Tag Archives: blueberries

Midnight martinis and a blueberry bonus

By Katherine I’ve had awful luck with blueberries this year. Don’t get me wrong, the berries themselves have been amazing. I’ve just made a series of kitchen mistakes, for example not adding a thickener to a blueberry pie. (My dutiful, … Continue reading

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Blueberry jam, Ozark style

We ran across a recipe for “Ozark Blueberry Jam” in a cookbook that sings the praises of Southern food, The Glory of Southern Cooking, by James Villas. We were intrigued for two reasons. For starters, we’re only a few hours … Continue reading

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Patriotic parfaits

By Katherine You were probably expecting red, white and blue since it’s the 4th of July. Cut me some slack. Red and blue make purple and this dish is quite purpley. It’s also quite simple, even more so if you … Continue reading

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One funky fruit salad and fruit recipes you’ll really like

Here’s a fruit salad that’s not for everyone. Grapes, blueberries, a little fresh tarragon, a little honey and blue cheese. I can practically hear Yummy Chunklet going “eww” from here. I wanted to share some other fruit ideas from some … Continue reading

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Updating the classic Blueberry Buckle

Katherine had this in the oven on a recent Saturday when I came home late. She’d also made me a martini. What can I say, some guys have all the luck! She adapted the recipe from one her mom made … Continue reading

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