Posted in July 2013

seeded hamburger buns

seeded hamburger buns

One of my favorite sounds can be heard in the summer and it undeniably has very little significance at any other time: it’s the crackling of ice breaking inside itself into small shards when it plunks into a cup of water. It’s a sound both quenching and refreshing. It’s a sound that’s often best coupled … Continue reading

strawberry-fennel seed cream scones

strawberry-fennel seed cream scones

I’ve had strawberries on the brain for weeks now. It started with a plastic basket of hand-picked ones that a friend of a friend had scavenged around her house in Portland. We ate a bruised bunch with stained fingers before we decided to bubble a pot of chocolate for dipping a hardened dark shell around … Continue reading