Posts in category "Baking"
[Note: Diana Zinkl, a fellow Michigan State grad and D.C. expat, noted recently that she had success with a gluten-free version of a peach cobbler recipe she'd found on the Web. I reminded her that I'd posted a pretty neat, all-purpose fruit cobbler recipe in June, and Diana -- who now lives in Colorado --... Read more »
Barb and I are invited to attend a friend’s 4th of July cookout in the Chicago ‘burbs. It’s a pot luck, so what to bring for this most-American of all holidays? Well, for any of you who have been kind enough to check out the Cooler on the Lake Shore blog, one of the answers... Read more »
This has been one of those catch-up chore days from hell. Yet somehow, I managed to find time to do this. This beauty, the latest in my series of farmers’ market-driven fruit cobblers, is raspberry-strawberry-rhubarb, all Michigan-grown and purchased at Chicago’s Green City Market. If this makes you want to do some indoor baking of... Read more »
Our observation point here on Lake Michigan provides a view of the curving tip of North Avenue Beach. It being Thursday and all, it looks through the long lens like the beach is pretty human-free today. But it won’t be this weekend if the approaching heat wave in the forecast comes to bear. Take advantage... Read more »
Okay, I guess it serves me right. You can’t post outright food porn — like this photo of the strawberry-rhubarb cobbler I made earlier this week — without having people ask for the recipe. Now the first thing I have to admit is that this is not a personal recipe, but one that I... Read more »