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Tarte Tatin: A Promise Kept.

Tarte Tatin: A Promise Kept.

| November 6, 2009 | 0 Comments

I had forgotten my promise of teaching him how to make Tarte Tatin, since it was about two lifetimes ago. I do, however, like to think of myself as a man of my word. So, Ron, though it’s about six or seven years after the fact, and you now live on the other side of the continent, I will do my best to answer your questions. By opening this up from a simple email into a blog post, I encourage others with more Tarte Tatin expertise to weigh in, if you like.

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Upside Down Apple Gingerbread

Upside Down Apple Gingerbread

| September 20, 2009 | 0 Comments

It wasn’t until I started my own tradition of Rosh Hashanah dinners that I realized, with great liberation, that as an adult with her own kitchen I never had to serve, or eat, honey cake again. Instead, I would make gingerbread, baked with an upside-down layer of sweet apples or pears in a buttery caramel.

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Philo Apple Farm Hard Cider: Ahhhhh

Philo Apple Farm Hard Cider: Ahhhhh

| August 30, 2008 | 1 Comment

Last May, we took our first trip to Mendocino. After breakfast at the most amazing bed and breakfast in the area and a hike along the coastal cliffs, we drove inland along the Redwooded Rt. 128 to the Philo Apple Farm.

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Fall Fruit: Recipes from the Blogosphere

Fall Fruit: Recipes from the Blogosphere

| October 16, 2007 | 0 Comments

As we near Halloween, my seasonal fruit larder is changing. Gone are peaches, plums and nectarines replaced by pomegranates, apples and persimmons. Hamada Farms and Twin Girls Farm supply my pomegranates, and I choose apples from Hidden Star Orchards, Devoto Gardens and Flatland Flower Farm. As usual, I turn to my fellow bloggers for recipes […]

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