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Preserving apples, part 2: frozen slices

July 29th, 2008 · Comments Off on Preserving apples, part 2: frozen slices · Cooking for one, Cooking tips, Environment, Food preparation, recipes

If I knew then what I know now, I probably wouldn’t have undertaken this exercise in freezing apples. But this is how we learn, right? It started because I wasn’t of a mind to turn on the oven, so I decided to prep half my apples, freeze them and turn them into pie at some […]

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Preserving apples, part 1: getting saucy

July 27th, 2008 · 5 Comments · Food preparation, recipes

I finally got around to those apples, and my second adventure in food preservation for the year. (The dried mint was the first.) Seeing as I prefer to do things the hard way, I decided to turn some of the apples into applesauce and prep the rest for future pie-baking. Turns out I had a […]

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Free food coming my way!

July 21st, 2008 · 4 Comments · local food

I must look hungry. A week after Lynn gave me a bunch of food, my weightlifting teacher gave me a bunch of apples from his tree. “Take all you want,” he said. “We’re never going to be able to use them all.” He even grabbed a large paper grocery bag, handed it to me and […]

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