Get Rhubarb Ready
Depending on where you live in Canada, your rhubarb could be just popping up or ready to harvest. Check your garden, is the rhubarb up? This past weekend I was able to harvest just enough stalks from my backyard to make a cake for my family. Your plant just might be ready for a few early, tender stalks too!
Rhubarb on the BBQ
This is hands-down one of the yummiest BBQ sauces you will ever try! This sauce starts with classic BBQ sauce ingredients like tomato sauce, brown sugar and vinegar. Then it transforms into a zesty zingy sauce with the addition of rhubarb, real onions and garlic, chili powder and cayenne pepper.Get the recipe here or watch Ellen’s segment from CTV Morning Live.
Do you have questions about rhubarb?
Check out Professional Home Economist Getty Stewart’s – 7 Things You Need to Know About Rhubarb for answers to these great questions:
Need Rhubarb or Want Your Rhubarb Picked?
If you have a need for rhubarb and don’t have access to your own plant did you know that you can be matched up with a homeowner that has extra rhubarb? Or do you have too much rhubarb or perhaps you are not able to pick it? Search for a Fruit Share or a Fruit Rescue organization in your city.
Here are a few that we’ve heard about: