All posts in CloverFields Farm and Kitchen

Poor Mary, Sneaky Saul, And The Best Kettle Of Soup Mary Ever Made

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 17, 2015 | Category : CloverFields Farm and Kitchen

spider egg soup

Many years ago, there was a couple that lived way up on a hill down in Hardin county. It really took a while to get to their house since the road ended at the bottom of the hill, and a person had to walk about a quarter of a mile along...

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July 4th Favorites: Coleslaw and Pie

By: | 0 Comments | On: July 8, 2014 | Category : CloverFields Farm and Kitchen, Cooking, Holiday Celebrations, Recipes, Uncategorized

Coleslaw is from the Dutch word, koolsla. Kool meaning cabbage and sla the word for salad. Early Dutch settlers grew cabbage along the banks of the Hudson river in New York and made slaw from their harvest as early as 1785. This Dutch slaw was in a vinegary dressing. American...

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Shortbread

By: | 0 Comments | On: March 28, 2014 | Category : Baking, CloverFields Farm and Kitchen, Cooking, Recipes

Ready to chill in the freezer then bake.

I never considered shortbread as a cookie of choice. Boring, dry, and old fashioned would be my description until my sister brought up the subject. Seems that she has been sworn to secrecy regarding a Scottish shortbread recipe. Secrecy? Shortbread? I was intrigued. Even Mom got into the game by...

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Gearing Up For The Upcoming Holidays

By: | 1 Comment | On: November 6, 2013 | Category : CloverFields Farm and Kitchen, Holiday Celebrations, Recipes, Uncategorized

When I was at WDRB yesterday, I demonstrated a potato-based appetizer and a casserole dish. Below are all of the recipes including the ones demonstrated. Stuffing Crackers (snack) Makes:  8 dozen 1” x 3” rectangular crackers   Ingredients: 1-1/4 cups all purpose flour ¾ cup crushed dry stuffing mix (I used...

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Grapes

By: | 0 Comments | On: August 31, 2013 | Category : CloverFields Farm and Kitchen, Preserving

concordgrapes stock photo

     I’ve been trying to find grapes to buy for years. No joke. Years. There is a place down the road about 10 miles and honestly, I think they tease me with their sign advertising blueberries, blackberries, and grapes. Every year for the past 3 years I have called...

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A Friend in Need; The Environment

By: | 0 Comments | On: July 4, 2012 | Category : CloverFields Farm and Kitchen

Post By: Guest Blogger, Kiersten Washle         When it comes to a friend who is in need, we all know that our hearts would go out to our pal and we would do anything within our power to help them. Today, I think we should reevaluate our...

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