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Grilled Balsamic Strawberries

Strawberries! Make me think of summers when I was young, picking strawberries in my grandmother’s strawberry patch, then watching her whip them up into pies and jams.  Who doesn’t love strawberry shortcake (doll or dessert), strawberry pie, or just some berries and cream? Me. I’m not the biggest fruit dessert fan and I was all […]

Welcome Summer with Barbecued Oysters

Oh sweet, sweet, barbecued oysters. The salty brine…the tangy barbecue sauce…hanging out around the grill waiting until they come off…awkwardly pretending like you didn’t just eat a dozen so it’s definitely your turn to eat the next round. Summer is here. I think barbecued oysters must be big out West, especially in Northern California. The […]