Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Hand-planted on December 19th, 2011 by april. Posted under Blog, Recipes

Directions: In a medium saucepan, bring water to a boil. Add rice and stir. Reduce heat, cover and simmer for 20 minutes. Bring a large, wide saucepan of lightly salted water to a boil. Add cabbage leaves and cook for 2 to 4 minutes or until softened; drain. In a medium mixing bowl, combine the meat, 1 cup cooked rice, onion, garlic, egg, ...

Kale Chips

Hand-planted on November 14th, 2011 by max. Posted under Blog, Recipes, Snacks

Preheat the oven to 275 degrees F. Cut into 1 1/2-inch pieces. Lay on a baking sheet and toss with the olive oil and salt. Bake until crisp, turning the leaves halfway through, about 20 minutes. Serve as finger food, or great on sandwiches.

Pumpkin Carving Contest!!!!

Hand-planted on October 8th, 2011 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

What: The Veggie Wagon Ribbon Cutting and Fall Festival When:Saturday October 29th, 2011 Where:The Veggie Wagon in Carolina Beach (608 South Lake Park Blvd) What Time: 1-4pm Stop by on Saturday, October 29th from 1-4pm at The Veggie Wagon in Carolina Beach. We are located just south of the Lake in Carolina Beach at 608 South Lake Park Blvd. We are having our ribbon ...

Squash and Zucchini Casserole

Hand-planted on September 9th, 2011 by april. Posted under Blog, Recipes

Mix crackers and butter (set aside 1/2 cup) Mix cracker mixture with remaining ingredients and place in a 1 1/2 quart, greased casserole dish. Top with 1/2 cup cracker mix. Bake @350F approximately 1 hour.

Green Bean Salad

Hand-planted on June 16th, 2011 by april. Posted under Blog, Recipes

I thought everyone would enjoy a cold green bean salad to help beat the summertime heat! Steam green beans in 1/2 inch boiling water covered for 3 or 4 minutes. Cold shock beans by running under cold water and drain well. Place beans in a bowl and combine with onions, cucumber, garlic and tomato. Dress salad with a generous drizzle of ...

We Finally Did It!!!

Hand-planted on April 1st, 2011 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

The Veggie Wagon is proud to annouce that we have finally opened a permanent store location!!! We have also expanded our line of products to include our own hand made goat cheese flavors, granola, cookies and much more!We additionally have built a large produce stand outside that will be open year round! We are located at 608 S. Lake Park ...

Where are we now?

Hand-planted on November 17th, 2010 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Come by and see us at the Pleasure Island Fresh Market every Saturday from 8am- 1pm. The market is located in Carolina Beach, behind Tangerine Carribean Grill, at the City Marina. We have a large variety of organic veggies, seasonal fruits, and gourmet cheeses. You may follow us on Facebook and Twitter under The Veggie Wagon. You may also stay ...

Free Range Eggs are Here!!!!!!

Hand-planted on August 9th, 2010 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

The Veggie Wagon is proud to annouce that we just started carrying fresh, local, free range eggs on a regular basis. They are delicious! We used some in a fritada we made Sunday morning for breakfast. Our eggs come from Winnabow, North Carolina. Do any of you all out there in cyber land have any good egg recipes that you would like ...

Favorite Summertime Treats!

Hand-planted on July 16th, 2010 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

As we are well into the "Dogged Days of Summer", I wanted to share a family recipe or two with all of you. Now that fresh fruits such as pears, apples, figs, and peaches are coming into season; I thought about a couple of recipes that were summertime staples in my house when I was growing up! I hope you ...

Spicy or Not Spicy

Hand-planted on July 7th, 2010 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

What is everyone doing to beat the heat around our parts????? I have heard rumors that if you spicer than normal foods, you will actually stay cooler.... Why do you eat spicy foods? Check out the link below for interesting thoughts! Why do we eat spicy foods?

From One Berry to Another!

Hand-planted on May 25th, 2010 by april. Posted under Blog, News From the Farms

Well the heat has finally hit and with this the season for strawberries has quickly come to a close... this being said bring on the blueberries!!!!! Blueberries have been around since Native American times and were used back then as  healthy snacks and  for medicinal purposes. Blueberries originate from flowering shrubs that are native to North America, Northern Europe, and Eastern Asia.  Blueberries are ...

Why Kale????

Hand-planted on May 21st, 2010 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

Since starting The Veggie Wagon and weekly CSA basket deliveries, I have found myself becoming increasingly intrigued by Kale. It is this leafy, hardy, semi-stiff vegetable that has up until recently been non-existent and somewhat confusing in my repertoire of vegetables. I have also been taking a mental poll of people every Saturday at the Carolina Beach Farmer’s Market who ...

First Week Under Our Wheels

Hand-planted on April 26th, 2010 by april. Posted under Blog, Thoughts from the Wagon....

The Veggie Wagon is off and running, with our first Carolina Beach Farmers Market behind us- and looking forward to 24 more! We are going to be starting home, office and beach rental deliveries on May 7th, in addition to the Carolina Beach Saturday Farmers Market. We are very honored to have had our local newspaper, The Star News, write ...

Thanks for Jumping on the Wagon

Hand-planted on April 24th, 2010 by april. Posted under Blog, Get on the Swag Wagon

Tell us what you think about our store at 608 B SOUTH LAKE BLVD in CAROLINA BEACH.