Posts Tagged ‘fruit’

Panache Fig

Monday, September 16th, 2013
Panache Figs

Panache Figs

Review

Panache Fig

I bought a small basket of gorgeous, decadent Panache Figs (also known and Tiger Stripe) this week at the Farmers’ Market.  I haven’t bought many figs yet this season, and was greatly missing them.  I think I’ve had Panache Figs (or at least a Panache Fig) in the past, but not recently.
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Satsumas

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012
Satsuma

Satsuma

Satsumas

Last winter I picked up some of these satsumas for the first time. The vibrant orange, slightly crinkled skin with the deep green leaf attach at the stem looked too good to pass up.
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Persimmons

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012
Fuyu Persimmon

Fuyu Persimmon

Persimmons

The two most common varieties of persimmons found in the US are Fuyu and Hachiya. These persimmons have different characteristics, so what you plan to do will determine which type you should use.
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How to Prep a Pomegranate

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012
Pomegranate

Pomegranate

Tuesday Tip


How to Prep a Pomegranate

When I first started finding and using pomegranates I heard and read a few various techniques for removing the seeds. The most common method I saw was cutting the pomegranate in half, taking a rolling pin, and hitting it to release the seeds. All this managed to do for me was release a few seeds and splatter a lot of red juice.
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Chopped Cucumber and Watermelon Salad with Crumbled Goat Cheese

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012
Chopped Cucumber Watermelon and Goat Cheese Salad

Chopped Cucumber Watermelon and Goat Cheese Salad

Chopped Cucumber and Watermelon Salad with Crumbled Goat Cheese
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