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Melon Salad with Ricotta Salata. Golden Cherry Tomato. Strawberry Confit. Purple Basil. Cashew. Cayenne

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Appetizers / Fruit / Gluten Free / salads / Savory / Summer / Sweet

“Inevitably our words convey mere fragments of the reality on which our experience fed——then at least with a shadow of what in the depths of our soul we know to be untranslatable: the pure emotion of an encounter, the wonder of a discovery, that fleeting moment of silence before the word is produced that will remain in the memory like the traces of a dream that time will never completely erase.” —José Saramago    

A Sea of Strawberry Lemon Sugar Scones + Share Our Strength

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Dessert / Fruit / Spring / Sweet

  I live boldly in ritual. For me, it’s drinking morning coffee, getting outside, cooking with friends, exercise. It’s playing a record, baking a favorite banana bread recipe, hearing a special song on repeat, or taking in the salty air at an oceans coastline while proceeding with an impulse instagram shot of my cute running shoes on the sand, obviously right? You get where I’m going with this :) We can rely on these minutes and […]

Sorbet

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Dessert / Fruit / Gluten Free / Sorbet / Spring / Summer / Sweet

MEYER LEMON SORBET // Makes 3 to 4 cups 1 1/4 cups meyer lemon juice 1/4 cup lemon juice 1 3/4 cups water 1/2 cup sugar Zest half of 1 meyer lemon Mini edible flower buds, as garnish Fresh mint for serving Squeeze the lemons, strain for pulp, and reserve juice. In a medium-sized sauce pot, combine the water with the sugar and heat until completely dissolved. Remove from heat, and add the the lemon […]

Lemon Coconut Macaroons with Candied Kumquats

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Dessert / Fruit / Gluten Free / Sweet

Here is another lemon inspired recipe for the week :)) Lemon Coconut Macaroons with Candied Kumquats // Makes 8-12 macaroons 1/3 cup sugar plus 1 tb 1/8 teaspoon salt Zest of 1 large lemon 3 large egg whites 1 1/2 tsp lemon juice 1/8 tsp vanilla 3 cups shredded unsweetened coconut Preheat oven to 350 F degrees. Butter a silicone bakeware mold of desired shape. Or line a baking sheet with parchment paper if baking without […]

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Dessert / Sweet

Dear Dzadzi, Last week, we said goodbye to an incredible man. Thomas R, we shall love and have you in our hearts forever. Thank you for giving us a beautiful family and for sharing your precious smile. Miss you. LEMON POPPYSEED LAYER CAKE // Adapted from Smitten Kitchen via Kurt Gutenbrunner via Food & Wine 2/3 cup sugar 8 large egg yolks 1 large whole egg 1 1/2 tb finely grated lemon zest (from 2 lemons) 1/2 […]