Humble crumble: easy finish to a perfect dinner

Blueberry and Pineapple Crumble

When it comes to desserts the world seems to fall into two camps: chocolate lovers and fruit lovers. No one will ever accuse me of short-serving my many chocolate-loving guests, but this one’s for the other half. This simple blueberry and pineapple crumble will delight all fruit lovers at the dinner table, and maybe even… 

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Toaster oven dinner: the last couple of weeks without our kitchen.

Summer time is canning time: our cucumbers did great. These are classic butter dill pickles.

Stripped Bass with Summer Corn: how to create the perfect crust for your fish fillet? It is not so difficult. Season both sides with salt and pepper. Dip the skin side into wondra flower and shake the excess off. Into the hot pan with peanut oil and a tablespoon of butter. Brown. No shaking, no… 

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Chilled cucumber soup with fresh dill: this is super easy to do. Sauté one onion in 2 table spoons of butter, add one potato, and a couple of cucumbers. Cook for 15 min in one quart of chicken stock, salt and pepper. Purée in a blender, adjust seasoning w a little lemon juice and cool…. 

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