Tag: basil salt

A Farmers Market Table

I’m taking a trip to the Farmers Market via the table! I had a little tabletop inspiration with a trip to one of our local Farmers Markets to enjoy some farm fresh summer veggies and peaches while they last, soon to be replaced by fall’s bounty of apples, pumpkins and winter squash. I also had some inspiration…

Gathering in the Garden~ Tomatoes

I’m joining The Novel Bakers with Gathering in the Garden: From lifelong friends, artists, and gardeners, comes a delightful little gift book full of ideas to transform ordinary events into garden parties, complete with menus and recipes. Gathering in the Garden  begins with a Tomato Taste-Off. I’m savoring that last bit of summer with tomatoes fresh from…

Basil Salt

I found this idea for using up your basil by making basil-flavored salt in my September issue of Food Network Magazine! Since I have pesto in the fridge and freezer, I thought I’d make some to preserve the flavor of summer and enjoy with the last of the summer tomatoes since my basil runneth over~ I tend to be less diligent at removing…