Category Archives: vegetable & herbs

proving ground update…

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proving ground lives…

our kitchen potager… swiss chard lovage crown dill red veined sorrel

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doing work…

the lodge citrus grove citrus maxima or citrus grandis not a bad day for his first day on the job… harvesting pomelo tasting mustard greens… back to work…

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{ tenacity } supper club 9-4-2008

japanese hamachi perfumed with flowers daikon radish, watercress consommé & ruby red grapefruit   live rhode island scallop badia a coltibuono olive oil, frozen papaya & candied kombu   composition of garden tomatoes & mircia curado cheese yogurt, okra, shaved … Continue reading

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Feria Peru Mucho Gusto

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chris @ catalan is now offering a degustation…

came across the new summer menu & spotted it under his cleaver “chef’s playground” menu.  i know chris has always offered items off menu and i don’t think i have ever personally seen a menu (although i do get a … Continue reading

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tomball is making a move…

http://www.myfoxhouston.com/myfox/pages/InsideFox/Detail?contentId=6652048&version=1&locale=EN-US&layoutCode=VSTY&pageId=5.2.1 Thanks to the Tomball Community Garden, hungry mouths in Tomball can now be fed with fresh, home-grown fruits and vegetables. The garden, created as a partnership between the Houston Food Bank, Urban Harvest, Tomball Emergency Assistance Ministries and the … Continue reading

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an interview with the houstonist – see the link below

http://houstonist.com/2008/06/13/catching_up_wit.php

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thank you laurent!!!

allspice berry tree annise hyssop growing under meyer lemon – thanks to chef laurent gras i have found a use for all my lemon balm and allspice berry leaves.   when mine is finished and has passed approval i will post the recipe … Continue reading

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proving ground… an urban garden

it’s day 2 of moving into the new house and i completed 2 of 3 beds that i have designed to maximize space in a minimal area.  the last bed will be completed tomorrow and photos of all 3 will … Continue reading

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