Bloody Butcher Cornmeal

Interesting name, right? The name comes from the red color of this corn which, to some, looks like the blood spots on a butcher’s apron. This is not an easy variety of organic heirloom, open-pollinated, dent corn to grow, it’s rather tall and easily...

Starting A Sourdough Starter

This recipe works best with Turkey Red or Red Fife Heritage Wheat white or sifted flours. 1/4 C Heritage flour 1/2 C water (non-chlorinated) – use well water or bottled spring water.  If you use filtered city water it is best to let it sit out for 24 hours...

Sourdough Scallion Pancakes

Use excess starter to make scallion pancakes. Chop a handful of fresh green onions or shallots.* Take out about 1/2 C starter.  Thin if necessary so it’s like a thick pancake batter. Heat a cast iron skillet or griddle adding a small amount of oil (coconut is...