Category Archives: Culinary Experiments

Fire Wood and New Things in the Kitchen

We left for the farm after breakfast this morning, but earlier than we’ve managed to leave in a while.  We drove up to the cable across the driveway, I twisted the lock to the right combination of letters and it … Continue reading

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Pressing Cider from our own Apples

When I was little, I remember visiting a friend of my father’s who had a cider press.  While I was fascinated with the machine, I was suspicious of the final product which was dark and cloudy.  After all, the cider … Continue reading

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The sourdough experiment continues

After the failed sourdough bread a couple of weeks ago, I didn’t give up on sourdough.  Last Sunday, we got home from the farm and I thought it would be good to use some of the sourdough and to feed … Continue reading

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A couple of recent culinary experiments

Last night, our friends Chris and Kelly came over for dinner.  They brought with them some lovely samosas which were filled with potatoes, peas and a pleasant mix of spices.  These were quite tasty and not at all the appetizer … Continue reading

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