To give the banana bread a yummy banana flavor, I take over ripe bananas and freeze them. When I'm ready to make banana bread I defrost the bananas, which are very gooey but make up into a delicious moist banana bread.
I found a vendor at our Orcas Island Farmers Market who had a variety of island apples that were slightly imperfect and I did make my Apple Butter. This year B&B friends gave me a box of Cameo apples for my apple butter from their organic orchard in Walla Walla, WA, and I now have another
Using coconut milk in these scones makes a great, light scone, but also avoids lactose tolerance issues for your guests. There are as many variations on this same basic scone recipe as you have imagination. One of our guest's favorites is Pina Colada scones - with coconut, dried pineapple and
Poached Pears in Red Wine Sauce. Served as a first course, these are tasty, pretty, and popular with guests.
Vanilla ice cream (lactose free -or- normal -or- soy)
Huckleberry topping (made from our own handpicked berries from Montana Wilderness :o)
Whipped topping.... of course we have a non-dairy if you're watching your calories :o)
Fresh baked short bread.... maybe krumkaka,
The sweet smell of bluberries and maple wafting off of this decadant breakfast dish is simply delightful! As the serving spoon gently lifts the creamy custard and berries from the dish, steam rises and teases with the perfect morning frangrance.
This is a coffee cake recipe handed down to me by my grandmother. She made it every year when the Episcopal Bishop visited their small church in East Helena, Montana