Poached Cherries

Although the season is winding down, you can still find cherries here and there at some farmers markets and certainly in your supermarket. Suzen is always picking up a bag and sampling on the drive home. Last week, I was in Yellowstone National Park and my daughter...

Lamb Chops with Roasted Cherry Vinaigrette

Lamb Chops with Roasted Cherry Vinaigrette Yield: serves 6 Ingredients: For the vinaigrette: 1 pound fresh sweet cherries such as Bing or Rainer, pitted and halved 8 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil Sat salt, preferably gray salt Freshly ground black pepper 6...
Homemade Cherry Syrup

Homemade Cherry Syrup

That is cherry wood in the background. From a 12-foot cherry dining room table that Suzen fell in love with. And around which we built our house in the Catskills. I know that sounds a little backwards — a house for table, and for the dining room she craved. But that...
Bing Cherry Salsa

Bing Cherry Salsa

For pork, chicken, or cream cheese. Bing Cherry Salsa Yield: 1 cup Ingredients: 1 cup pitted fresh Bing cherries 1 tablespoon minced green bell pepper 2 tablespoon chopped fresh basil Grated zest and juice of one lemon ¼ teaspoon Worcestershire sauce Dash Tabasco...