Quebec, Madame Benoit, Spring

I have had a secret love affair with Quebec since I was a kid in Mr. Askey’s history class. He was teaching us about Canadian History and we were studying the Seven Years’ War, and of course as we all know (don’t we?) the Battle of Quebec on the Plains of Abraham in 1759 was…

Food Trends???

Recently I came across a tag for a radio discussion on “jam trends.”  I was a bit surprised, as I consider myself a reasonably well informed cook, but I had no idea that there were trends in jam making.  I had to give this some thought.  Of course there are “food trends,” usually inspired by…