Monthly Archives: June 2021

More strawberries and cherries

So my fruit plans changed. I decided to make a frozen strawberry daiquiri with some of the strawberries. It really helped with this evening’s heat. And with the cherries I decided to make Pork Chops with Cherry Sauce for dinner. … Continue reading

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What to do when you have a lot of Rainier cherries

First I made Spiced Brandied Cherries as it was an easy way to preserve some without getting the kitchen too warm.  Here they are in the saucepan cooling down, and here they are in the jar.  I will know in … Continue reading

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Our Crazy Fruit Year

began today with my picking some of our Rainier cherries.  Most years we do not get any because the birds get to them first.  We had one previous year where we had an abundance of cherries, and this is the … Continue reading

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