Monthly Archives: June 2016

Pasta with Peas

I love garden fresh peas at this time of year. I have fond childhood memories of sitting at the kitchen table shelling them with my mom. We eat most of the peas raw, but one dish I like to make … Continue reading

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Grilled Salmon with Greek Skordalia 

We enjoyed our first wild sockeye salmon dinner of the season this past week. When we grill salmon I will often make a pesto or a butter sauce to go over the fish. I’ve recently been reading some cookbooks by … Continue reading

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Chocolate Fruit Bombe

My mom and sister both have June birthdays. We gather as a family to celebrate and every year they request this bombe cake, layers of chocolate cake with strawberries, bananas, peaches, and whipped cream. The original recipe came from my … Continue reading

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