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

Sweet and Spicy Whiskey Maple Carrots

Normally when you cook with whiskey, you use good bourbon. However, because Jedd likes whiskey and ginger as his “adult beverage” – we don’t always spring for the good stuff. So, considering the fact that this was made with whiskey that’s so inexpensive I’m embarrassed to name the brand –…

Spicy Sesame Asian Cabbage Noodle Salad

Holy, macaroni. It’s been hot in Vermont for the last few days. The cats won’t get off the floor, and just looking at the stove makes me wince. This is not the week juicy roast chicken, or au gratin potatoes. It is however, the week for cool and hearty salads…

Blueberry and Radicchio Mason Jar Salad

We just got off a 5-day road trip to visit family, and we ate so, so, so, much road food while traveling it made me antsy. But this time around we just didn’t feel like lugging a cooler up and down the Eastern seaboard. So, it was hot pretzels at…

Roasted Asparagus and Tomato Salad with Peppercorn Croutons

I love this salad. It’s simple, it’s elegant, it’s pretty, it’s buttery, and it’s peppery. What’s not to love?

Spicy Asparagus Potato Soup

So, what did you all think of the blizzard of 2017? As my grandfather used to say, “That was a humdinger!” I’m not nearly as enthusiastic about eclectic weather as he was, so my verbiage was a little more indelicate while I filled the bathtub with pails of water in…