Recipes

Simple Roasted Garlic

 
 
Roast garlic is now served in many fine restaurants in place of table butter for bread. Once roasted, garlic loses its sharpness and becomes sweet, rich and tender. It is very simple and makes an elegant statement at a formal dinner or a leaner alternative to spread on your bread every day. And don't be afraid to add liberal amounts to blended spreads and dips.
 
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Fun with Onions

Baked Onions With Feta
 
If you store your onions properly, you can enjoy this little treat with local onions all winter long. 
 
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Sweet and Spicy Burdock

This time of year you may find Burdock at your local market or Coop. You might also gather it in your backyard. It is the root from that plant that carries those irritating marble sized burrs that stick to your socks and gloves as you walk through woods and meadows. Do a web search to find out ways to indetify and harvest it. Here is how you might cook it
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Maple Syrup Tart

Our friend Christina discovered that the ingredients for the "Maple Syrup Tart" on page 157 of the book are missing. That is unfortunate because this is a great and very simple recipe. Here are the ingredients that go with the directions. This a great alternative to pumpkin pie for Thanksgiving Maple Syrup Tart 1 recipe basic pie dough (see appendix) 1-1/2C maple syrup1C heavy cream1/4C cornstarch1/4C cold water1/2C chopped pecans or walnuts Prepare pie dough a read more
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Leek

Leek, Potato, and Coriander Bake
 
Rich late season comfort food.
 
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