the price of patience

Standard

I really love the slow food movement and want to become more involved locally. Does subscribing to the slow food first coast chapter on facebook count? I knew my apple butter would definitely be considered slow food as it takes 12 or so hours to cook. I also know that is not necessarily what is meant by slow food, just real food prepared carefully and with pleasure.
This apple butter was done in just that way. I picked the apples from the farmer’s market with the intention of making the butter out of them and carefully peeled and cored them with this nifty old fashioned gadget and cooked them in the crockpot most of the afternoon and all night. My husband loves loves loves apple butter so I can’t wait for him to try it. Watching the family eat and enjoy will be the best part for me.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s