2

Holiday Cranberry Inspiration – Change it Up!

Cranberry Apple Compote  &  Pear Cranberry Compote Why not change it up for the holidays? Both of these recipes use fruits of the season to add a different flavor to the usual cranberry [...]

2

Red Onion Red Cherry Relish

I just received my shipment of dark cherries from  Washington State Stone Fruit Growers!  Yay!  I’ve been a Northwest Cherries Canbassador for a few years now. It simply means they ship me [...]

0

Kentucky Burgoo Anyone?

Nope, I didn’t know what it was either.  If you do, bet you hailed from Kentucky – or some of your relatives did!  I understand it’s also well known in Illinois. Let me start at [...]

0

Guest Post: Holiday Berry Jam for Gift-Giving

There may be nothing more seasonal and bright than cranberries!  Nothing as easy and delightful for the season as this Holiday Berry Jam! Our Guest Post is from Marisa McClellan who many of you [...]

0

Peach Slices in Bourbon

I wrote yesterday about receiving nectarines from the Washington State Fruit Commission (great recipes at this link).  I also received peaches in the same crate with the nectarines. I found it [...]

0

Nectarines Rediscovered

I like all fruit.  Yup, ALL fruit.  But I can’t say that nectarines were the ones I coveted first when they hit the market. Until now!  I recently received a shipment from Washington State [...]

0

Cherry Jam & Chocolate Cherry Jam

Did I tell you cherries are my most favorite fruit?  You can probably tell that from some of my past blogs! So when the Washington State Fruit Commission contacted me about being a Canbassador, I [...]

5

Easy Mulberry Jam

Before they are gone, now’s the time to forage!  I’m betting your neighborhood has mulberry trees just dripping ripe mulberries all over.  At least the ones the birds and squirrels [...]

2

Strawberry Vanilla Jam

  I love this time of year.  Strawberries are in – and that’s the harbinger of great canning ahead.  So many berries and fruits and veggies from April through September here in [...]

5

Ginger Pear Butter & Food In Jars New Cookbook!

Last weekend, we taught our Bread & Jam class down at Serenbe.  The picture shows the baguette made in the class and spread with Ginger Pear Butter, a tasty combo! And in honor of Marisa [...]