Carrock Granola

Carrock Granola

Carrock Granola 8 ounces old-fashioned oats 2 ounces pecan halves 2 ounces walnut halves 2 ounces sliced almonds ¼ cup sunflower seeds, dry roasted and salted ¼ cup dry milk powder 1 tablespoon cinnamon ½ teaspoon salt ¼ cup walnut oil ½ cup honey 6 ounces dried cherries 3 ounces chopped sugar dates (or chopped…

Frodos Dreme

Frodos Dreme

HOPE is the theme for June, and I have an easy, summery recipe to share with you. The simple, delicious taste of a beautiful fresh strawberry and pure heavy cream—two ingredients combine in a bowl to produce an almost spiritual, or even Platonic, representation of what food should be. Near the end of Peter Jackson’s…

Bombur’s Pork-Pie

Bombur’s Pork-Pie

Our springtime theme is “Life in the Shire,” where we all may take Glory in the Ordinary. I will present to you a complete meal. This pie is requested by our beloved Bombur, as you might remember in The Hobbit. A lovely salad will follow, and we’ll finish our Shire meal with some delicious biscuits…