The Wardrobe Malfunction

The Wardrobe Malfunction

Was it intentional?  Does it matter?  She got the press.  The fans got a peak.  The indignant got a new source of outrage…plus a little peak.  And TV watchers got to see commentators tip toe around the word, ‘nipple’.  Everyone wins. In honor of one of the greatest... read more
Maple Rhubarb Sling

Maple Rhubarb Sling

This is a seasonal drink that contains one of my favorite compliments to maple syrup: rhubarb.  Rhubarb is the yin to maple’s yang.  Where rhubarb is sour and acidic, maple is mellow and sweet.  When you combine them they bring out the best in each other. Once you... read more
Matt’s Margarita

Matt’s Margarita

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, I present Matt’s Margarita. The recipe is compliments of Matt who works with us in the woods crew.  Its simplicity belies some serious deliciousness; it is possibly the best margarita I have ever tried.  On the rocks or crushed ice,... read more
The Dooryard

The Dooryard

With regard to our little region of the world, the availability of locally made or grown food is astounding.  Even given the fact that the ground is frozen for six months of the year and the soil is acidic and rocky, you can eat almost entirely from vegetables, meat,... read more
Prancer’s Punch

Prancer’s Punch

I have been in the kitchen pouring and stirring to find a drink suitable for the holidays and think I have a winner. For many of the recipes I create with our infused syrups, there are several options that could be used with good results.  This is not one of those... read more
Peppermint-rimmed Hot Cocoa

Peppermint-rimmed Hot Cocoa

I can write about how great Runamok maple syrups taste until my fingers hurt but for this recipe, I have to be honest that its most important attribute is that it is sticky.  Before you discount this virtue, allow me to explain that its sticky nature will create a fun... read more

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