Category Archives: Recipes

Edibles from the woods

Oh how we suffered not so long ago  from a winter that never seemed to come to an end. Suddenly  almost overnight all came alive! My daily walks in the woods over ice and snow shifted fast. White is now  replaced … Continue reading

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The End of The Northern Spy

Bundled up I head to Montgomery Place Orchards in Duchess County.  Each week endless assortments of apples keep arriving and changing as the season passes by. I was a bit concerned I might miss the last of the apples due to the … Continue reading

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Hudson Valley Delights

It’s been 3 years since I moved to the Hudson Valley and I have not one day regretted leaving Manhattan. I still go to NYC to cook as a guest chef on a regular basis. Last week I was there … Continue reading

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Traveling chef back on Roatan.

The day of my departure from NY 8 days ago I was still hanging in an elderberry tree. The berries where ready a month too soon. If I missed picking them I would not be able to make elderberry vinegar … Continue reading

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Save the date: Roatan guest chef nights

Guest Chef Series with Annemarie At Earth Mamas, West End Friday Aug 24th-2012 From 6:00  pm on Reservations:  or sign up with Kim @ Earth Mamas. West End Roatan, Bay Islands. Honduras Seated Dinner: Price: $30.00 per person. Beverages can … Continue reading

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A few Easy summer recipes for all to try.

Montgomery Farm here I come.  The apricots are  now in season. Their snap peas are out if this word as well. Thinking apricot compote: To go with it   a lemon cake, whipped cream and my dinner for my client is complete. … Continue reading

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Asian Delights

Preparations for the Secret Underground Dining Club this past Saturday are just as much fun as the party itself. One never knows who signs up. Guests don’t know what the meal will be. This round it was Asian night. The simple reason … Continue reading

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