Book Review: The New Trailside Cookbook

Book Review: The New Trailside Cookbook

Borscht

When I happened upon the recently released The New Trailside Cookbook: 100 Delicious Recipes for the Camp Chef, something stuck in my memory, so off I went to look at books in my collection of outdoor cookbooks. Ah-ha! OK, no wonder the title was picking at my mind. It is a refresher of The Trailside […]

Book Review: The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Dehydrating Foods

Book Review: The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Dehydrating Foods

Dehydrating

Newly released, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Dehydrating Foods , is an interesting mix. It isn’t aimed at backpackers, or preppers, nor at raw food fans, but rather something for everyone. But something clicked in me, as I read her intro. She mentioned that what won her over to dehydrating was pineapple. All I could […]

Book Review: The Essential Dehydrator

Book Review: The Essential Dehydrator

TheEssential

A recent arrival to my review pile was The Essential Dehydrator: From Dried Mushroom Risotto to Grilled Tuna with Papaya Chutney, More Than 100 Recipes Bursting with Fresh Flavor, released this summer. I waffled on which blog to review it on, while it is a great dehydrating cookbook, covering every basic you could need, it […]

Books: Northwestern Wild Berries

Books: Northwestern Wild Berries

NWWildBerriescover

I came across a copy of a few years back Northwestern Wild Berries, at a library book sale. Foraging is one reason I love hiking. I don’t take a lot, here and there I’ll take a berry as I walk along. It is overall simple to know what one is picking – if they are […]