Playing The Long Game

Westlake Weekly Update 2. 10. 21    Featured Item: Asparagus   In a beautiful area known as the “Pearl of the Desert,” a slender green stalk emerges from the soil towards the warm sun. The young asparagus is an unassuming crop. Today if the conditions stay...

Getting to the Heart of the Matter

Westlake Weekly Update 2. 18. 21    Featured Item: Artichokes I still vividly remember the first time I ate a fresh artichoke.  Growing up, I was familiar with the easy eating can variety that we mixed with mayo, cream cheese, and spinach for a party. Never had I...

Pear-fection!

Westlake Weekly Update 1. 20. 21    Featured Item: D’Anjou Pears   Yes, winter is here, but don’t fear, there are wonderful fruits available this season besides citrus!  Case in point, the perfect D’Anjou pear!  It is the most popular winter pear bought and...

RESOLUTIONS

Westlake Weekly Update 1. 5. 21    Featured Item: Resolutions Year after year, January rolls around and we make healthy resolutions to become a better version of ourselves (ie…thinner, stronger, happier).  This new year more than ever, food and eating are...
La Noche Buena

La Noche Buena

Westlake Weekly Update 12.5.20  Featured Item: La Noche Buena    ’Twas Nochebuena and all through our casa, every creature was kneading tamale masa. For one of our holiday tradiciones, is making tamales – not one, but montones! And every last person, both chicks and...