grilled teriyaki beef with wasabi and rice vinaigrette
stephanie klein's last of summer chopped salad, and now i know that cheesecake factory sells their dressings (which is exactly what makes their salads totally unhealthy)
peach fennel blue cheese pizza
Strawberry & Peach Jam, because the mangoes got squishy!
typical summer fare, mango salsa with corn chips
Vanilla Bean Cupcakes with Brown Sugar Fig Filling and Orange Blossom Honey Frosting - it's fig season now, make the most of it!
Tomato jam. A nice spoon plenty of flavor
The start of my tomato procession - headed to sauce.
[SlowFood] Squash blossoms stuffed with basil and fresh goat cheese -- straight from the goat!
Dimply Plum Cake.
Stuffed peppers the way my mum makes them in Croatia.
In the mood to celebrate (or mourn) the end of summer? How about sparkling wine sangria?
Peach, Apricot and Cherry Pie. A slice of summer.
Beautiful raspberries for a Raspberry Panna Cotta
Not having a garden won't stop me from making zucchini muffins...
Perfect and easy cornbread. Just right for the end of the summer.
chilled fennel soup w/crab, avocado & grapefruit
ah, the slow, majestic drip of blackberry juice out of one heck of a pie...
Spanish chilled Sangria - the official summer refreshment!
Tartlettes of Sweet Valencia Oranges - Perfect for holding on to the last days of summer.
Joy the Baker makes Cantaloupe Sherbert. Eat the melon.
Hiyashi Chuuka - Cold Noodles
Late Summer in a jar: Fresh fig and anise seeds jam!
Individual peach galettes made with fresh peaches from the farmer's market.
A Blueberry Peach Cobbler turned on it's head.
Quick but ultra elegant dessert perfect for a late summer tea.
Jalapeno mint peach cupcakes; yes you do want them.
Summertime Cheesy Grits. Loaded with pepper jack, roasted veggies, fresh herbs, and bacon.
When life hands you zucchinis....make dumplings!
Quick! Before the last of the beets run out at your local farmer's market: try this summer borscht.
Peach Yogurt Parfait. Good for you food can be pretty too!!
Basil Chocolate Ice-Cream with toasted coconut.
A simple sendoff to my homegrown cucumbers
Tomato, Mozzarella & Salami Pasta Salad.
Fresh fig filled chocolate candy bar. You can not go wrong with just 2 ingredients!