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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Summer time: tomato bread salad

Dilly Beans: Every year in July when the bush beans ripen we are looking forward to canning a batch of dilly beans. Pear onions, red bell pepper for color, red pepper flakes for a little bit of spice and of course generous amounts of dill seed. That dill seed also grows in our yard. Happy… 

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Gooseberry Cake: this is my grandmas recipe. One rarely finds gooseberries in the stores. Happy that the garden is doing well and we could harvest a bumper crop. With vanilla ice cream a perfect ending for a garden dinner

Simplicity wins: pesto fettuchini with shrimp