Confetti Pepper Relish

Photo By Mozart’s Nose This makes approximately 1 cup of relish. 1/2 c banana peppers chopped 1 T green pepper chopped 1 T sweet pepper chopped 1/2 tsp salt Combine and let stand for 20 min. – allowing for flavors to mix. In a small saucepan combine 1/2 tsp sugar 1/2 tsp yellow mustard seeds…

New Column: Remember This?

I usually keep cottage cheese on hand in my fridge.  Its great for snacking – and usually I top it with salsa and avocado or with applesauce or I make something we refer to as ‘schmearcase.’ But I was looking through the fridge trying to find a cool snack to our indian summer day and…

CSA or Farmers Market?

Photo by Mozart’s Nose I’ve been part of a CSA for the last two years (since I moved to San Francisco). Beyond that my educational and professional experiences in the agricultural industry provides an intimate idea of organic farm production. My friend Farah asked me the other day why I choose to do a CSA…

Subscriber’s Exclusive – In Season

Photo By Mozart’s Nose Here’s a peek at what my subscribers get each Saturday.  Email me at mozartsnose@gmx.com to join in! ~~~~~~ Whether or not you subscribe to a CSA, you’ll get the best tasting of things by shopping seasonally.  Here’s what I got in my CSA this past week, as well as some alongside…

"One inconvenient location since 1851" ~ Story, Indiana

Photo by Mozarts Nose The Story Inn and Restaurant is not close to much more than the Horseman’s Camp at the Brown County State Park. And this must be one of their most reliable markets. Believe it or not, google does have “street view” of this tiny town. And most of what makes up the town are…

Sunday’s Best of the Rest

Grandma Neumann’s Orange Rolls Photo by Mozart’s Nose Serves up a sugar and butter coma for 4-5,  makes approx. 9 small rolls. Preheat oven to 450 degrees. Mix ~2 cups flour4 tsp. baking powder1 tsp salt Add 2 T cold butter, cut into pea size piecesAdd 1 cup milk and mix with a fork until…