Ultimate Tomato Sauce

This is not the best tomato season I’ve ever seen but it’s not the worst either. The first few tomatoes were pretty sad looking but as summer has progressed they are looking much better. As is often the case, the wild volunteer plants are the healthiest and most productive. Every few days there are enough … More Ultimate Tomato Sauce

Corn Crepes With Scrambled Eggs & Spicy Cilantro Sauce

Yesterday I made corn crêpes using finely ground cornmeal. We enjoyed them with black bean chili, and the extras we ate drizzled with honey. They tasted just like cornbread. I made corn crêpes again this morning and used them to make scrambled egg enchiladas with cilantro sauce. This time I used masa harina instead of … More Corn Crepes With Scrambled Eggs & Spicy Cilantro Sauce

Waldorf Salad

With Honey Crisp Apples and seedless red grapes in our shopping cart it made me think of Waldorf Salad. Instead of using a mayonnaise dressing I made a sauce with cashew nuts. Ingredients in the cashew sauce were: cashews (soaked in water a few hours) lemon juice nutritional yeast agave nectar onion powder garlic paste … More Waldorf Salad

Creamed Corn & Cauliflower With Hatch Chilis Over Roasted Potatoes

A couple summers ago a friend invited us to pick as much Silver Queen corn as we wished from his farm. We picked a lot of corn, and it has been taking up a lot of space in our freezers. Unfortunately, when we picked it, the corn was a little over mature, making it rather … More Creamed Corn & Cauliflower With Hatch Chilis Over Roasted Potatoes