Banana Season

January 21, 2010 0 Comments

Strawberries in the spring, summer’s stone fruits and the first apple of the fall, with each new season comes an array of different fruits and veggies at the peak of their tastiness just begging to be enjoyed. There is one fruit in particular however that no matter what the season may be manages to find …

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Hard Winter Squash

December 23, 2009 0 Comments

A cherished part of our longstanding traditions, hard squash make their appearance on our tables as early as October and linger in our ovens well into January or early February.  We celebrate their quirky shapes, unusual sizes and striped markings in front door displays and Thanksgiving centerpieces. They are versatile and readily available, and at …

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Lovely Lemons

May 25, 2009 0 Comments

Nothing says, “hello summer!” quite like a glass of fresh squeezed lemonade. Now I know summer does not officially start for few more weeks but Memorial Day weekend always feels to me like the unofficial kick off to summertime. Particularly when it’s a warm sunshiny one like we are having here in San Diego. Luckily …

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Scrumptious Simplicity

May 15, 2009 0 Comments

There is nothing quite like a salad of fresh tomatoes, basil and garlic on a warm sunshiny day. Nutritious, delicious and so simple to make a caprese chop salad is the perfect summery snack for the warm months that lie ahead.

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Sweets of Spring

May 8, 2009 0 Comments

Spring has arrived here in San Diego and brought with it a surplus of sweet strawberries! From breakfast to dessert and every delicious meal in between strawberries make a scrumptious addition to any dish.

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French Heirloom Potatoes in Vinaigrette

May 2, 2009 0 Comments

Our very first recipe! Much thanks to food writer Caron Golden for sharing her discoveries & hard work with all of us.  She records her adventures with food at San Diego Foodstuff and San Diego News Network. “To Market, To Market… With San Diego Foodstuff is your guide to the culinary treats found beyond our …

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