CtBF -Fresh-off-the-Cob Corn Chowder

Fresh corn chowder. Most summers I spend a large percentage of my cooking on fresh corn, tomatoes and chiles, with some herbs thrown in. This year is different with many other commitments, and back to mostly cooking for one person with a busy schedule. We have local corn that is outstanding, though in the past … Continue reading CtBF -Fresh-off-the-Cob Corn Chowder

ffwd – warm scallop salad with corn, nectarines and basil

For the second week in a row, we are making one of my picks for the month of August. Really, when I was choosing, I was only thinking of what's available in the market or at the roadside stand, so to be honest, I didn't really look at this recipe. I had planned to make … Continue reading ffwd – warm scallop salad with corn, nectarines and basil

ffwd – corn pancakes

Nope. At least not following the recipe. Not for me. Maybe it's because I'm looking forward to the first fresh-picked corn from our local farm in Camp Verde this weekend. Or maybe because I've been spoiled by the really great quality frozen corn... but my rendering of this recipe just didn't cut it. Maybe later … Continue reading ffwd – corn pancakes