Monthly Archive: October 2010
note: that amounts are approximate.
1 onion, peeled and chopped
About one pound of parsnips, peeled and cut into 2-3 inch chunks
Olive oil to coat bottom of soup pot
1 quart chicken or vegetable stock (Trader Joes’s is fine) or enough to generously cover the parsnips
Salt and freshly ground black or white pepper (more…)
The dry spell has officially ended! I guess it’s too much to ask, to have a balance between the sunshine and the rain and we have to accept the feast or famine pattern that has become the norm. Fortunately the fields here in Andover are very well drained and have been able to absorb the 7” of water that fell last week with no flooding. The greatest challenge during long rainy stretches is getting the harvesting done. (more…)