Fresh Fruit Compote

Fresh Fruit Compote

Seasonal fresh fruit compotes make super-refreshing snacks or desserts to have on hand year-round. Place one in a Mason jar in the frig to enjoy throughout the week. Compotes are nice when served atop non-dairy ice cream or on vanilla or lemon cake. They also make...
Strawberry Sorbet

Strawberry Sorbet

Pretty light pink and luscious, the wine keeps ice crystals from forming, yielding a silky texture. Makes 4 to 6 servings or 3 to 4½ cups 2 pints strawberries, 4 cups or 1¼ pounds, hulled; or 2 10-ounce packages frozen unsweetened strawberries (yields 2 cups...
Heirloom Pinquito Bean Chili

Heirloom Pinquito Bean Chili

The Rancho Gordo Heirloom Bean Grower’s Guide, Steve Sando’s 50 Favorite Varieties is full of photos and information on the history and use of these precious beans. Makes 4 to 6 servings or 6 or 7 cups 1 cup heirloom chili beans (Santa Maria Pinquitos, Good Mother...