Garlic Scapes

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Mashed Potatoes with Garlic Scapes     Chicken with Garlic Scapes and Capers     Everything You Need to Know About Garlic Scapes     Tempura Garlic scapes with Garlic Scape Aioli     Garlic Scape Pesto    

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Mashed Potatoes with Garlic Scapes (return to top)

  • 2 1/2 lbs. potatoes, peeled and cut into 1″ pieces.
  • 2 Tablespoons butter
  • 1-2 Tbsp, olive oil
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped scapes
  • 1/4 cup hot milk (or more)

Cook potatoes until very tender. Drain and return to pot. Over medium high heat, melt butter with olive oil in a small skillet. Add scapes and saute about 5 minutes. Add to potatoes and mash. Gradually add milk while stirring. Season with salt and pepper.

Chicken With Garlic Scapes & Capers (return to top)

  • 2 whole skinless boneless chicken breasts, halved
  • 2 Tbsp. Unsalted butter
  • 2 Tbsp. vegetable oil
  • 4 Tbsp. dry white wine
  • 2 Tbsp. lemon juice
  • 4 chopped garlic scapes
  • 1 Tbsp. drained capers

Between sheets of plastic wrap slightly flatten chicken. In a large heavy skillet heat 1 Tbsp. of butter and the oil over medium high heat. Saute until cooked through. Season with salt & pepper. Transfer chicken to a platter and keep warm. Pour off fat from skillet and add the remaining butter, the wine, lemon juice, scapes and bring mixture to a boil. Stir in capers and salt & pepper to taste. Spoon sauce over chicken. Serves 4.