Tag Archives: Blueberries

Parfait(ish)! Better Berries!

I have covered this nifty trick for improving your berries – or, most any fruit, really – in other posts, which makes it a Parfait! (repeat) post. But! It would seem that I haven’t spotlighted just the method of macerating … Continue reading

Posted in Fruit | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fruit Salad With Cucumber

??? Yep, you read that headline correctly; I was looking at a surfeit of fruit and cucumbers that I was wonder what, exactly, to do with. But then, I was meeting friends for lunch and conversation and mebbe some wine. … Continue reading

Posted in Fruit, Salad | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fruit Salad With Lemon Curd Yogurt Sauce

SO, yes, I’ve done versions of this macerated fruit salad before, with Limoncello, and another version with Cointreau in place of the Limoncello. And all with that tasty lemon curd yogurt and honey sauce. This time, I was going to … Continue reading

Posted in Fruit | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Lemon & Blueberry Zucchini Bread

Rich came across this recipe somewhere on the web and thought it looked like something he would like. Except… the recipe on the interwebs called it a cake. Annnd, even tho’ the interwebs poster admitted that it was really a … Continue reading

Posted in Bread/Pastry | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Limoncello Fruit Salad

Brighten up your morning with a nice bowl of fruit – strawberries and blueberries in this case – tossed with a bit of limoncello* and sugar, then topped with a tasty lemon curd and Greek yogurt cream. Yum. My sister … Continue reading

Posted in Fruit | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Parfait! Blueberry Salad With Pita and Feta Cheese

When I first posted about this salad from Nadia G, I made it more or less the way she did, with Mshalale – a Lebanese string cheese – but substituted parsley for the mint, and dried cherries for the pomegranate … Continue reading

Posted in Parfait!, Salad | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mshalale Salad with Blueberries

We watched Nadia G. prepare this tasty salad, and immediately set about planning to make it ourselves. Kind of a Lebanese riff on panzanella – the salad is a tempting combination of blueberries, pomegranate seeds (ermmm, I used dried cranberries), … Continue reading

Posted in Salad | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Dried Blueberries

When I first tried adding blueberries to Aunt Beezy’s soda bread, I tried a trick I saw on the TeeVee – this person was making chicken pot pie and said that stirring in frozen peas kept ’em from getting crushed … Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Parfait! Aunt Beezy’s Blueberry Soda Bread

For our second Friday Parfait! Day – I’m going all the way back to earlier this month (!) and Aunt Beezy’s most excellent soda bread. I mentioned in the earlier post how Bob (Aunt Beezy’s daughter-in-law’s sister’s gentleman friend) had … Continue reading

Posted in Bread/Pastry | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Blueberry Clafoutis

Think French Fruit Flan. Traditionally, a clafoutis is made with cherries, or perhaps plums – and some purists prefer leaving the fruit unpitted, believing it tastes better (I’m assuming they’re talkin’ cherries here – unpitted plums would be a stone … Continue reading

Posted in Dessert | Tagged , | Leave a comment