|‘Tiftblue’ Rabbiteye Blueberry |
According to the Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association,
is “the #3 blueberry growing state.” It has the longest growing season, lasting from late April through the end of July. Three types of blueberries are grown in Georgia : rabbiteye, southern highbush, and northern highbush. The rabbiteye blueberry, native to south Georgia, north Georgia Florida, and southeast Alabama, is the most productive and easiest to grow in . Georgia
Garden Chef Megan McCarthy is back this summer serving up tasty treats in our Outdoor Kitchen on the weekends. Who better to get you out of your salad rut?
Mache Greens with Blueberries and Avocado
4 oz mache greens (lamb’s lettuce)
1 tsp fig balsamic vinegar
½ tsp lime juice
3 T roasted walnut oil
sea salt and cracked pepper, to taste
½ pint of fresh blueberries
2 scallions, diced
1 ripe avocado, pitted and cross cut
Place mache greens in large bowl. In small bowl, whisk together vinegar, lime juice, walnut oil, salt and pepper. Drizzle vinaigrette over greens and toss. Add blueberries, scallions and avocado. Gently toss again and serve.