Heirloom Tomato and Cheddar Pie

Heirloom Tomato and Cheddar Pie / Patty's Food

Heirloom tomatoes look to be at the peak of their season around my neck of the woods and I’m not ready to say good-bye to Summer, not yet!  I’ve been craving  tomato pie for about a year and a half…so I figured there is no time like the present to indulge myself, husband and neighbors […]

heirloom tomato, fresh mozzarella and sweet basil tartlet

tomato cheese tartlets

It’s been quite awhile since I’ve made an assigned French Friday with Dorie recipe but this tomato covered tartlet made with purchased puff pastry looked like an easy and delicious way to take advantage of a surplus of tomatoes.   We enjoyed our tartlet for an appetizer last night before dinner but I also think […]

burrata with heirloom tomato, raspberry, basil and mint salad, my guest post for spicie foodie

burrata with heirloom tomato raspberry  salad

Today I’m guest posting for Nancy at Spicie Foodie, if you’re not already following my friend Nancy-this would be a great time to check out her blog!  Nancy is celebrating her 3 year blogoversary by hosting a series of guest posts this month.  She asked me to contribute one and  I’m happy to be part […]

Thai Style Corn Pancakes with Fresh Chunky Tomato Salsa

Once again I have been inspired by the herbs in my garden.  This morning the Thai basil looked like it needed a haircut. I thought about making some sort of refreshing herbal beverage but the corn pancake idea won out. My husband, Scott loves corn and bless his heart, anything made in a frying pan! […]