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

Lime and New Mexican Chile Powder Crisped Chickpeas

This fall Jedd and I were watching a cooking show and they used “New Mexican Chile Powder.” I’d never heard of it. Jedd had never heard of it. And I made a note to self to check it out. Then low and behold on my birthday two of my presents…

Instant Pot Chicken Mole

I’m not a “gadget person.” Sure, I have the necessities – a blender that can be stored on a shelf, a full-size food processor, and a mini-food processor that can be tucked away – but an instant pot just seemed silly to me. And then Jedd bought me one. Oh….

Chicken with Three Hot Pepper Sauce Tacos

Every year for my birthday Jedd gifts me with a new type of dried hot peppers. Pasillos, Chipotles, Arbol, etc. It’s a pretty great birthday gift because I get to play with new flavors – which of course is the gift that keeps giving. However, my bag filled with bags…

Instant Pot Pulled Chicken

This recipe couldn’t be simpler or more utilitarian. Who doesn’t need easy chicken that can function in pretty much any dish from chicken noodle soup to enchiladas, from a freezer staple to a quick weeknight casserole? Hello, luvah. We recently got an instant pot and now our inside joke is,…

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.