Marjoram Capers

These pickled buds from a majoram bush are a reminder that herb flowers are both delicious and beautiful.

Herbed Vinegar

Use this recipe as a guide to create your own special herbed-vinegar blend.

Faucets, Digital Cameras and Vinegar

With temperatures well below zero, this past weekend was devoted to maintenance. I tore out old caulk around the shower and the tub and put in new.

Pickles and Relish

Photo by Judith Hausman The new pickles at farmers’ markets are making a real comeback from the traditional dill and bread ‘n’ butter. I also like to add eclectic flair to my preserved produce by making relish. Everything old is, as they say, new again. This weekend, in a traditional Russian deli in Brookline, Mass., I saw pickled […]