Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
Fresh wild Alaskan salmon from the Copper River gets the gravlax treatment. Easy to do with luscious, buttery results.
Head cheese made from salmon heads, a technique developed by the folks at Ideas in Food.
This curing recipe involves vodka and is particularly successful: instead of giving a marked alcohol taste to the fish, the vodka blends in and produces a very mellow result.
Homemade bagels. Homemade cream cheese. Homemade smoked salmon. It's hard not to type in all-caps.
Cinco de Mayo is coming up! Why not cure your salmon in tequila this year?
My smokin' hot post for the April Charcutepalooza challenge.
A breakfast entirely made from scratch.
Hot Smoked Salmon for Charcutepalooza
Charcutepalooza continues with smoked pork and fish plus a recipe for fish stew
Ginger-Orange Smoked Salmon Tacos with Avocado, Tomatillo Salsa, and Roasted Sweet Meat Pumpkin... and some instructions for using a smoker