Suncrest peach ice cream mulberry thyme compote

We visited the Healdsburg Farmers Market on Tuesday morning. It was a beautiful summer’s day. Musicians were playing in the town square, children were running around and enjoying Red Bird Bakery pastries and farmers had brought their precious harvests for sale. I am always on the look out for the perfect ingredients to create a…

apple sun-dried walnut caramel crumble

Northern Sonoma County Sun-Dried Walnuts. Caramel. Apple. Crumble. Right now the Dry Creek valley is a patchwork quilt of autumn colors, every color from Burnt Sienna to Cadmium Red and all the shades in between. The rolling hills and vineyard tantalize your senses at every turn. Just when you think the most beautiful vista has…