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Ripe

Week 33, 2021|Kristin Kimball|August 20, 2021

It is indisputably tomato season now. Have you seen the heirlooms? Striped German, German Johnson, Yellow Brandywine and Cherokee purple. They appeal to my love of irregular things — bumpy, streaked, imperfect, and […]

Sultry

Week 32, 2021|Kristin Kimball|August 13, 2021

Four days of intense humidity and high temperatures that held on overnight made for an uncomfortable week here. The rules of a hot week are: Sweat, rinse, repeat, and no matter what, keep […]

Good Husbandry

Essex Farm Pancake Recipe

2 cups Essex Farm pancake mix

½ cup butter milk 

2 eggs

2 Tablespoons oil (optional)

sugar to taste (optional)

Milk or water to texture

Incorporate eggs, oil, sugar, and buttermilk into pancake mix.  Add milk or water while stirring until batter is slightly lumpy.  Ladle about 1/3-1/4 cup batter onto hot greased pan.  Makes 8-12 cakes.

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