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Sockeye Salmon with Blackberries and Leeks

It’s salmon and blackberry season and I am visiting my mother on Gabriola Island.  We are picking buckets of blackberries every few days, so I apologize in for the flood of blackberry recipes, but that is what we are eating.

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Sockeye Salmon with Blackberries and Leeks

It’s salmon and blackberry season and I am visiting my mother on Gabriola Island.  We are picking buckets of blackberries every few days, so I apologize in for the flood of blackberry recipes, but that is what we are eating.

Gluten-Free Blackberry, Apple, Plum Cobbler
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/08/17/blackberry-apple-plum-crumble-gluten-free-gabriola-island/
/ Erin

Blackberry, Apple, Plum Crumble (Gluten-Free)/ Gabriola Island!

My husband and I are currently visiting my mother on Gabriola Island, where almost exactly three years ago, we were married.  It has been a spectacular trip, so far mostly focused on seeing beloved family and friends.  We had a day

Gluten-Free Blackberry, Apple, Plum Cobbler
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/08/17/blackberry-apple-plum-crumble-gluten-free-gabriola-island/
/ Erin

Blackberry, Apple, Plum Crumble (Gluten-Free)/ Gabriola Island!

My husband and I are currently visiting my mother on Gabriola Island, where almost exactly three years ago, we were married.  It has been a spectacular trip, so far mostly focused on seeing beloved family and friends.  We had a day

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/ Erin

Fresh Peaches with Meringues / Farmshare cooking

Okay, while we are on the topic of simple desserts to make with local, seasonal stone fruit, here’s a good one.  The combination of juicy fresh peaches and cloud like, nut studded meringues really works.  Sometimes meringues fail to puff up

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Fresh Peaches with Meringues / Farmshare cooking

Okay, while we are on the topic of simple desserts to make with local, seasonal stone fruit, here’s a good one.  The combination of juicy fresh peaches and cloud like, nut studded meringues really works.  Sometimes meringues fail to puff up

Adaptable Fresh Fruit and 
Mascarpone Tart
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/07/26/adaptable-fresh-fruit-and-mascarpone-tart-gluten-free-or-not-farmshare-cooking/
/ Erin

Adaptable Fresh Fruit and Mascarpone Tart (gluten-free or not)- Farmshare Cooking

I’ve been very busy.  I worked 12-16 hour days all last week.  So, I have not had a whole lot of time to cook.  The craziness is over now.  I have this weekend off, and next week I go back

Adaptable Fresh Fruit and 
Mascarpone Tart
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/07/26/adaptable-fresh-fruit-and-mascarpone-tart-gluten-free-or-not-farmshare-cooking/
/ Erin

Adaptable Fresh Fruit and Mascarpone Tart (gluten-free or not)- Farmshare Cooking

I’ve been very busy.  I worked 12-16 hour days all last week.  So, I have not had a whole lot of time to cook.  The craziness is over now.  I have this weekend off, and next week I go back

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/ Erin

Cashew Dill Lemon Dressing/ Farmshare Cooking

Here is what I have been making out of the food that I have received from my farmshare for the last few weeks.  Click on the hyperlinks for the recipes.  I am hoping that some of you have similar vegetables

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/ Erin

Cashew Dill Lemon Dressing/ Farmshare Cooking

Here is what I have been making out of the food that I have received from my farmshare for the last few weeks.  Click on the hyperlinks for the recipes.  I am hoping that some of you have similar vegetables

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/ Erin

Duck Liver Pâté for a Friend

Recently, I received a windfall of duck livers.  My friend Bethany got a new duck cookbook and had, over the last few months, cooked who knows how many ducks in who knows how many delicious ways.  Bethany has been my neighbor

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Duck Liver Pâté for a Friend

Recently, I received a windfall of duck livers.  My friend Bethany got a new duck cookbook and had, over the last few months, cooked who knows how many ducks in who knows how many delicious ways.  Bethany has been my neighbor

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/ Erin

Two White Bean Dips (Gremolata/ Garlic Scape)/ Farmshare Cooking

I am loving my farm share.   I could not really tell in advance if it would work out to be a good deal, but now I am certain that it is an excellent value.  I am enjoying the challenge of

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/ Erin

Two White Bean Dips (Gremolata/ Garlic Scape)/ Farmshare Cooking

I am loving my farm share.   I could not really tell in advance if it would work out to be a good deal, but now I am certain that it is an excellent value.  I am enjoying the challenge of