Part 2 of our series on pepper! Spice Buyer Kim talks about five popular peppercorns that don’t come from the piper nigrum plant.
It’s not easy to find herb producers committed to taste over profit, but Daphnis and Chloe break the mold.
Traditionally, the beginning of spring is marked on a calendar date, but many believe in other signs of a new season. Some watch for the first crocuses and tulips. Others await opening day at Fenway Park. Still others believe spring arrives only after Formaggio Kitchen fires up the grill and begins the sidewalk barbeque season. But for me, spring officially arrives with locally grown vegetables, farm fresh eggs and wildly foraged edibles from hearty New England soil.