When you think of summer what food comes to mind? Watermelon? Ripe tomatoes? Sweet corn? Mostly I think of fresh, ripe fruit and vegetables. I also think of wandering around the Farmers’ Markets and seeing all the fresh fruit and veggies. Ah…summer. AdvertisementsRead More Whip It! Whip it Good…Blueberries with Maple Whipped Cream
It’s been a busy and hectic couple of months for the Schmautzhaus and Yes!Chef! and I have not had much time to attend to this poor little blog. I apologize and promise to do better in the new year.Read More Merry Christmas Cookies and Cheer!
Can it possibly be Labor Day already? The last of summer. The last hurrah. No more beach picnics. Kids are in school. Sigh. But, even if you can’t have campfires (like here in the Sierras because of the drought) or it’s too cold to go to the beach, you can still make these Indoor Gourmet […]Read More Please may we have S’more? With Bacon? (Indoor Gourmet S’mores)
Clafoutis definition: Baked French dessert of fruit, traditionally black cherries, arranged in a buttered dish, and covered with a thick flan-like batter. The Clafoutis is dusted with powdered sugar, served warm and sometimes served with cream. Gesundheit: used to wish good health, especially to one who has just sneezed. I have made Clafoutis before, but […]Read More Cherry Clafouti…Gesundheit
And Merry Christmas to all! This is the happiest time of year for the Elf Family and they are especially impressed with the last two homes on our Virtual Holiday Home Tour.Read More Deck the Halls Holiday Home Tour Finale and Saltine Toffee to send you on your way, hey!
Well, here we are with another couple of Virtual Holiday Home Tours. I am very excited to showcase these beautiful homes with their gorgeous decorations. Let’s get right to it.Read More Deck The Halls Holiday Home Tour Part II AND Is fudge a bad word?
It’s a good thing this recipe finishes up the last of the fresh, juicy peaches given to us by a friend of our youngest son because I was running out of clever headlines using peaches. Ha! We had about 6-7 peaches left and Yes!Chef! said we needed (I use the term, “We”, loosely because Yes!Chef! […]Read More Do you have Thyme for Peaches and Cream (Fresh Peach and Thyme Gelato)?