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

Frozen Grapes: They’re Like Candy

Last week I was talking with my mother when she asked if I had ever eaten frozen grapes. I told her that I hadn’t, and in fact I’d never even heard of them. She made them sound appetizing as a sweet snack or as a “grape cube” in a drink….

Candied Almonds with Sea Salt in an Apple, Bacon and Blue Cheese Salad

Candied Almonds with Sea Salt: A sweet surprise in an Apple, Bacon and Blue Cheese Salad

I’m not a big fan of sweets other than fruit, and I’m also not a huge blue cheese fan. But, the combination of sugar-coated almonds and blue cheese in this salad elevates both ingredients. It’s ridiculously good. Ridiculously. Good. I’ve been trying to really get into blue cheese for over…

Pomegranate, Grapefruit and Blueberry Salad in a Champagne Vinaigrette

Pomegranate, Grapefruit and Blueberry Salad in a Champagne Vinaigrette

Poor Demeter. Her daughter, Persephone, was taken by Hades and carried away to the underworld. Demeter was the goddess of agriculture and the earth withered as crops dried up because Demeter was only concerned with finding her daughter. The cries of the hungry forced Zeus to get involved, and he…

Apple, Summer Savory and Chipotle Chutney Tart

Apple, Summer Savory and Chipotle Chutney Tart

Oh, the lovely things we find at the farmers market. Jedd was afraid that this past week might be the last because of the weather. (It snowed on Friday. Yikes!) So he came home arms a-bursting with a big, beautiful bunch of summer savory, apples, onions, parsley, cilantro, tomatillos, peppers…