Fresh Berry Pie

Courtesy Tracy Benjamin This morning, at the end of my work on community-supported agriculture farm, I picked a precious half-pint of raspberries. It took not only a little searching, but also avoiding the bees, which love the fragile, sweet berries nearly as much as I do. Over the weekend, I’ll gather some wild briar berries, […]

Peach … Something

Photo by Judith Hausman This dessert-without-a-name could just be called “delicious.” Not a pie, not a crisp, not quite a cobbler — still, this easy, seat-of-the-pants peach-something dessert was my solution for six or so seriously overripe peaches. I have enough peach jam, I didn’t have enough fruit to mount a canning operation and I find that […]

On a Limb

Don’t be afraid to go out on a limb. That’s where the fruit is. —H. Jackson Brown

Peach Barbecue Chicken

Summer’s star stone-fruit can take center stage at your next farm-side barbecue with this recipe.

Flat, or Saturn, Peaches

Flat peaches, or Saturn peaches, are becoming more popular, but not for reasons you might think.