Tag Archives: summer

Bread Salad (Panzanella)

Bread salad is classic and to me is the essence of summer. Basil, cucumbers, succulent tomatoes, all right outside in my garden. This is nice cool salad to have on a warm summer evening. It is the perfect side for … Continue reading

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Stone Fruit Pie

    Stone fruits are still in full swing around my parts. A couple of weeks ago I went picking and ended up with more fruit than I knew what to do with. I usually make crisps, but decided to … Continue reading

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Gazpacho-cold summer vegetable soup

The AC is on and the windows are closed.  It isn’t even as hot as it was a month ago, but it feels like summer-warm winds, leaving work by 5pm, laying out by the pool, and lots of grilling. Gazpacho … Continue reading

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Strawberry Margarita Pie

This weekend I will be attending a “Sies de Junio” party.  The party is mostly going to be a booze fest, however our host is providing snacks, so I decided to be polite and bring a dessert.   I saw … Continue reading

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Strawberry Ice Cream

I love ice cream.  Warm weather, cold weather.  It doesn’t matter.  I will eat it any time, any day.  A while ago my mother bought me a Cuisinart ice cream maker.  It was the perfect gift, but I have to … Continue reading

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