Strawberries, not rhubarb

Paul called me after going to the Green City Market this morning (Saturday.) He picked up some fresh strawberries, but there was no rhubarb to be found — it’s going out of season. So we may have to drop the delicious rhubarb crumble from the dessert menu, and put the strawberry shortcake on instead. Mind […]

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Strawberry Fields

You can imagine my delight at the sight of large spreads of strawberries everywhere at the Green City Market this morning. It did present a problem: I had to pick someone’s strawberries, and they almost all looked great. Strawberries, like apples and many other fruits, come in countless cultivars, some better for fresh eating, others […]

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