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Spicy Smoked  & Roasted Lamb
9 years ago

Spicy Smoked & Roasted Lamb

Not all recipes come out of a book, or a magazine, or an interesting website. Some spring forth, a hybrid of ideas that percolate into something new.

Inspired by a …
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Pickled Cherry Peppers – My favorite pickle!
9 years ago

Pickled Cherry Peppers – My favorite pickle!

I mentioned back in Brandied Fig post that the reason I was at the market was to find cherry peppers. I didn’t grow any this year and it just would …
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Brandied Figs
9 years ago

Brandied Figs

I’ve been busy putting up canned produce for the winter and I’ve already exceeded the amount put up last year with quite a bit more to go. And while I get excited about putting …
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Fatalii Sambal Oelek
9 years ago

Fatalii Sambal Oelek

Last year I made Sambal Oelek from ripe Jalapeno peppers, and earlier this summer I made another batch from some red peppers and a few of the beautiful Fatalii chillies …
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“Ratatouille” Napoleon
9 years ago

“Ratatouille” Napoleon

I spent yesterday canning pasta sauces, sambal oelek, and tomato eggplant relish. We had a big storm blow through but now that there are no trees to fall on the …
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Three Cheese Eggplant Rollatini with Homemade Ricotta
9 years ago

Three Cheese Eggplant Rollatini with Homemade Ricotta

I love eggplant,  fried, baked or smoked over an open fire, this ancient (first mentioned in Chinese texts about 544 AD)  fruit is versatile and delicious. Over the years I’ve …
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Small Batch Pickles

When I think of pickling I think of a big production where there are pounds of the desired ingredient to be pickled. Several hours and multiple quarts later you are …
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Spicey Stir Fried Broccoli and Fish
9 years ago

Spicey Stir Fried Broccoli and Fish

I picked two huge heads of broccoli this morning and wanted to use some up the same day it was picked.  As a major heat wave is coming, I think some …
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How do I love thee? Lettuce count the ways!
9 years ago

How do I love thee? Lettuce count the ways!

Perhaps I underestimated the growth of the lettuce, but those little starts I put in have done very well. The issue now is with all the heat the plants are …
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