Tagged with Blue Rooster Bakery

Roasted Tomatoes

I’ve had roasted tomatoes on my mind, specifically plum tomatoes. First I enjoyed them with brunches at The Blue Rooster Bakery & Cafe in Cranbury.  Then I saw a recipe in Canal House Cooking.  So I’ve been playing around with different versions at home and they are very simple and handy to have on hand (and you can freeze them … Continue reading

A Humble Dinner

This was a worknight dinner when I was too harried to do much.  But I had farm fresh eggs (Cherry Grove), excellent spicy Neapolitan (or “Napoletano”) salami from Salumeria Biellese (they sometimes sell their products at local Slow Food events), and a jar of very simple marinara sauce.  (I could have just used plain canned tomatoes, … Continue reading

Glorious Breakfast

I am always complaining that there aren’t enough places serving good breakfasts or brunches in this area.  Yes, there are hotels, and their weekend buffets, and there are diners galore.  But I’m looking for something a little more interesting and creative, and Blue Rooster Bakery & Café in Cranbury fits the bill. I’d read their blog … Continue reading