Hotlips Makes it Big

Now it’s no secret that I’m a big fan of Hot Lips Soda, hand-crafted, real fruit soda which sources extra fruit from local farmers. Earlier this year, we were excited to know that you could purchase it in Seattle (though it had been well worth routing your road trip though Portland to pick it up.)…

The Fruits of My Research

So, I’m terribly greedy. Here I am surrounded by beautiful vegetables, vegetables that I’ve dreamed of all winter, and all I can think of is: FRUIT! Being a breath too late to secure some strawberries at the Bremerton farmer’s market yesterday has only made me more impatient. (The man said, as I was getting my…

Quince!

All those who played the game were correct. I believe it is indeed a quince. I poached it from a heavily laden tree in the park, now what to do with it? Alice, in Chez Panisse Fruit, a book I just happen to have from the library, says: “The decline of the quince may be…