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The Enduring Legacy of City Fresh

By Brad Masi, City Fresh Co-Founder   Cleveland, 2018. Zipping down Woodland Avenue on Cleveland’s east-side, I approached a red light and swung into the lane adjacent to a box truck. Wanting to experience the full torque blast-off of my electric Chevy Bolt, I didn’t want to be slowed by a cumbersome delivery truck.  As … Read more

5 Veggie Fillings to Make your Tacos even Tastier

While tacos are a seemingly straightforward assemblage of tortillas and fillings, they have great potential to be brimming with a complex assortment of flavors. Sadly, wilted lettuce, flavorless salsa, and bland fillings of all types can cause tacos to fall short of fulfilling their achievable deliciousness. But our Seed to Supper Challenge submissions highlighted how … Read more

The City Fresh Veggie Frittata

Oh, breakfast! A beautiful meal that can take on a variety of flavor profiles. Whether it was sweet potato pancakes, savory veggie and potato hash, or scrambled eggs and greens, we loved seeing all the breakfast dishes our shareholders entered in the Seed to Supper Challenge. This beloved City Fresh Classic is one of our … Read more

The City Fresh Stir Fry Guide

When it’s the middle of your work week and the crisper draw is reduced to an odd assortment of vegetables with seemingly no correlation to a dish in your brain bank of recipes, it can feel nearly impossible to come up with a tasty, veggie-inclusive meal. No need to let this dinner dilemma derail your … Read more

Fall on the Farm

Fall on the farm comes slowly but also suddenly: the cooler mornings slow down the sense of urgency felt deep in the summer, but as the day warms, the pressure to finish tasks intensifies. Crops are constantly being rotated: the farm has been swapping out trellised cucumbers for rows of kale, arugula, and red lettuce, … Read more

Recipes Among the Stars

Are you looking to connect more with your astrology sun sign? Or are you bored of your current recipes on repeat? Either way, look below for the dish that best aligns with your astrological sign. Plus you can make each of these indulgent meals with your City Fresh share. You can’t go wrong with meals … Read more

Fighting Food Insecurity

By: Kristen Mikelbank Have you ever been asked if the following statements applied to you? “We worried whether our food would run out before we got money to buy more.” “The food that we bought just didn’t last, and we didn’t have the money to get more.” This 2-question screening tool is known as the … Read more

Mindful eating

By: Ariel Jordan You may hear ‘mindfulness’ being thrown around in the hustle and bustle of the day-to-day. For the purposes of this blog, we will think of mindfulness in its simplest form – the ability to be fully present in the time and space you are in. Mindful eating is not a diet, it’s … Read more

Lettuce Turnip The Beet 3/21/22

For the sports fans out there, this time of year brings about thoughts of March Madness and the Sweet Sixteen, but we agrarians know of a different kind of sweetness in the air – sugaring season! We partnered with an Oberlin-based non-profit, Shagbark Haven, to pilot a sap collection program on the George Jones Memorial … Read more