Simple Organic Garlic Scapes Pesto

Saving money buying food is top priority for Canadians which means finding ways to use all edible parts of what we grow instead of composting them is important.   Patience is important when growing organic garlic but the secret is you don’t have to wait as long as you thought. For years farmers and gardeners would compost Garlic Scapes until someone said, hey these are delicious. I guess all it takes is for one person to try something and if it works it may just change the way we appreciate nature.   WHAT IN THE WORLD DO YOU DO WITH GARLIC SCAPES? EAT THEM OF COURSE.     If you’re growing garlic for the first time and come across these green, long, curly looking stalks with a small flower don’t let them waste, throw them away or leave them on your garlic plant. These garlic curls are the next best thing to fresh organic garlic bulbs. The reason you want to remove the garlic scapes from your garlic plant is because it will suck the life out of your precious garlic bulbs below the ground. You want all the nutrients in the last month of the growing season to be […]

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