One of the most rewarding things about summer is enjoying what you have grown. Currently my rhubarb has been harvested but there is barely a strawberry in site to make Strawberry-Rhubarb Jam. So here is my tutorial on how to enjoy your rhubarb harves
This rosy pink jam looks sweet as pie but it has a secret: the tingle of ginger (raw and candied), just enough bite to keep things interesting. Try it on a cream biscuit or in a thumbprint cookie for a fun twist on a standard!
Preserved spice rhubarb makes great desserts as well as a lovely cocktail from the resulting syrup. My daughter thinks eating rhubarb is for barbarians, so the cocktail is aptly dubbed, the "Rhubarbarian."