Ian shared this photo of his tomato plants that have grown 15 feet in his AeroGarden, No, we don't have a 15 foot lamp arm - he removed his hood to give the plants some room. Remarkable! Be sure to post your photos on www.facebook.com/aerogarden to have a chance to win...
One for Guinness
Basil Lemonade (and Basil Lemontini)
Basil Lemonade Pick ½ cup of basil. Can be Genovese, mixed, lemon basil, globe basil, etc. Add 3 tablespoons sugar Crush basil and sugar together with a muddler or wooden spoon. Mix well for 2 to 3 minutes Add 4 cups water Add ½ cup of lemon juice (fresh squeezed...
Mint Simple Syrup -- Best Mojitos!
Mint Simple Syrup Pick 1 cup mint leaves and chop Add 1 cup sugar and muddle for 1-2 mintues with a muddler or wooden spoon Combine mint/sugar mix with 1 cup water and heat in medium sauce pan Bring syrup to a boil. Lower heat and simmer for 1-2 minutes. Remove from heat...
INGREDIENTS 4 bacon slices, cut into 1-inch pieces 1 medium onion, chopped 2 celery stalks, cut into ½-inch slices 1 lb red potatoes, cut into 1-inch cubes 1 tsp salt ¼ tsp pepper ½ cup dry white wine ½ cup vegetable broth 2 cups whole milk 1 lb salmon fillet...
Contemporary kitchen design
Rae shared this photo of her remodeled kitchen that created space for three AeroGardens and shows them off quite nicely. Remember, any time you remodel, it's a chance to make room for more!
Chicken Soup with Asparagus, Peas & Dill
INGREDIENTS 7 cups chicken broth 1 (3-4 lb) whole chicken 4 fresh dill stems (stripped of leaves) plus 3 Tbsp chopped dill leaves ¾ lb asparagus, trimmed and thinly sliced diagonally, leaving tips intact 1½ cups frozen baby green peas Salt and pepper Preparation Makes about 6½ cups Simmer broth...
Josie-Lynn shared this photo of her thriving sweet pickle peppers started from seed in an AeroGarden - just about ready to pick, she says. Beautiful colors! Be sure to post
Spicy Dill Sauce
INGREDIENTS ½ cup sour cream 3 Tbsp mayonnaise 2 Tbsp minced fresh dill 1 Tbsp minced fresh parsley 1 Tbsp minced green onion 1 Tbsp chili sauce 1 garlic clove, minced ½ tsp dry mustard ¼ tsp Worcestershire sauce Salt and pepper Preparation Makes about 1 cup Combine all ingredients...
Greek Zucchini & Tomato Fritters
INGREDIENTS 1 1/3 cups seeded, peeled and diced plum tomatoes 2/3 cup diced zucchini ½ cup finely chopped onion 2 Tbsp chopped fresh mint leaves ½ cup all-purpose flour ¾ tsp baking powder ½ tsp salt ½ tsp pepper Pinch of ground cinnamon ¼ cup olive oil Preparation Makes about...
Just add water
Thanks to Jeanie for sharing this photo of crystallized nutrients inside an AeroGrow nutrient packet. Sometimes the mineral salts in these packets will crystallize out of solution. Not to worry though. All of the nutrients are still inside the packet, and will dissolve right back into solution. After pouring the nutrients in, just rinse...