Gluten Free

Homemade Pear Preserves

Appetizers & Condiments

Bartlett pears were mainly used with an added Comice for this homemade pear preserves. Good texture with small chunks of cooked pear (not the consistency of apple sauce). Very good pear flavor!

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Homemade Pear and Apple Butter

Appetizers & Condiments
Pear and Apple Butter

This was a spot on recipe and a now a favorite in my repetoire. You’ll enjoy how the house fills with delicious aromas of sweet pears, apples, and spicy cinnamon starting into the third-hour or so!

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Spiced Pumpkin Butter – Slow Cooker or Stovetop

Appetizers & Condiments
Spiced Pumpkin Butter - Slow Cooker or Stovetop

Spiced Pumpkin Butter. The pumpkin flavor and spices comes through, it’s like a spreadable pumpkin pie without the crust!

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Baked Apple Chips and Pear Chips

Appetizers & Condiments
Baked Apple Chips and Pear Chips

For the chillier days ahead, here’s a small baking project that’s requires some time in the oven, but relatively little active time on your part – baked apple chips and pear chips.

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Paletas de fresa aka Strawberry Ice Pops

Desserts
Paletas de fresa aka Strawberry Ice Pops

Made with 4 cups of fresh strawberries, these paletas (Mexican ice pops) are loaded with fresh strawberries and depending on how much or little you purée it, it has a great texture. This is NO ordinary ice pop…

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Roasted Poblano Vinaigrette

Appetizers & Condiments
Roasted Poblano Vinaigrette

This roasted poblano vinaigrette has a smooth texture and is poblano flavorful without being overpowering. Depending on your chiles, it’s not spicy hot but tasty just the same!

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Parmesan-Thyme Roasted Acorn Squash

Autumn
Parmesan-Thyme Roasted Acorn Squash

Parmesan roasted on vegetables creates a textured and flavored exterior crust. Serve this Parmesan-Thyme Roasted Acorn Squash alongside a succulent chicken or other flavorful meats.

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