Monday, September 26, 2011

Late September Fig Harvest

This time of year is when the figs hurry up and ripen overnight. All the rain we've received this summer has surely helped the figs along. Figs love even and consistent watering the entire growing season, the end result is plump sweet figs. Here are some Gino Figs and Italian Everbearing I picked today.



Saturday, September 24, 2011

Deboning A Whole Chicken

After watching Jacques Pepin debone an entire chicken in less than five minutes I felt the need to recreate this at home. Watch the video 5 or more times and then attempt it yourself. It was fairly easy, just make sure you have a sharp deboning knife available.




Here is the master at work