From Soil to City

Category: Produce Spotlight

Local Roots NYC Visits Fleisher’s Craft Butchery

Last Friday the Local Roots team visited the production facility of Fleisher’s Craft Butchery in the neighborhood of Red Hook, Brooklyn. The butchery helps supply the delicious beef, lamb and charcuterie for your shares from the lovely waterfront of Pier

Meet Sfoglini, They Make Really Good Pasta

You’ve probably seen bags of Sfogilini pastas at your Local Roots NYC CSA pick up site or maybe you’ve got a pasta share yourself! A few months ago our director Wen-Jay chatted with Scott Ketchum on her weekly live radio

What are Jerusalem Artichokes?

Here in NYC, there’s a glorious bounty of knobby and wild-looking root vegetables to choose from all winter long. Jerusalem artichokes (also known as sunchokes) are one of our favorites. These small, little nuggets are the roots of a species