Posts Tagged ‘pumpkin’

Escape To the Caribbean With This Cookbook

 

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This winter is a real doozy, and it is only half over! Dreams of sunning myself on a beautiful white beach somewhere in the Caribbean have been dancing in my head for the past several weeks, and my facebook feed is overflowing with photos of my friends doing just that. For those of us unable to make it down to the steel drums of Jamaica or any of the destination islands, maybe the best way to indulge in the tastes and aromas of the Caribbean is to open Jonathan Phang’s The Pepperpot Club- A Celebration of Caribbean Cuisine. Continue »



Family Day Survival Guide

A lot of stores will be closed for Family Day tomorrow, including ours, so we thought we’d put up a post today to give you some ideas for how to finish up your long weekend. This way you can stock up on what you need today and have a fun, stress-free day tomorrow.  Continue »



Pumpkin Seed Party!

Many of us will be elbow-deep in pumpkins in the upcoming week, plopping out the inner machinations of our jack-o-lanterns on yesterday’s newspaper, unaware that there is a healthy and delicious treat literally at our fingertips that may be otherwise headed for the green bin. Continue »



Use Pumpkin & Cranberries in New Ways

Dear Fiesta Farms:

Thank you for last week’s post about chutney. I’ve been thinking about the Thanksgiving dinner we are hosting for our friends and while I want a somewhat traditional affair, I thought we should mix it up a bit. We’re bored of cranberry sauce so are making a blueberry chutney, and we want a different dessert other than pumpkin pie. But what would Thanksgiving be without cranberries and pumpkin?! We don’t want to totally alienate the traditionalists. Can you help us out?

Autumnally yours,

Constance Continue »