WORDLESS WEDNESDAY – "I feel it in the air, the summer's out of reach…"

by Katie Pizzuto on November 11, 2009

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{ 18 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Linsey November 11, 2009

i have no idea what that is on the left – figures the other is a yummy crusty melty sarnie


2 Katie Pizzuto November 11, 2009

That’s part of the point…I’m curious if any readers know what those are before I go ahead and say. The one on the right contains asparagus, yellow squash, red onion, and those crazy green things on the left 🙂


3 Casey November 11, 2009

Garlic scapes?


4 Don November 11, 2009

I’d go with Garlic Stems or Scapes of that is the correct terminology.


5 Katie Pizzuto November 11, 2009

There ya go! One of my favorite parts of late spring/early summer is when these green lovelies grace my farmer’s market. The subtle sweetness of garlic in the form of what can be approached as a vegetable. They were diced, sauteed and added to that veggie pie you see to the right. Truly delicious seasonal eating at its best. For now, scapes are a memory while I play with squashes and pomegranates.


6 Linsey November 11, 2009

are they the stem that grows from the top of the garlic that will end up with the flower?


7 Katie Pizzuto November 11, 2009



8 The Wine Commonsewer November 12, 2009

You know, DJ Sammy doesn’t do a bad rendition of that tune. Purists will hate it though.


9 Katie Pizzuto November 12, 2009

Eww! Any dude with a rat tail on his head can’t possibly get my respect 😛


10 Linsey November 12, 2009

nice car though!


11 castello November 12, 2009

Hated it.


12 Cam246 November 13, 2009

How do you use your Garlic Scapes?


13 Katie Pizzuto November 13, 2009

In the pic above, I sauteed them and made a delicious summer pie with asparagus, scapes, red onion and yellow squash. But I also serve them as a side with dinner, make pesto with them, dice them into a sautee and serve over pasta…the uses are endless.


14 Mark November 14, 2009

Crap, another great original song ruined. Looked like that boy of summer only got half a haircut. Was that the former lead singer of kashagoogoo in that awful video?


15 Linsey November 14, 2009

Mark – give me Frankie goes to Hollywood from that era any time


mind you limahl’s haircut at the time didnt seem that weird


16 castello November 15, 2009

Wow! Great video Linsey. I’ve never seen it before and don’t really get it, but it’s way cool baby.


17 Linsey November 15, 2009

That video has a history to it in the uk – but basically the song and the vid was banned from mainstream channels – banning the song because of its gay connotations made it a massive number one record for ages in 1984ish

Frankie was soooo much better than Kajagoogoo lol


18 SimpleSue March 12, 2010

Finally I have found a straight, clear answer about sweet potoato and yam differences! Thanks!


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