"As the leaves fall and the autumn winds start to bite, it is that time of year when we can once again bemoan the fate of the Great English Apple"
The British traditional varieties, with their acidic, nutty and raisin flavours tend to be neglected for a sweet and vapid apples, but...
Read more: Mellow fruitfulness; ft.com
"If we had no faults of our own, we would not take so much pleasure in noticing those of others." ~Francois duc de la Rochefoucauld (quotegarden.com)
Delightfully yours, Food Meditations
Delicious, moist, apple
An easy way to get your apple a day, these 10 takes are perfect for celebrating the return of fall flavors — savory and sweet...
Read more: 10 Favorite Apple Recipes; food.com
It's smaller than a kumquat — about the size of your thumb — and smooth-skinned like a tomato. But...
Read more: Smaller, but sweeter; food.iafrica.com
The fervor for locally sourced produce bears fruit as jams, jellies and marmalades offer a year-round taste of fleeting seasonal crops. Plus, eaux-de-vie and jam recipes...
Read more: Spreading the word; wsj.com
Low pH acidity
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. But what to do with all those lemon peels?...
Read more: Twenty-Two Uses for Lemon Peels; divinecaroline.com
Common kitchen science
"Practice makes perfect", here are 25 tips that can save the day or just help you better understand common kitchen science...
Read more: 25 tips to make your meals simpler, tastier, healthier; seattletimes.nwsource.com
With fall arriving and local fruit options less abundant, it's time for a breakfast makeover...
Read more: Going Vegan: Tasty ways to beat those breakfast blahs; oregonlive.com
Dried fruits can make a tasty snack, but be careful not to have large amounts, try to eat no more than a small handful a day at most, as they can mess with your blood sugar levels...
Read more: General Raw Food Guidance; rawreform.com
Healthy - UnHealthy
You wouldn't think that a professional glutton could be addicted to weight loss, but it's happened, now claiming the title of world's fattest anorexic...
Read more: The Glutton's Diet: Weight-Loss Tips from a Food Writer; time.com
~ Just because the leaves have started to turn doesn't mean it's time to pack up the grill and say goodbye...
Read more: 5 Ways To Incorporate Grilling Into Your Fall Cooking; thekitchn.com
~ Not sure what to serve at your next party? Get toasty with a grown-up grilled cheese and Bloody Mary bar!...
Read more: How to Make Your Own Grilled Cheese Bar; oprah.com
~ Walnut - Glossary - How to cook; bbcgoodfood.com
~ Consider nutmeg; guardian.co.uk
~ Vitamin E Foods - Sources of Vitamin E; thedailygreen.com
From the mixer ...
~ Bruschetta for Bean Eaters; open.salon.com
~ Pumpkin recipes; sheknows.com
~ Not Your Average Carrot Soup; modernistcuisine.com
~ Hawaiian Purple Sweet Potatoes; benutritious.com
~ The Recipes Hunter collection...
~ The Golosi e Creativi Daily; on Twitter
~ The Andante Con Gusto Daily on Twitter
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Appetibilis - Appetizing Posts of the Day
~ Mushroom Quiche; cookingrookie.blogspot.com
~ Roasted Zucchinis and Fennel Soup; chefwanabe.com
~ Vegetarian Cassoulet with Trout Beans and Wild Mushrooms; fivestarfoodie.com
~ A very unusual cassoulet – Vegetarian cassoulet with trout beans and wild mushrooms for guest post; citronetvanille.com
~ Tasty Trials: If at first you don't succeed...; tasty-trials.blogspot.com
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