Marmalade

After the blood orange marmalade went over well at the last Food Swap, I decided to get serious about making more before the blood oranges disappear from the markets.  So today is marmalade day!  We’re making two variations: blood orange (again) and lemon ginger.  Some day I might try a meyer lemon rosemary.  Hmm.

Lenox Place Preserves

Neighborhoods are weird things, aren’t they?  I think they have to do with the human tendency to reduce big things down into a reasonable size.  What i mean is that i live in the neighborhood of Lenox Place, which is in Decatur, which is in Dekalb County, which is part of Metro Atlanta. What sets…

Apple, goat cheese, and caramelized onion birthday tart

Our friend Kurt loves pie. No, that’s not quite right, it is more like he is obsessed with it, perhaps unhealthily so. So in April, when his birthday rolls around, he invites everyone to come over to his house and share pie. Minos and i came up with a plan for a pie with apple…