Category Archives: summer foods

A New Recipe From Chef Higby

Polish Pickles 6 cups water 2 cups white vinegar 6 tablespoons non-iodized salt Four dill heads (or large sprigs of dill) 4 garlic cloves 2 grape leaves 2 tablespoons pickling spice In a one gallon jar, place the dill, garlic, … Continue reading

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What To Do When Your Garden is Producing!

August Recipe of the Month: BLT APPETIZERS   40 cherry tomatoes 6 slices of bacon, cooked and chopped 2 cups chopped lettuce 2 – 3 tablespoons mayonnaise 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper Slice thin slice off … Continue reading

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July Recipe - Bananas Foster

This is one of my favorite breakfast recipes that my wife and I make at home. Bananas Foster - Serves 4 4 bananas, peeled and sliced on the diagonal in 2 inch chunks 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup brown sugar … Continue reading

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Dining in the Summer Heat

Summer heat and the heat from cooking are not a very good mix. When summer comes around, the idea of spending time in a hot kitchen is probably not a popular choice. Comfort foods that might be satisfying and warming … Continue reading

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Roasted Red Pepper Feta Dip Recipe

This is my new favorite dip recipe. It’s super easy, delicious and perfect to have after a day at the beach while relaxing on the deck with friends or family. It tastes even better when you roast your own peppers! … Continue reading

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