Tag: roasting

Are You Missing A Beet?

Are You Missing A Beet?

Are you missing a beet? Have you gone off the beeten path? Don’t beet yourself up! No one wants to be defeated … 🎵 Just beet it 🎵 But don’t beet it too a pulp … mushy beets? That’s nasty. Ok … I’m pun … I mean, 

Iowa: Home of Giant Poblanos

Iowa: Home of Giant Poblanos

I became a bit obsessed with these peppers a few years ago at the farmers’ market in downtown Des Moines. It was a fall day and I could smell them before I saw them … roasted poblanos. Not just roast-ed, roast-ing! This guy had a big metal cage filled with peppers, rotating over a flame. He had the warm peppers in plastic bags to take home. SOLD. The next year, they were in my garden.