Posts Tagged ‘pick your own’

Jul
28


Today was one of those days that was just perfect for raspberry picking. So off I went to Whittamore’s Farm¬†armed with a few empty shallow containers!!!

raspberry - 3 buckets

Then I went home and the fun started!! I proceeded to make a “few” (ha) raspberry crisps. Here’s the recipe I used:

RASPBERRY CRISP (taken from Taste of Home)

4 cups of frozen or fresh raspberries

1/3 cup sugar

1/3 cup plus 3 tablespoons of all purpose flour

3/4 cup quick cooking oats

1/3 cup packed brown sugar

1/4 cup cold butter cubed

DIRECTIONS

1. In a large bowl, gently toss raspberries with sugar and 3 tablespoons flour. Transfer to a greased square baking dish.

raspberry - step 1

2. In another large bowl, combine the oats, brown sugar, remaining flour; Cut in the butter until the mixture resembles course crumbs. Sprinkle over berries

raspberry - step2 3. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes or until golden brown.

Remember those 3 containers of raspberries? Well add 3 quarts of blueberries (on sale at Metro 3 for $5) and this is how many crisps you will get!! (16 individual, 3 medium sized portions, 1 large)

raspberry - final

I clearly had a productive day. Felt great to be back in the kitchen again!!

Happy Baking.

For more information:

Whittamore’s Farm...(906) 294 3725

PLEASE NOTE: the last day for SUMMER pick your own will be MONDAY AUGUST 5th (from 9 am to 5 pm). The farm will then be closed for a week and will reopen with late summer/autumn crops on Wednesday Aug. 14th.

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