Chicken and Egg: A Memoir of Suburban Homesteading with 125 by Janice Cole

By Janice Cole

Poultry coops have by no means been so stylish! From natural gardens in parking plenty to rooftop beekeeping, the charm of city homesteading is common. chook and Egg tells the tale of veteran foodstuff author Janice Cole, who, like such a lot of different urbanites, took up the progressive pastime of elevating chickens at domestic. From opting for the best coop to generating the miracle of the 1st egg, Cole stocks her now-expert insights into the rigors, triumphs, and bonds that consequence while human and chicken reside in shut quarters. With a hundred twenty five recipes for scrumptious poultry and egg dishes, chicken fans, yard farmers, and people considering taking the jump will adore this beautiful illustrated memoir!

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Remove the peas from the ice bath and place in the boiling water. Cook until barely tender or al dente, about 1 minute. Reserve 1⁄2 cup of the blanching liquid, then drain the peas and place half of them in a bowl of ice water. Put the other half of the peas in a blender. Add about 2 tablespoons of the blanching water, and blend until smooth. Add the butter and salt. Blend until the butter is fully incorporated. Remove from blender and cool. 34 To make the crushed peas: Remove the remaining 1 cup of peas from the ice water and peel them by gently squeezing them between your fingers to separate them from their outer skin.

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