Monthly Archives: February 2011

The Contest is Dead – Long Live the Contest!

Like a phoenix rising, the Truffle Haiku Contest is up and running again.  Kathleen Bauer, Oregon truffle enthusiast & Farmers Market devotee, is hosting the “People’s Choice Award” on her blog, Good Stuff NW.  Visit and vote for your favorite! Advertisements

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Photos of the Feast – The First Springwater Farm Dinner

A magical Feast can only exist when the beauty of the food is matched by the beauty of the people involved in bringing it forth.  I am so very thankful for the extraordinary people who grew, gathered, and raised this … Continue reading

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Truffle Haiku Contest Winner

Congratulations Chuck Douros! And THANK YOU to everyone who entered this year’s contest. Here is Chuck’s winning haiku: It was our first time You and I unearthed much more Now we search as one

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Truffle Dishes, Truffle Contest, Truffle Feast!

Foraging Farmers Truffles unearthed – black and white The Chef indulges The haiku sums it up, but here are the details! The Farmer’s Feast is taking its virtual meal to the table on Sunday, February 13th for Springwater Farm’s Valentines … Continue reading

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Chicory – Crisp Winter Leaves

I love Yotam Ottolenghi’s introduction for a chicory salad in his book, Plenty: “I don’t usually celebrate Valentine’s Day.  This is due to cowardly cynicism, combined with a firm belief that you can not just create a momentous intimate occasion, … Continue reading

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