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This is my food journal, based mostly on local produce in season at Durham Farmers' Market. Sometimes I will eat out.
simplicity. eating raw. savoring the season.
Places in Durham that feed me
Durham Farmers' Market
Parker and Otis
Joe Van Gogh
King's Sandwich Shop
Geer St. Garden
Bull City Burger and Brewery
The Regulator Bookshop (it feeds my brain)
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So one thing you should know about me is that I eat a lot of pickles. I am always looking for good pickle recipes, and this was inspired by, of all things, rutabagas. I owe you a post on rutabagas … Continue reading
The problem with sugar snap peas is that even though you want to eat them straight off the vine, you will get full and there will be more peas than you can handle. Unfortunately, sugar snap peas don’t do very … Continue reading
So I have a confession. I love cabbage. I can’t stop eating it, and I miss it dearly in the summer. Part of it is because I grew up eating kimchi, which is spicy fermented cabbage, and it’s a taste … Continue reading
I made this for Halloween and apparently it was a real treat for many people, because they all liked it and want the recipe. Normally I don’t make raw kale salads, because the boy does not like raw kale. But … Continue reading
“The best thing about autumn, is that it can help you forget what a lousy summer it’s been.” (a brilliant observation by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall)(via The Blue Hour) My summer hasn’t been that lousy, but it hasn’t been filled with a … Continue reading
Happy Summer! In honor of the season, I thought I’d share a recipe using two classic summer ingredients, tomatoes and corn. The key to this salad is really good sweet corn, the kind that is a little creamy (or milky) … Continue reading
Geer St. Garden is my new favorite place in Durham for eating outside. It’s got family-style picnic tables on its outdoor patio, and when the nights are not humid and relatively cool, it is absolute heaven there. It is a … Continue reading
From a distance, you may be wondering if this new food truck called Pie Pushers is worth the hype. How about from this distance? Does that help? 🙂 As you might have guessed, Pie Pushers is a food truck that … Continue reading
In honor of the upcoming solstice, I thought I’d compose a local gift guide. They’re divided in two parts, in-town, and out-of-town. Just in time for your Saturday Durham Farmers’ Market (though they are also holding a special winter market … Continue reading