We want to make sure that you have access to safe local food. We know that you might not want to drive up to Plattsburgh (or anywhere out of Essex for that matter!) to get food. We are supporting Essex Farm Institute's initiative to get our local food into local mouths while … [Read more...] about Need Food? Buy Local!
As FoodFeasible takes physical form, I find myself crossing paths with all sorts of intriguing people and events. I sometimes cannot differentiate between overpowering feelings of excitement, anticipation, and anxiety. Usually all overtaking me at once and I find myself at an … [Read more...] about Catch Fish. Eat Whole. Write About It.
What is Raquette Lake Elixir? Have you heard of it? It's known as the Adirondack's most famous Bloody Mary mix! "Nothing beats a pitcher of Bloody Marys when you have guests at your camp or home. But who wants to go to the store to pick up the 8+ ingredients you need to whip … [Read more...] about Rachel’s Raquette Lake Elixir
I doff my proverbial chapeau to Westport friend and author/editor/cider maker Kathryn Cramer this morning. She gifted me a generous jug of her Domaine Champlain 2013 Hard Cider for my birthday, and I can assure you there's no gentler salve (or kinder tonic) for the bittersweet … [Read more...] about Domaine Champlain 2013 Hard Cider
If you missed the great article in the Valley News, "Essex County agricultural community reflects on past year, offers 2015 wish list" by Pete DeMola, then you may want to go read it. It is a very thorough and comprehensive look at the agricultural community in our county, and … [Read more...] about Essex County Agriculture