Set the Net

Recipes and snapshots of life in Bristol Bay, AK

Ostrich ferns cover the woods in thick undergrowth here in Bristol Bay by mid-June but as they peek out of the ground in spring wound in tight curls called fiddleheads, they are perfect for harvesting. With a taste comparable to fresh asparagus these beautiful fern heads are lovely sautéed in butter and garlic, tossed in …

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Our friend TG brought us these gorgeous, fertilized, chicken eggs for hatching from his backyard farm in California. The blue eggs are Ameraucanas, also known as “Easter egg chickens”, I’m unsure of what the rest are… shows how much attention Bronson paid eh? I’ll have to ask TG… Either way, these beautifully colored eggs are …

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