Peach & Confit Duck Crostini

July 5, 2011
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Ok, I swear on all that is delicious that this will be my last post for a while on peaches. I just can’t help myself, especially when they are combined with pulled duck and served atop crispy, garlicy crostinis. Yummers. Consider this an amazing option the next time you are struggling for an hors d’oeuvre […]

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Quick Fix: Arugula Peach Salad with Goat Cheese and Pistachios

June 29, 2011
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If you are beginning to think I have a slight peach obsession, you can consider yourself correct. The growing season is so short and peaches, when fresh and local, possess such a mind mindbogglingly good  flavor, that I eat them as often as I can get my hands on them. I make a point to buy […]

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Market Morsels: Peaches

June 2, 2011
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In the southern states Spring, and Summer for that matter, arrive a lot earlier then in many parts of the civilized world. This fact comes with both the good and the ill. While it may already be in the mid 90s (record highs yesterday, woohoo!) and many of us are sporting premature sunburns, we also […]

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Waste Not, Want Not: Scavenging for Peaches

May 10, 2011
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Some insane person on my street cut down a peach tree. Chopped it into pieces and threw it onto the curb. It was filled with baby peaches just beginning to turn a beautiful peachy color, but still too small to eat. I was walking the dog and stopped short. I ran back with a basket […]

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