowers are edible:• Lavender• ...
Cod with Lemon-Parsley Sauce
INGREDIENTS 8 garlic cloves, crushed½ cup olive oil1 cup dry breadcrumbs¼ cup chopped fresh parsley, divided2 Tbsp plus 2 tsp fresh thyme leaves, divided1 tsp crushed red pepper, divided6 (1-inch-thick) fresh cod filletsSalt3 Tbsp lemon juice Preparation: Serves 6Stir crushed garlic cloves into the olive oil in a small glass...
Prune Cherry Tomato Plant Early to Strengthen Stem
This photo shows how your Cherry Tomato plant should look after it has had its first pruning. Pruning plants strengthens the main stem and helps the plant branch out (rather than grow straight up). A strong plant with many branches will be able to bear the weight of many tomatoes...
Apricot Glazed Chicken with Dried Figs & Sage
INGREDIENTS 2 whole chickens, cut into pieces, skin on1 (12-oz) jar apricot preserves4 Tbsp balsamic vinegar12 to 15 medium dried figs, chopped2 tsp salt1 tsp pepper10 garlic cloves, chopped20 to 30 fresh sage leaves, chopped Preparation Serves 10Preheat oven to 400°F. Trim and discard any extra fat from the chicken...
Coleus is Catching On
Thanks to Beth for posting this beautiful shot of the Coleus she rooted from cuttings in the AeroGarden. Colorful and easy! Look for a Coleus kit from AeroGrow later this summer! To share a photo from your AeroGarden post it on our facebook page at www.facebook.com/aerogarden.