Tagged: Garlic Scape

2015-01-22 Garlic Bulbils Porcelain

Growing Garlic From Bulbils

Growing Info

What are bulbils? Garlic bulbils are the small bulbs that develop in the garlic scape if you leave it on the plant. Garlic scapes are often referred to as garlic flowers. However, scapes aren’t true flowers – the reproductive parts only partially form and they are not viable. As such, there is no cross pollination. The… Read more »

Garlic Scape Pesto


  Ingredients ½ cup chopped garlic scapes ½ cup grated parmesan cheese ⅓ cup lightly toasted pine nuts (or pumpkin seeds) ½ cup fresh basil, packed tightly – then roughly chopped juice of ½ lemon kosher salt & fresh ground pepper to taste ⅓ cup good quality olive oil Instructions 1. Add everything but the… Read more »

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Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette


  2/3 cup lime juice 3 Tablespoons minced garlic ¼ cup apple cider vinegar pinch of salt 2/3 cup packed cilantro leaves 2-4 dashes bottled hot pepper sauce 1 Tablespoon cumin ¼ cup canola oil Place all ingredients except the oil in a blender. Add oil very slowly. Makes about 1 ¼ cups.Serve drizzled over… Read more »

Eggplant Dip with Lemon and Garlic


  1 medium eggplant 1 small clove garlic, minced (or 1 garlic scape) olive oil freshly squeezed lemon juice salt and pepper Peel eggplant and cut into 1 inch pieces. Steam until fully cooked. Remove from heat and drain.Blend together cooked eggplant with remaining ingredients until you reach desired texture and taste. Serve cold with… Read more »

Potage au chou chinois


1 chou chinois 2 oignons (ou 3 échalottes et 2 fleurs d’ail, hâchées) 2 carottes 1 morceau de 5 cm de gingembre 1 cube de bouillon de volaille 2 cuillères à café de sauce soja 2 cuillères à soupe de vinaigre de Xérès 1 blanc de poulet Sel, poivre Lavez et coupez le chou chinois… Read more »