Locals Publish Free Garden-to-Fork Cookbook

classic strawberries and rhubarb from the garden-to-fork cookbook

The creators of the popular gardening blog Sacramento Digs Gardening have released their first digital cookbook.

“Taste Spring! Delicious Seasonal Recipes From Your Garden” features 64 recipes for dishes made with fresh spring produce. It is available for free online.

garden variety focaccia from the digital cookbook

The book includes garden-to-fork recipes for appetizers, main dishes, soups, salads, breakfasts, desserts and cocktails. There are enticing instructions for making dishes such as Garden Variety Focaccia, White Nectarine Salsa, Green Beans With Fresh Apricots, Dino-mite Portuguese Kale Soup and Blueberry Lemon Scones.

The book’s authors are Debbie Arrington and Kathy Morrison, master gardeners and home cooks who met while working in the features section at The Sacramento Bee. Their Sacramento Digs Gardening blog produces a free daily newsletter with gardening tips, techniques, events and recipes.

strawberry violet salad

For access to cookbook and its recipes, go here. To sign up for the daily newsletter from Sacramento Digs Gardening, go here. You can also find Sacramento Digs Gardening on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.