The co-authors will play …with her garden that is. Drunk Mama is vacationing in California and has left behind a tomato patch bursting with voluptuous, crimson tomatoes. Cellar Mouse, myself and others have been on duty to make sure the harvest does not go to waste. We are consuming tomatoes with every meal; with eggs, on sandwiches, on pizza, and Mudpuppy is climbing the fence to eat them like apples. My personal favorite is Cellar Mouse’s amazing tomato pie. Do yourself a favor and check out the link on our home page.
We wanted to make sure that Drunk Mama and Sober Dad are able to enjoy the fruits of their labor as well. They have been lovingly tending their vines all summer and it would be a shame for them to miss out on their harvest. So, Cellar Mouse, myself and our new best friend, Stephen Vincent Crimson, got together to make a sauce for their freezer. We also selfishly want to entice them home to New England. We are admittedly concerned that they may fall under the charms of a more temperate climate. On the other hand, we may find it hard ourselves to resist the allure of California wine country when we are reunited in 3 days. Continue reading »