Tag Archive: strawberry

Apr 30

Strawberry bread


A few weeks back, I went on a major strawberry kick. I printed out all sorts of strawberry recipes and bought pints and pints of the (hopefully) sweet, red berries.

Apr 21

Pork loin with strawberry and avocado salsa


After a dreary winter, it’s fun to cook with colorful and fresh ingredients. That’s probably why this past weekend could have been called “Fun with meat and fruit salsa!” at my house.

Mar 29

Strawberry bellinis


Looking for an easy but elegant drink to serve at Easter brunch, but tired of mimosas? Try a strawberry bellini!

Mar 03

Chocolate pate with strawberry sauce


Last week, a coworker who is putting together The Tribune’s most recent Vintages magazine asked if I’d be willing to cook a recipe using zinfandel, and then take photos of it. The recipe and photos would then go inside the back cover of the magazine. I told her she may be putting a bit too …

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Feb 26

Waffles with fresh strawberry syrup

Tomorrow is National Strawberry Day! Which is a little odd, considering February isn’t exactly the height of strawberry season. But, hey, I’ll take strawberries however I can get them, even if it means I have to buy the plastic cartons of imported, overpriced, average-sized, marginally ripe berries from the grocery store, instead of the locally …

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Feb 17

Fresh berry cobbler

Fresh berry cobbler! (It's not pretty, but it's tasty.)

The other day, Joetopia sent me an e-mail making fun of a Heloise recipe we were running in the paper. It was for her No-Mix Cherry Pineapple Nut Cake, which many of her readers call “dump cake,” and it apparently grossed Joe out. I’m just guessing that from the way he included the word “gross” …

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Feb 10

Heart-shaped French toast with strawberry butter


Valentine’s Day is on a Sunday this year, so why not show the whole family how much you love them with a tasty breakfast?

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