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Cardamom Orange Grand Marnier Ice Cream

April 22, 2011

I’m on a new health kick, trying to live a balanced life.  I went to the gym yesterday so I made ice cream.  I walked to the ferry building today so I bought two pounds of ricotta.  Plus, I heard on ABC News yesterday that if you consume a high fat diet you can vastly reduce seizures (great news for my dog Roxy and her bowl-licking penchant). Continue Reading…

Restaurant Visits

A Visit to Cowgirl Creamery Cantina @ Point Reyes Station

December 21, 2010

Cowgirl Creamery Cantina in Point Reyes is a pleasant surprise.  It combines a cheese, bread, deli, and wine shop while allowing you to peak through a glassed-in viewing window and watch as they make cheese.  We watched Red Hawk being made, the cheese-maker stirring the mixture as the curds rose to the top.  Red Hawk is a triple-cream, washed-rind, fully-flavored cheese made from organic cow milk from the Straus Family Dairy. Continue Reading…