Tag Archive: vegetarian

Dec 09

Autumn Olive Taste Test

A full third of tasters preferred autumn olive wine to a commercial pinot grigio

Apr 06

Phragmites “Cossack asparagus”

Phragmites Cossack asparagus

“Cossack asparagus” is traditionally the young shoots from Common Cattail, but it’s very close to the Phragmites shoots we collected. And like asparagus, one of the best recipes is the simplest. A little boiling, butter, salt, and pepper

Feb 10

Recipe: Himalayan blackberry smoothie

Photo courtesy of Sheina Sim

Everyone has leftovers, here’s what I did with some of mine: Ingredients: 1 cup ice cubes 1 cup frozen yogurt 1 cup thoroughly washed and frozen Himalayan blackberries ½ a frozen banana ¾ cup orange juice Instructions: Place ice cubes in a blender and crush Add the rest of the ingredients in the order they …

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Feb 09

Recipe: Himalayan blackberry custard pie

Photo courtesy of Sheina Sim

To keep things simple and honor the deliciousness of the theme ingredient, I decided to make a blackberry custard pie. Ingredients: 1 9″ Pie crust (you can buy one frozen or make it yourself) 2 cups vanilla custard (directions below) 2 cups Himalayan blackberries Instructions: Bake pie crust at 450⁰F for ~20min until it is …

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