Tag: Rise Artisan Bread

Kitchen Sink

It’s Arrived!

    We have eagerly been anticipating the arrival of our 2013 extra virgin olive oil from Amelia, imported directly from the farm in Umbria, since the harvest in November/December. It’s arrived early this year!Umbria produces excellent tasting oil and is as good, or even better than Tuscan oil. On a visit to Montefalco in Umbria, we tasted […]

Kitchen Sink

Marmalade And The Price of Copper

A “guest” blog from Christopher Brown of “Rise Artisan” Breads. A cautionary tale on the best tool for the job being the only way to excel. Although we’re well past marmalade season I continue to plug along making a few batches a week with the supply of Seville oranges I’ve put into cold storage. A […]

Spring Appetizers

A Simple Radish Appetizer

Whenever I think radishes I think Spring is here! Slices of baguette Softened butter Worchestershire & Tabasco, you can substitute some anchovies if you like them. Sea salt & freshly ground black pepper New radishes such as French breakfast, sliced  – save the small young leaves & add to a salad Snipped chives   Combine […]