A trip to the apple orchard is a penultimate fall activity. Picking fresh apples, sipping hot cider; maybe enjoying an apple treat. But our latest excursion also resulted in a copious supply of apples. So what to do? Make apple butter. If you never had apple butter, you are missing a sublime experience. It’s like […]
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Imagine my surprise. The wife brings home a bag of beets from the farmers market, and mixed in with the traditional red beets are two large white beets. Once you peel away their dark red skins you find white flesh with red striations. If is wasn’t for that hint of red, they’d easily be mistaken […]
Lights are on and cars in the parking lot, it’s the sign that Fat Joe’s Pizzeria (1716 Grand Ave, Wausau) had their soft opening on Wednesday evening. Initial reports are favorable, we’ll give you a full review later. Fat Joe’s Pizzeria 1716 Grand Ave Wausau, WI 54403
Hanuman Express, Wausau’s bright orange Asian inspired food truck is serving these apple filled won tons at the last blast downtown concert on the 400 block. Drizzled with caramel sauce, can you say delicious.
Spotted at Fleet Farm: Fancy Cashew Butts, $6.99 per 16 oz bag. Cheaper than whole cashews, yet not quite a good a deal as the pieces and ends.
Spotted this week at Kreger’s Bakery and Deli: Pumpkin Spice donuts have arrived.