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Mmmmmm.

Ah, finally a restful moment to think back on the day. I decided to open a bottle from some of the first batches of wine and mead I ever made, a mix of pear mead and apple wine. It was … Continue reading

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Fruit, Fruit, and More Fruit

My kids had the day off for a teacher in-service day. So I took the day off to go apple picking with them. Lots of apple-picking. But first, I awoke to a big bucket of muscadines (36 pounds worth!). With … Continue reading

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A garden, a date, and upcoming fun

Tonight, I made an excellent pasta dish loosely based on a recipe on allrecipes.com. I had some Andouille sausage, and a whole bunch of vegetables from our garden. Using some tomato (different colored varieties), some bell peppers (red and green) from … Continue reading

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April 21, 2013: Tasting Complete, Now For A Sweet Mead

Oh? Well, thanks for asking. Yes the tasting did go well. Not all of our guests were able to come to dinner, what with illness and all. We’ll have to re-invite them later, and soon. But we still had a … Continue reading

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We Made It

Well, you will be happy to know (I was happy to know, at the very least) that my fears of faulty cabinet construction were quite unfounded. Arriving home late this afternoon, I found that I had lost one bottle of … Continue reading

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