In a small, Northern Vermont Kitchen, we sate our appetites with homemade meals and a love of local ingredients.

Spicy Lemon Arugula Pesto

I’m a little bit of a heathen, because I like pesto more as a snack than on pasta. Just give me a bowl of pesto, some vegetables and bread – and I’m happy as a clam. And I love this recipe because no matter how much arugula we eat (and…

Apple Pie with Cheddar and a Touch of Cayenne

Do you love apples? Do you love sharp cheddar cheese? Do you love a hint of spice? Then you’re going to love this apple pie! It’s savory, it’s slightly sweet, and it’s completely addictive. It’s a Vermont tradition to eat apple pie with cheddar. Actually, it’s even more than that….

Green Tomato and Cheddar Galette

This recipe couldn’t be simpler or more flavorful. I was literally sniffing the air while photographing it. Jedd said he drooled a bit when he walked in on me cutting it. He’s decanting wine while I’m writing this, and then we’re going to split the remaining two pieces of this…

Tatsoi and Basil Scrambled Eggs

This is one of those recipes we can only make when the farmers market is in season. There’s a couple who grows tatsoi, and it’s one of the booths we hit first. Also, Jedd’s dad had a banner crop of basil – so we can use it with abandon. Actual….

Super Herby (Soft or Crunchy) Breadsticks

Jedd likes crunchy breadsticks. I love them nice and soft. Tomato/tahmato. And, this afternoon I thought I’d whip up a batch to serve with pasta tonight. Originally, I thought I’d use fresh oregano in the breadsticks, but our little plant is just starting to really get its footing – so…