Cooking With VT Fresh

Cooking with VT Fresh is fun, easy and saves money! Each recipe highlights a delicious fruit or vegetable grown in Vermont along with simple ingredients. Here you’ll find seasonal recipes, including many kid-approved dishes! We’ve broken recipes down by difficulty level and meal type to make it easy to find recipes that suit your skill-level and the dish you’re wanting to make. Start cooking with VT Fresh!

Photo of beat hummus, celery, carrots, apple and cucumber on a plate
Photo of beat hummus, celery, carrots, apple and cucumber on a plate
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Testing recipes is simple, just like the recipes we offer. And each time you test a recipe, you’ll be entered to win a $100 gift card! Here’s how it works:

  • 1

    Choose recipe from our Cooking With VT Fresh collection.

  • 2

    Cook the recipe and try it.

  • 3

    Fill out the quick survey found at the bottom of any recipe on the site, and you’re done!

Have you already cooked and tried a recipe? Head straight to the survey!

VT Fresh is funded in part by the USDA’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer. In Vermont, SNAP is called 3SquaresVT. It can help low-income people buy foods for a better diet. To find out more, contact Vermont Foodbank toll-free at 1-800-585-2265.

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