Posts Tagged: elegant

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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.

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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

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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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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

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

Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies
/ Erin

Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Some recipes take a long time to work out.  I make them over and over adjusting the amounts of this or that.  This cookie recipe turned out well on the first try!  I recently developed a strong craving for a

Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies
/ Erin

Rosemary Lemon Buckwheat Cookies (Gluten-Free)

Some recipes take a long time to work out.  I make them over and over adjusting the amounts of this or that.  This cookie recipe turned out well on the first try!  I recently developed a strong craving for a

Gluten-free Almond Fennel Cake
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/04/06/almond-fennel-cake-gluten-free-or-not/
/ Erin

Almond Fennel Cake (Gluten-Free or Not)

Imagine that you are at Coney Island, or the Jersey Shore, or the county fair, or a street carnival that the local Catholic church throws to celebrate their Saint’s day.  You can smell fennel sausage on the grill, but you

Gluten-free Almond Fennel Cake
http://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/04/06/almond-fennel-cake-gluten-free-or-not/
/ Erin

Almond Fennel Cake (Gluten-Free or Not)

Imagine that you are at Coney Island, or the Jersey Shore, or the county fair, or a street carnival that the local Catholic church throws to celebrate their Saint’s day.  You can smell fennel sausage on the grill, but you

Hashed Brussel Sprouts with Lemon and Poppy Seeds
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Hashed Brussel Sprouts with Poppy Seeds and Lemon- For the Spring!

One of my best college friends had a job as the reservationist at Union Square Cafe when we first graduated from college.  At the time, it was very hard to get a reservation at Union Square Cafe, so they were lucky

Hashed Brussel Sprouts with Lemon and Poppy Seeds
/ Erin

Hashed Brussel Sprouts with Poppy Seeds and Lemon- For the Spring!

One of my best college friends had a job as the reservationist at Union Square Cafe when we first graduated from college.  At the time, it was very hard to get a reservation at Union Square Cafe, so they were lucky