Chris' Recipes

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Fig Jam

So Bill and I are in California for the 2019 harvest. We rented a house in Yountville and we were elated to discover a healthy and prosperous fig tree in the back yard! California has the perfect climate for growing figs and to our advantage, fresh figs are in peak season mid to late summer […]

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Fresh Fig & Prosciutto Pizza with Goat Cheese & Thyme

It’s rare that I find fresh Figs in our grocery stores in Minnesota. They have two seasons. A quick, shorter season in early summer and a second, main crop that starts in late summer and runs through fall. Figs cannot withstand temperatures much below 20°F, and so are not available from local sources in much […]

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