Tag Archives: Tomatoes

Cooking With Pumpkins and Squash – Review and Giveaway

This is Squash and Pumpkin Season.  Cooking With Pumpkins and Squash, by Brian Glover, Ryland Peters & Small publishers,  is the perfect answer when it comes to what to do with this unique vegetable we have in our boxes at … Continue reading

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Putting Up: A Year Round Guide to Canning in the Southern Tradition – Review and Giveaway

I enjoy putting away my own organic tomato sauce every year, and last year I actually made enough quarts of my “special sauce” to see us through the winter and into early summer. There is nothing better and healthier than … Continue reading

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Roasted Tomato Soup

When tomato season is at its peak, we make this soup with the tomatoes that are too ripe to slice for salads.  I find that if you use a combination of red and yellow tomatoes you get a beautiful orange … Continue reading

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Fresh & Local: Straight from Canadian farms to your table- Review and Giveaway

This week I have been lucky to have received a gourmet Canadian cookbook, Fresh & Local: Straight  from Canadian farms to your table, by Craig Flinn,  foreword by Michael Smith. About the Book Fresh & Local is a beautifully illustrated … Continue reading

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