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

Sumac Pomegranate and Cumin Chicken

Once you start playing with pomegranates, it’s hard to stop playing with pomegranates. Last week it was ice cream, this week it’s this luscious chicken. Pomegranates are bright and tangy – and of course they make everything look amazing. Especially when we’re in the midst of January and need an…

Spicy Pomegranate, Rose, and Sumac Chicken

I’ve wanted to play with pomegranate molasses for a while, but I kept forgetting to put it on the shopping list. And then finally once I got through a huge 6-week deadline, I told myself a bottle of that would be a little treat for myself. (And Jedd too, because…

Spicy Thai Noodle and Egg Stir Fry

What can you do with a bulb of kohlrabi, a few eggs, a dozen strands of chives and a handful of peanuts? No, this isn’t the season finale of Chopped. This was what I saw this morning – hungry, in need of coffee, and with my lower back still throbbing…

Hot and Spicy Roasted Pecans

This time of year, all I want are homemade roasted nuts. (Correction, I’m actually a raging peanut addict all year long. But during the holidays, all I want are roasted pecans.) And these guys are fiery, salty, and completely addictive. Jedd doesn’t even like pecans and he ate about a…

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.