Fresh off the Farm - Blake Hill Preserves
January 22, 2014 Vicky Allard and Joe Hanglin of Blake Hill Preserves take their jams, marmalades and chutneys to unique and exquisite culinary heights, recently earning them a record breaking three finalists spots in the Good Food Awards and a win for their Plum & Fennel Chutney! It’s all about sophistication and layering…
On the Menu at Juniper Bar and Restaurant
January 8, 2014 The opening of Hotel Vermont (2013) gave Burlington its first boutique hotel and a hip new eatery to delight the palates of the Queen City.
Fresh off the Farm - Vermont Soy
January 8, 2014 As the business manager at Vermont Soy in Hardwick, Michael Carr is tasked with convincing shoppers to buy his local, organic and GMO free brand of soymilk and tofu-easy sell, right? Michael says it’s actually as easy as suggesting - “try it.
Chef Tips for a Stunning Holiday Main Course
December 18, 2013
Be it tofu or pork loin, most meals center around a protein and we would all like our holiday main dishes to be stunning! Here are some tips and ideas from VFN chefs:
"I grew up the son of a professional guide, so game was always a part of holiday meals.…
Salubrious Stuffed Squash Recipe from Vermont Bean Crafters Co.
December 18, 2013 Joe Bossen "Jefé & Chefé" at Vermont Bean Crafters Co. is a master at creating beautiful and creative recipes that take full advantage of the local harvest. Here Joe shares a herbivore-friendly recipe for a breathtaking main course that is sure to impress at your holiday table.
Local Venison for Your Holiday Table
December 18, 2013 Punky and Diane Rowley of Hollandeer Farm raise beautiful Red Deer for venison in Holland, Vermont. If you are anxious to try venison but arent sure how to prepare it, Diane keeps Hollandeer's website stocked with tasty recipes featuring the healthy, lean meat.
Traditional Tourtiere from the Readmore Inn Bed and Breakfast
December 18, 2013 The Readmore Inn is a cozy and romantic getaway in Bellows Falls-perfect for a holiday vacation. Innkeeper Dorothy Read is a spectacular cook and a wealth of traditional recipes.
December 13, 2013 Vermont Spirits Distilling Company of Quechee is aptly named. Steve Johnson, President and CEO, uses Vermont grown corn, juniper berries, apples and maple syrup in his products. He credits much of the distillery's success to the high quality of local ingredients.
Vermont Cranberries Three Ways
December 12, 2013
With delicious cranberries at your fingertips from Vermont Cranberry Company, why not use the traditional and versatile fruit to compliment your Thanksgiving meal!
Holiday Cheer Cranberry MartiniWe love this recipe for it's versatility! We recommend using Vermont Cranberry Company's Cranberry juice, but if you can't get you hands on some try…
Trio of Savory Apple Sides
December 11, 2013 All of the apples used this fall in Cook Academy at The Essex Resort and Spa came from Chapin Orchards in Essex.