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

Blueberry and Cranberry Chicken Mole

What’s rarer than a rose in February? How about a pint of gorgeous, plump blueberries that didn’t cost an arm and a leg. It was like a gift.

Sesame Gochujang Salad

This salad has heat. And by heat, I mean some lovely, lingering spice. Which means it would be perfect to bring to a picnic, or even to the batting cages on a super hot afternoon. “But, if the salad is spicy, why would you want to eat it when it’s…

Basil, Lime, Mint and Ginger Water

This recipe is a little slice of heaven on a 93° afternoon. It’s as cold as a popsicle, and tastes like pure freshness. And the best part is, that it’s simple – which makes it perfect when you can barely tear yourself away from the fan.

Turkey, Kale and Lemongrass Fried Dumplings

This is an inadvertently healthy (adjacent) dish. Sure it’s fried, but it’s shallow fried for about a minute. And it has as many vegetables as it does meat.

Gochujang Turkey and Bok Choy

Are you in the mood for the simplest dinner ever? Seriously, ever? Then you’re going to love this. I kept meaning to try Gochujang (a hot Korean paste made from red chilies and soybeans) and had been making notes to myself to look for some. It sounded delicious.