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22 09, 2020

Hot Sauce Batch 20 – Entry 3

By |2020-09-22T09:29:11-07:00September 22nd, 2020|Garden, Projects|

It's the first day of Autumn and the peppers are coming in hot and heavy. I'm picking around one pound every couple of days right now, which means I'll be moving the peppers to the five gallon fermenter this week. The weather has been very warm so the initial ferment is off to a good start. It smells spicy and yeasty, which tells me the lacto ferment is happy. Once I pitch it to the big fermenter, things should really take off.

15 09, 2020

All Hail the Mighty Brassica

By |2020-09-15T11:13:12-07:00September 15th, 2020|Photos|

Broccoli with burns from the recent heat wave I'm still dealing with the damage from last week's monster heat wave so most of the vegetable garden looks like a flamethrower came through it. Amazingly, even though it was hot enough hot enough to burn the leathery blue-green leaves of my cauliflower and broccoli, the heads made it through just fine. They might even look better than before they were hit with triple digit temps and full sun. All  [keep reading...]

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