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My Most Memorable Meal of 2014

It didn’t take place at a restaurant, so it didn’t make my Top 25 List, but it was pure magic nevertheless. Perhaps it was all the more sweet because it took place at my home, but I suspect a meal […]

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Dining at The Dairy – Dancing Ewe Farm

I don’t know too many people who work harder than Jody and Luisa Somers, the farmers and artisans of the delightful Dancing Ewe Farm in Granville, NY.  Already busy raising their family, tending to their sheep, making outstanding cheeses and […]

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Sunday Photo – Dancing Ewe Farm Cacciatorini

I’ve become addicted to these supple, peppery aged pork links from the Salumeria at Dancing Ewe Farm. Just pork, salt and black pepper in natural casing are sweet, savory and spicy with a flavor that keeps me slicing more. I […]

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A Day at Dancing Ewe

With their cheeses on the menu and used in restaurants like Babbo, Daniel and Del Posto amongst others, Dancing Ewe Farm is amongst the forefront of new high quality, American cheese makers. Located in the bucolic, cheese tradition rich setting […]

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Summer Salad – Heirloom Tomato

One of the best things about August where I live is that it marks prime tomato season, when the local Farmers markets start to be over-run by delicious, juicy heirloom tomatoes. During this month tomato salads become a […]

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Scenes From the Market (Saratoga)

These photos are combined from a few recent visits to the Saratoga Farmers Market.

Strawberries & rhubarb from Kilpatrick Family Farm

Shoppers at Pleasant Valley Farm

Great greens at New Minglewood Farm

Fresh sheep's milk ricotta at Dancing Ewe […]

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A Birthday Dinner – 51

I turned 51 this week. It wasn't a milestone, but I figure it is better to celebrate it than not have it. The last few years, I have been able to celebrate my birthday with dinners at well […]

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The Saratoga Outdoor Market is Open!

These fiddleheads are from Kilpatrick Family Farms. Many of my other favorite farms were back back today as well. It's always good to see old friends, but I was also excited to see a new vendor at the Saratoga […]

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