Learn How to Make Salsa with Rick Lopez in the 1st “Let’s Get Cooking with Urban Roots” Video!

Urban Roots is pleased to share the first video in the three-part video series titled “Let’s Get Cooking with Urban Roots,” sponsored by Whole Foods Market, The City of Austin Office of Sustainability, and Farmhouse Delivery. Watch the video to get a homemade salsa cooking tutorial from Executive Chef Rick Lopez of La Condesa, a message from Urban Roots Executive Director Max Elliott and our youth leaders, plus more exclusive content.

Ready to get cooking? For those of you who purchased produce boxes for this week, they will be available for pick-up on Friday, June 19th. Learn more about what’s in the box below. If you didn’t get to order a box for this week, be sure to secure your boxes for week 2 and week 3 soon, as they are selling out quickly! As an added bonus, those who make an additional donation at checkout by July 3rd will be entered to win products from Made In

Homemade Salsa, Featuring Executive Chef Rick Lopez of La Condesa ($50)

  • Urban Roots Produce: Jalapeños, Red Slicer Tomatoes, Garlic, Garlic Chives, Orange Carrots, Red Beets, Leeks, Mixed Potatoes, Summer Squash or Eggplant (Farmer’s Choice)
  • Siete Chips
  • A Gift Card for 1 Pint of Ice Cream from Lick Honest Ice Creams
  • Pasture-Raised Ghee Butter Squeeze Bottle from Vital Farms
  • A Half-loaf of Sourdough White Bread from ThoroughBread
  • Olive Oil from Con’ Olio
  • Rick Lopez’s Homemade Salsa Recipe

The video series is also available on on Instagram TV. The next videos in the series will be released on June 24th and July 1st. We are also accepting pre-orders on the coordinating produces boxes, available for pick up on June 26th and July 3rd.

The video series will serve as a fundraiser for the organization, creating an opportunity for Urban Roots to fulfill its two-part mission: to use food and farming to transform the lives of young people and inspire, engage, and nourish the community. We are pleased to offer these produce boxes for purchase to our community! We urge you to help us continue to provide Hunger Relief and nourish the community by making an additional donation when you complete your produce box purchase.

A Huge Thanks to Our Sponsors! 

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