Strawberry Pineapple Buttermilk Smoothie

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Welcome to the new home for Patty’s Food!  Moving my site from Blogger to WordPress has been quite a process but thanks to Shay  of  shaybocks.com who specializes in custom blog design I’ve been able to realize my dream.  I hope you like the new look -complete with a recipe index!  I also added a […]

Caramelized Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

This is not the pineapple upside-down cake that I used to make back in the day, you know the one with the canned pineapple and maraschino cherries from the Betty Crocker cookbook.  This cake is all grown up with a  vanilla bean scraped into the cake batter and a splash of brandy.  My pineapple upside-down […]

Pineapple Sorbet with Pineapple Sage Blossoms

A survey of my end of summer vegetable garden revealed the scarlet flowers of  a blooming pineapple sage plant, honestly I don’t remember planting it or even noticing it last year.  If you rub the leaves it does smell faintly like pineapple so the idea of infusing simple syrup with pineapple sage leaves and flowers […]

Tropical Scones with Honey Butter Glaze

Welcome to a tropical paradise set in a rain forest in the little village of Volcano on the big island of Hawaii, please make yourself at home and enjoy some of my scones made with dried pineapple, papaya, macadamia nuts, coconut and a honey butter glaze. One morning I went to the farmer’s market in […]