Building A Sandwich

Despite cucumbers being on the menu daily we are not keeping up with production. I’ve already made a tiny batch of refrigerator pickles, and I foresee more pickling in the future.   The cucumber feature on today’s menu was in a sandwich. Part of a loaf of Cuban bread (that’s what the bakery called it) … More Building A Sandwich

Mushroom Burgers

I enjoy burgers (veggie for me) with any combination of the many traditional accompaniments: mayonnaise, mustard, ketchup, sliced onion, pickle slices, pickle relish, cheese, tomato, lettuce, alfalfa sprouts etc. Another way I enjoy burgers is topped with caramelized onions and mushrooms.   I usually add a few ingredients to make it into a sauce. This … More Mushroom Burgers

Playtime Silliness

A mature onion left in the ground unharvested sends up a flower stalk before blooming and going to seed. The stem is hollow and sometimes bulges out to quite a large size. The last few years I have contemplated stuffing the swollen stems with some sort of food item to then be cooked on the … More Playtime Silliness