Disaster on the Farm

It is almost the end of summer here on my farm. I fenced in the ten blueberry bushes, netted them and the chipmunks and birds still had a feast. My apple tree that I pruned and sprayed for two years dropped all the apples prematurely. The five heirloom tomato plants […]

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Summer Entertaining

SUMMER ENTERTAINING al Fresco by John F. Carafoli Photos by Mark Willard, styled by John Carafoli MENUBagnat (Cooked Salsa Verde)  Mussels Mixed Green Salad, with a simple dressing of chopped fresh herbs with oil & vinegar Escabeche Striped Bass with Jasmine Rice Summer Berry Pudding with Rose Geranium Cream Summer on Cape […]

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Going Back to My Roots

GOING BACK TO MY ROOTS Connecting Cape Cod to Italy Story and photos by John F. Carafoli After years of hard work and much frustration, I was granted an Italian citizenship. During the process people asked, “But why do you want it?” My answer? Who would not want dual citizenship […]

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John’s Orchard

These were the cherries harvested this year. I put them in a beautiful jar with sugar and vodka and will serve it at Christmas time as a liquor.

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