Category Archives: vegetable
To be filed under ‘bizarre afflictions’, I awoke recently to a cup of coffee that left me with a bitter taste in my mouth. Not thinking much of it, it wasn’t until that evening that I realized that everything I’d … Continue reading
Oh, hi. I just tripped into this space and found lots of cobwebs, as well as an unused post — one filled with juicy purples and greens from July — that has been dangling here, waiting. Being something … Continue reading
How to eat a carrot? The question was: what to do with this beauteous bunch of small, sweet, just-picked carrots procured at the small farmers’ market in northern Vermont. I opted to shred a couple of them, and in combination … Continue reading
A small bowl of cool romaine and radicchio leaves with a little bit of crumbled feta on a sweltering afternoon.
The other side of the year means hot, hazy evenings with muggy breezes and mosquitoes. And it means tomatoes of all sorts. Late July.
Romanesco looks like a cross between broccoli and cauliflower, but tastes more like cauliflower (and is actually a member of the cauliflower family). While its appearance is something of a spectacle – perhaps a forest in a sci-fi story, or … Continue reading
1. I have not forgotten about following up on the baked beans…I have been preoccupied with a deadline and haven’t had time to sort through the images, but I will do so in the next day or two. 2. I … Continue reading
Surprise! You’d think it would be difficult to overlook this shocking pink nylon bag filled with a pile of root vegetables, but miss it I did. And with its discovery, I realized that what I thought was the last turnip … Continue reading