12/23/2014 8:12:00 AM
White rot is an invasive fungus that every garlic grower needs to be aware of!
11/3/2014 9:20:00 AM
The last of my series of posts discussing the different types of gourmet garlic will explore Artichokes, the giants of the garlic world!
10/23/2014 9:13:00 AM
Silverskins are an ideal garlic for braiding and long-term storage!
10/2/2014 9:40:00 AM
Is your growing season a bit too short for gourmet garlic? Turban garlic cultivars may be the solution!
9/25/2014 10:14:00 AM
Originating from Spain, Creole garlics can be difficult to grow but are highly regarded for their delicious taste!
9/9/2014 12:09:00 PM
Asiatic garlic cultivars may be difficult to find, but their great taste and easy-growing nature make them a great choice for garlic lovers and growers alike!
8/20/2014 1:10:00 PM
Garlic will keep for months if properly cured, allowing you to enjoy it all winter long!
8/4/2014 12:25:00 PM
Your gourmet garlic bulbs are finally out of the ground. Now it's time to prep them for curing!
7/15/2014 10:08:00 AM
It's that time of year again! In this post I discuss how and when to harvest your garlic.
7/1/2014 10:23:00 AM
Introducing glazed purple stripes, the beauty queens of the garlic world!
6/17/2014 1:05:00 PM
In this post, I'll be discussing the Marbled Purple Stripe garlic variety, also known as the 'everyman' of the garlic world!
6/3/2014 9:22:00 AM
Garlic scape season is nearly here. Learn how and when to cut the scapes to maximize the size of your gourmet garlic bulbs, and also how to use them as a delicious and versatile vegetable!
5/19/2014 10:46:00 AM
Ever wondered what ancient garlic tasted like? Try a Purple Stripe cultivar!
5/7/2014 9:53:00 AM
Do you eat garlic for its health benefits? Choose a Porcelain cultivar for maximum impact!
4/18/2014 8:56:00 AM
In the second of this series of blog posts, I'll be discussing what are arguably the caviar of the garlic world: Rocamboles!
4/7/2014 12:24:00 PM
Gourmet garlic can be roughly separated into two categories: hardneck and softneck. This post discusses some of the differences between them.
3/25/2014 11:37:00 AM
Often at a farmers market you'll see garlic designated as 'gourmet.' But what does this mean? Is it a marketing gimmick? Or is there actually something special behind the name?
2/18/2014 9:31:00 AM
In the last few years, gourmet black garlic has become an in-demand culinary ingredient. But what exactly is it? And what can you do with it?
2/3/2014 10:51:00 AM
If you eat raw garlic for its health benefits but find it difficult to consume, garlic oil can be an effective alternative. You can even make it at home!
1/16/2014 9:18:00 AM
Pickled garlic is both delicious and easy to make. Ever wondered why pickled garlic turns blue? Find out here!
12/26/2013 8:11:00 AM
Another easy way to enjoy the fresh taste of gourmet garlic year-round is with these convenient cubes!
12/11/2013 8:55:00 AM
Learn how to dehydrate gourmet garlic so you can enjoy it year-round.It takes only a few simple steps to turn fat, juicy bulbs into crunchy, golden chips!
11/27/2013 9:11:00 AM
The fifth and final post in the series on Growing Gourmet Garlic, which discusses how to space, plant, and mulch over your cloves.
11/20/2013 10:01:00 AM
The fourth blog of the series Growing Gourmet Garlic discusses the separation of the bulbs into cloves, and how to select which cloves to plant. Time to get cracking!
11/5/2013 10:29:00 AM
The third blog of the series Growing Gourmet Garlic discusses when to plant your garlic and how to prepare your soil.
10/30/2013 11:51:00 AM
The second blog of the series Growing Gourmet Garlic discusses choosing which bulbs to use for planting stock.
10/22/2013 4:04:00 PM
This is the first in a 5-part series of blogs on the process and issues involved in plating gourmet garlic. Part 1 discusses options for acquiring seed and also provides information regarding calculating the amount of seed required.