The Coshocton County Beacon May 17, 2017 - Page 11

MAY 17, 2017 THE BEACON 11 Fresno Farmers Market now open for the season Schaeferle&Schaeferle D E N TA L Matthew C. Schaeferle, DMD, FAGD Tammi Schaeferle, DMD, FAGD Husband & Wife General Dentists Drs. Matt and Tammi Schaeferle would like to welcome new patients to their new Coshocton County Dental office. Drs. Matt & Tammi Schaeferle & Family Spring Special $100 OFF Crowns, Dentures or Partials May For cash/check paying customers only. Not to be combined with any other offer. New patients only. Expires 06/30/17 Mental Health Month Contract provider for Mental Health and Recovery Services Board Spring Special Exam | Cleaning | X-rays JUST $99 For cash/check paying customers only. Not to be combined with any other offer. New patients only. Expires 06/30/17 Dentistry is our profession, but people are our focus. Toll-free 855-231-0502 Mission Statement: Our goal is to provide exceptional dental care by a team of caring professionals using the best materials available. Comfort and safety are always top priority as we strive to create the most beautiful and healthy smiles possible. Always with superb customer service. With over 16 years of dental experience from residency programs, military dental service and private practice your smile is in safe hands! is To schedule your first appointment Or for more information, call . . . C A R E 234 Cambridge Rd | Coshocton, OH 740-622-6797 favorites to select from at the Fresno Mar- FRESNO - Spring is in the air! With the ket: Asparagus, green onions, radishes, arrival of warmer weather, the Fresno spinach, lettuces, fresh brown eggs, and Farmers’ Market is buzzing with spring- time favorites! With the warm temps and of course wonderful homemade baked items. plentiful spring rains, local gardens are The market is open every Saturday from off to a great start, along with everyone’s lawns. So take a break from weeding and 8 a.m. – 12 p.m., rain or shine. As always, mowing this Saturday and make a trip to we look forward to bringing the farm to downtown Fresno to investigate what the your family’s table here in the heart of Fresno. This week, I am highlighting a market has to offer. different twist on rhubarb that would be Fresh rhubarb is always a favorite and excellent on grilled chicken or roasted we have an unending supply thanks to pork. the “Rhubarb Guy” Bill and his lovely Rhubarb & Cucumber Salsa wife Mary! Bill grows it, harvests it and 1 bunch fresh rhubarb stalks - trimmed sells the plants while Mary turns it into & washed - chopped fine delicious pies. Talk about team work! As 1 small purple onion - diced fine usual, I have some interesting “rhubarb 1 medium cucumber - seeded and knowledge” to share, so you’ll be pre- Mail ever To: arises chopped fine pared if a rhubarb questions 1 small bunch of fresh cilantro (about while playing Trivia Pursuit! Allwell Behavioral Health Services 1/4 cup) chopped Rhubarb is a perennial vegetable, Attn. Ray in Bishoff 2 tbsp. honey although it is usually used as a fruit pies, crumbles and jams. 2845 Only the Bell stalks Street 2 tbsp. balsamic vinegar 1 tbsp. olive oil are edible. The leaves of the plant are Zanesville OH 43701 1 tsp. lime juice highly toxic and considered poisonous salt & pepper to taste and should NOT be consumed. There are a large bowl, toss all fresh ingredi- many varieties of this cool weather crop Office Telephone: In 740-588-6447 ents together. In small bowl, whisk hon- such as: Crimson, Valentine, Cherry and ey, vinegar, oil, lime juice, season to taste Victorian just to name a few. (adjust sweetness if necessary). Mix into During Victorian times a strong rhu- fresh ingredients and chill overnight. Use barb slurry was used to lighten the hair as a salsa with chips or alongside grilled of high society ladies, not recommend- meats. ed. Now, I’d suggest a more professional Contributed | Beacon approach. amera-ready Ad Copy: No worries; if you’re not a rhubarb fan, there may be many other springtime