Basil · Besto Pesto · bounty · caprese · mozzarella · narragansett creamery · salad · Summer · tomatoes

Caprese Salad: How do I love thee? Let me count the ways!

1.) Traditional: Insalata Caprese (salad in the style of Capri) is a simple salad from the Italian region of Campania. The dish reproduces the colours of the flag of Italy.Alternately layer slices of garden fresh tomatoes and fresh mozzarella (my favorite mozz?: Narragansett Creamery‘s of course!) with basil leaves, sprinkle with sea salt and drizzle… Continue reading Caprese Salad: How do I love thee? Let me count the ways!

Bugs · cherries · cucumbers · Farmers' Market · Hope hIgh · local harvest · peaches · Saturday · Steamers · tomatoes

Saturday Market Report: Hope St.

Stopped by the Saturday market today at Hope High. It is always “old home days” when I go. Bound to run into at least one person I know! After saying hi to my friend Perry (who was selling his steamers, oysters and littlenecks), I ran into David Gracer, “The Bug Guy” he filled me on… Continue reading Saturday Market Report: Hope St.