We once again celebrated the season with our annual Clay Coyote Christmas party. We always include a "few of our favorite things" each year... Local ingredients, a selection of Paula Wolfert recipes, dishes made in Clay Coyote pottery, and ice cream.
What inspires you in the kitchen? I am influenced by a myriad of factors. Seasonal and local ingredients play a huge role in what I cook. My tagine has also become a source of inspiration. I have found guidance and inspiration from food blogs and cookbook
It always amazes me what a difference 1 week in Minnesota can make! Last week, I was overheating in my light 3/4 sleeve shirt and jeans. While this week, my 3 layers, scarf, and head band were not enough to keep me warm. We continued to plant the garlic,
8 More days until the Garlic Festival here in Hutch. It is all things garlic this month here at Clay Coyote. We will be featuring our tastiest garlic recipes prepared with our favorite Clay Coyote pieces. I will be creating my dishes from my weekly
This week at Loon Organics, we harvested part of the garlic crop. As I sat in the sunny field and rubbed the dirt from each head, I developed a new appreciation for this little allium. "Nothing is easy about garlic." I heard Adam say as he moved down a
I have taken a hiatus from my oven during our recent heat wave. After working outside, the last place I want to be is over my hot stove. This makes menu planning for week 5 a new type of challenge. Use my entire box, 2 dozen farm fresh eggs, heat up the
I have been fortunate to have the opportunity to do a work share at Loon Organics, a CSA just outside of Hutch.(aka Hutchinson, Minnesota) In exchange for a little hard work and sweat, I receive an entire box full of delicious, organic vegetables every
Drum roll please... Congratulations Sue Doeden! "Moroccan Chickpea and Sweet Potato Tagine" has been chosen by our 3 judges as the winner of our tagine contest. Sue is a food writer, columnist, recipe developer, food photographer, and culinary