Raspberries

Summer Fruits at Last!

Raspberries and peaches originated in Asia, yet we think of them as being very much a part of summertime in America. In fact, raspberries can be traced back to prehistoric times, starting in Asia and spreading through the world by travelers and animals, and widely cultivated in Europe and North […]

Asparagus Salad Served on the Titanic

This original recipe was served on theTitanic.

The asparagus would have been presented in elongated dishes and served with special asparagus tongs.  On an Escoffier menu, a salad course often followed the roast. In general, salads and vegetable dishes were served separately, not on the same plate as a meat dish.

Asparagus […]