Category Archives: Food and Cooking

Sourdough Kamut with Hazelnuts and Rosemary

We had a beautiful sunny weekend here in Seattle – not something to take for granted in April. It was the perfect opportunity to fire up the oven, bake some crusty bread, and enjoy it with a glass of crisp … Continue reading

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Seasonal Cooking

Our garden is looking a little sad, now that fall has come. For the most part, plants have died or are in winter stasis. But you wouldn’t know it when you look at the variety of garden produce available to … Continue reading

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Hard Cider 2013

The craft cider scene really exploded this year. It’s become the new trendy thing in Seattle. In fact, I was told that the city of Seattle now has the largest cider consumption in the entire US. In September, we attended … Continue reading

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Mini-Brioches with Sweet and Savory Stuffing

Casting about for some interesting thing to bring along to a neighborhood party, I had the idea of making some mini-brioches with various fillings. We have a 24-count mini-muffin tin, which seemed just the right size. We filled half of … Continue reading

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Garden Gleanings Pesto

Pesto seems to be on everybody’s mind during these hot summer days. OK, not everybody – but in the last week I stumbled across a bunch of different recipes on the blogs and web sites I frequent. Even my grocery … Continue reading

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