Episode 174: The Beekman 1802 Heirloom Vegetable Cookbook

Linda Pelaccio welcomes Josh Kilmer-Purcell and his husband Brent Ridge who are known as The Fabulous Beekman Boys to this weeks episode of A Taste of the Past The Beekman Boys describe themselves as Two NYC guys who bought a farm and are sharing their experiment in living better lives season by season neighbor by neighbor They are the stars of The Fabulous Beekman Boys a reality TV show now broadcasting on The Cooking Channel and have many other endeavors including running a farm a mercantile writing cookbooks and many more Their new Beekman 1802 Heirloom Vegetable Cookbook is a delectable yearlong trip through the Beekman vegetable bounty and is packed with simple delicious and seasonal vegetable-forward recipes that will have readers counting down the months to green shoots every year This program was sponsored by Fairway Market This idea of growing your own crops and appreciating heirloom varieties is very important to us 10 00 –Brent Ridge on A Taste of the Past Whenever you meet an unfamiliar vegetable – know that anything can be roasted Toss it in olive oil put in an oven bake it at 400 degrees until its soft and see how it tastes 15 00 –Josh Kilmer-Purcell on A Taste of the Past Click here to visit this podcast episode