Tag Archives: seasonalfood

20-Minute Homemade Strawberry Jam

Homemade strawberry chia jam

Hot muggy air. Countertops stained with berry juice. An all-day affair of simmering a pot of crushed berries only adding to the heat. A steam burn on your right hand when the boiling glass jar you picked up accidentally touched your skin. Arms sore, stirring and stirring and constantly stirring, feeling like you can’t possibly […]

Tart Ruby Rhubarb Refresher

Rhubarb, Orange & Beet Juice sm

Every year when fresh rhubarb makes its rounds in my garden or CSA basket, I make only one of two things with it: rhubarb crumble (on its own or with another fruit) and an oat bar sandwiched with a rhubarb jam. It’s always the same. So predictable, I know! This year, as the opportunities to […]

How to Make Flavoured Herbal Vinegars (and a recipe for chive blossom vinegar)

Chive-blossom-vinegar-finished

Chive blossom vinegar is not just any old flavoured vinegar. Take a look at that vibrant colour… Wow, right? And the flavour is just as unexpected and delicious! Chive blossom vinegar is a flavoured vinegar with a chive/onion flavour that goes well with everything you might dare to put it on. And it’s beautiful to […]