Posts Tagged: wild

Blackberry Apple Tart with a Salted Almond Crust  (gluten-free and vegan)
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/08/22/blackberry-apple-tart-in-a-salted-almond-crust-gluten-free-and-vegan-my-mums-birthday/
/ Erin

Blackberry Apple Tart in a Salted Almond Crust (Gluten-Free and Vegan)/ My mum’s birthday

I spend as much of my August as I can on Gabriola Island in British Colombia, Canada.  My mum is now retired and lives their full time in the house that my dad built for her.  We spend much of

Blackberry Apple Tart with a Salted Almond Crust  (gluten-free and vegan)
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/08/22/blackberry-apple-tart-in-a-salted-almond-crust-gluten-free-and-vegan-my-mums-birthday/
/ Erin

Blackberry Apple Tart in a Salted Almond Crust (Gluten-Free and Vegan)/ My mum’s birthday

I spend as much of my August as I can on Gabriola Island in British Colombia, Canada.  My mum is now retired and lives their full time in the house that my dad built for her.  We spend much of

Blackberry Ginger Gin Cocktail
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/08/27/blackberry-ginger-gin-cocktail/
/ Erin

Blackberry Ginger Gin Cocktail

We drank a  serious amount of this cocktail on our visit to Gabriola Island.  It started with a lovely recipe from a recent issue of Bon Appetite for a Blackberry Ginger Vodka Cocktail  and gradually transformed over two weeks, as we

Blackberry Ginger Gin Cocktail
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/08/27/blackberry-ginger-gin-cocktail/
/ Erin

Blackberry Ginger Gin Cocktail

We drank a  serious amount of this cocktail on our visit to Gabriola Island.  It started with a lovely recipe from a recent issue of Bon Appetite for a Blackberry Ginger Vodka Cocktail  and gradually transformed over two weeks, as we

Sockeye
/ Erin

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.

Sockeye
/ Erin

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 Crumble
https://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 Crumble
https://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

Stracciatella with Ramps and Nettles (to cure seasonal allergies)

I am not the most dependable food blogger.  I try to post recipes that might be useful for upcoming holidays and whatnot, but I succeed only half the time.  However, every year I do manage to post a recipe to sooth,

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/ Erin

Stracciatella with Ramps and Nettles (to cure seasonal allergies)

I am not the most dependable food blogger.  I try to post recipes that might be useful for upcoming holidays and whatnot, but I succeed only half the time.  However, every year I do manage to post a recipe to sooth,

Golden Split Pea Fritters with Bacon and Chanterelle Mushrooms
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2013/09/29/golden-split-pea-fritters-with-bacon-and-chanterelle-mushrooms-gluten-free-or-not/
/ Erin

Golden Split Pea Fritters with Bacon and Chanterelle Mushrooms (Gluten-free or not)

The beauty of this fritter recipe is that it combines very expensive ingredients (chanterelle) with very cheap ingredients (yellow split peas).  Yellow split peas are among my favourite legumes.  They have a cheerful color, a sweet flavour and a texture

Golden Split Pea Fritters with Bacon and Chanterelle Mushrooms
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2013/09/29/golden-split-pea-fritters-with-bacon-and-chanterelle-mushrooms-gluten-free-or-not/
/ Erin

Golden Split Pea Fritters with Bacon and Chanterelle Mushrooms (Gluten-free or not)

The beauty of this fritter recipe is that it combines very expensive ingredients (chanterelle) with very cheap ingredients (yellow split peas).  Yellow split peas are among my favourite legumes.  They have a cheerful color, a sweet flavour and a texture

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Laying Hens and Herbal Teas

I am working at a farm this summer and fall! This is something I’ve been wanting to do for going on 10 years now, ever since I travelled down the west coast on a bike tour meeting farmers and other

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Laying Hens and Herbal Teas

I am working at a farm this summer and fall! This is something I’ve been wanting to do for going on 10 years now, ever since I travelled down the west coast on a bike tour meeting farmers and other