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

Chili Chocolate Coconut Bites

Earlier today I saw a television ad for an Almond Joy bar and I thought, “Wow. I haven’t had one of those since about 2002. Man, does that look insanely good.” However, having a day off – and not feeling like leaving the apartment –  I thought I’d take a…

Blueberry Switchel

I feel like I have a “drink opening problem.” Scratch that. I know I have a problem opening containers. I’ve been guzzling iced tea during this hot spell, and my favorite type of iced tea has a weird clear plastic ring that you should be able to pull straight down…

The Perfect Summer Drink: Cherry Basil Gin and Tonics

We received a ton of gorgeous basil in our CSA this week, and I have cherries on hand because – well – I’ve been craving everything cherry recently. Chicken and cherries, cherry smoothies, so why not add some cherries to the everyone’s favorite summer cocktail? And then it dawned on…

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…

Cherry Tomato Parmesan Crisps

  Do you ever have an idea that you think will totally fail, but then you try it and it works and you have a huge grin for half an hour? That’s what happened to me with these delicious parmesan chips. I kept coming up with reasons why they wouldn’t…