Duck Fat Mayonnaise

Hunting Gifts Under $10

     There are times when we have incredibly flavorful byproducts from cooking.  All too often though, the saved item goes bad waiting for “The Right Use”.  We shake our heads and silently admonish ourselves for not making use of it.  Sometimes we wonder what we would ever do with it.  I have heard that one A LOT.  While duck […]

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Vanilla Fig Jam

Vanilla Fig Jam

Vanilla Fig Jam            Jam is one of those foods that has an immediate draw for home cooks.  Especially home cooks with a fruit garden.  On the Lower Rogue River, figs can survive our mild winters.  There are several varietals of figs that can be grown in the United States.  Some types can be grown indoors.  […]

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Elk Mincemeat

Hunting Gifts Under $10

Elk Mincemeat        Mincemeat often conjures images of those dusty jars of awful smelling brown goo in the back of the pantry.  Fresh mincemeat is an all together different product.  You have greater control of the spices and seasoning to better fit the tastes of your family.  We have an active foraging community along the Rogue River.  The […]

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Cranberry Preserves

Cranberry Preserves

    Cranberry Preserves      Cranberries often are relegated to the holiday table and forgotten soon after.  We drink cranberry juice all year.  Why not enjoy some delicious cranberry preserves with your morning toast or bagel.  Your preserves can also be used as a condiment for pork and fowl dishes.  When diluted with stock or wine, your preserves can […]

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