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

Cheddar, Broccoli and Chicken Hand Pies

I’m a big fan of chicken. Specifically, I’m a big fan of making fun things with leftover chicken. I’m also a huge fan of cheese, dill, and broccoli. See where this is going? Oh, yeah. Hello, creamy, dilly, savory, chicken hand pies. The other fun thing about this recipe is…

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…

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 Popovers with Cinnamon Butter

Last weekend when it was really – actually – hot in Vermont in late October, Jedd and I went apple picking in the islands of Lake Champlain. And we over indulged. We came home with a lot of apples. Many, many, apples. So, this recipe although incredibly delicious didn’t do…

Sichuan Peppercorn Crusted Pork Tenderloin with Cardamom Applesauce

Do you like to have your tongue tingle? If so, you’re going to really, really, love this recipe. Sichuan peppercorns literally make your tongue dance, and when that’s combined with sweet and savory applesauce – you’re in for a treat. This is something that would be perfect for a fall…