Dutch Oven Roast

OK, I’ll admit it. I love to bake. Most of my posts have been about baking, so I decided I needed to branch out and choose a dinner entree for a change. I decided to make Dutch Oven Roast, a recipe found in the 1950 edition of  The Ford Treasury of Favorite Recipes from Famous [...] Read more »

The Real Toll House Chocolate Chip Cookie

In December I entered the King Arthur/Historic Deerfield Heritage Cooking Contest. While the judges were sampling all our goodies, Dede Wilson from Bakepedia talked about the history of Toll House Chocolate Chip Cookies. She also went through the measuring, mixing, and portioning process, but more on that later. As a food history geek, I of [...] Read more »