If you live in area with rainy Falls and freezing Winters, prevent soil erosion and harm to crops and equipment by winterizing your garden. Here's one Pacific Northwest gardener's checklist for "putting the garden to bed".
A symphony of cello's is a post that explains you from A to Z how to make beautiful liqueurs like Bergamocello, Lamponello and Zenzerino yourself. Those unknown little brothers from the famous Limoncello are easy to make, you just need to know how,
Acid cheeses, like mascarpone and ricotta, are some of the easiest, quickest cheeses you can make at home, not to mention much less expensive and tasty than store-bought. This year I baked my holiday pumpkin pie with freshly made mascarpone. Yum!
Making mozzarella can be tricky but when I found some buffalo's milk I was determined to give it a go. Using just citric acid and rennet to set the milk, I managed to eventually produce a small but perfectly-formed ball of mozzarella cheese.
Why you should welcome this beautifully coloured, decorative wild mushroom - the amethyst deceiver (laccaria amethystea) - into your life. Including tips on how to identify it, its place in your kitchen and how best to prepare and serve it.
Set it and forget it...at least temporarily! Oven render lard at a low temp and do your laundry, wash the car and hike mount everest if you can do it under 6 hours! All while rendering your lard with this easy oven technique.