Weather
The Pine Tree, News for Calaveras County and Beyond Weather
Amador Angels Camp Arnold Bear Valley Copperopolis Murphys San Andreas Valley Springs Moke Hill/West Point Tuolumne
News
Business Directory
Weather & Roads
Sports
Real Estate
Search
Weekly & Grocery Ads
Entertainment
Life & Style
Government
Law Enforcement
Business
Wine News
Health & Fitness
Home & Garden
Food & Dining
Religion & Faith
Frogtown USA
Legal Notices
Calendar
Polls
Columns
Free Classifieds
Letters to the Editor
Obituaries
About Us

Coming Soon...
Saturday, Jun 23
All Day Exotic Bird Show
09:00 AM Free Rabies Vaccinations in West Point on June 23rd
09:30 AM North Grove Photography Walks at Big Trees State Park
10:00 AM The Big Senior Expo & Health Fair is June 23rd
10:00 AM Calaveras Master Gardeners Open Garden & Plant Sale This Saturday
10:00 AM Old Timers Museum Walking Tours Are Every Saturday at 10am.
11:00 AM Strawberry Festival
11:00 AM CBTA Annual Meeting and Picnic June 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
12:00 PM Sierra Nevada Logging Museum Open Thurs - Sun
04:00 PM Summer Solstice Fundraiser Dinner
05:00 PM The Hwy 4 Blues Band is coming to the Cameo Plaza
07:00 PM Brian Jirka and The Cabby Band at Bistro Espresso June 23
07:00 PM Ted Z and the Wranglers at Brice Station's Hilltop Concert Series
08:00 PM Twisted Folk Concerts Continue with Della Mae plus Jeremy Kittel & Co! at Twisted Oak Winery June 23
Sunday, Jun 24
All Day Exotic Bird Show
11:00 AM Sunday Funday at Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park
12:00 PM Sierra Nevada Logging Museum Open Thurs - Sun
Wednesday, Jun 27
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
05:00 PM The Second Murphys Complete Streets Workshop is June 27
05:30 PM Locals' Night with Milliaire
Thursday, Jun 28
11:00 AM The 17th Annual Art in the Park, Art Show & Sale
11:00 AM Tumbling Clinic At Big Trees Fitness
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
12:00 PM Sierra Nevada Logging Museum Open Thurs - Sun
Friday, Jun 29
All Day Make Plans, Mark Your Calendars for the Hawaiian Shirt Sale at CHS Thrift
All Day The 17th Annual Art in the Park, Art Show & Sale
Until 01:00 PM Tumbling Clinic At Big Trees Fitness
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
12:00 PM Sierra Nevada Logging Museum Open Thurs - Sun
05:00 PM Angels Camp Farmers Market
05:30 PM Friday Night Music at Alchemy
06:00 PM Cooking Class at Marisolio Tasting Bar- Salad Soiree
Saturday, Jun 30
All Day Make Plans, Mark Your Calendars for the Hawaiian Shirt Sale at CHS Thrift
All Day Exotic Bird Show
07:30 AM Arnold Lions Pancake Breakfast Fund Raiser
09:30 AM North Grove Photography Walks at Big Trees State Park
10:00 AM Bradley Grove and More History of Calaveras Big Trees- Seminar June 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
All Day The 17th Annual Art in the Park, Art Show & Sale
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park
12:00 PM Sierra Nevada Logging Museum Open Thurs - Sun
07:00 PM Bear Valley Summer Music Series! June 30th - Labor Day
Sunday, Jul 1
All Day Exotic Bird Show
All Day The 17th Annual Art in the Park, Art Show & Sale
11:00 AM Sunday Funday at Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
11:00 AM Town Tours of Columbia State Historic Park
12:00 PM Sierra Nevada Logging Museum Open Thurs - Sun
Monday, Jul 2
All Day The 17th Annual Art in the Park, Art Show & Sale
11:30 AM Hip Hop Summer Dance Camp & Perform in 4th of July Parade
Tuesday, Jul 3
All Day The 17th Annual Art in the Park, Art Show & Sale
All Day Hip Hop Summer Dance Camp & Perform in 4th of July Parade
07:00 PM Counting Crows "25 Years & Counting" Tour Coming to Ironstone Amphitheater July 3rd
Wednesday, Jul 4
All Day Fourth of July BBQ at Hotel Leger in Mokelumne Hill
All Day Columbia's Glorious 4th of July Celebration!
All Day The 17th Annual Art in the Park, Art Show & Sale
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
All Day Hip Hop Summer Dance Camp & Perform in 4th of July Parade
Thursday, Jul 5
All Day The 17th Annual Art in the Park, Art Show & Sale
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
All Day Hip Hop Summer Dance Camp & Perform in 4th of July Parade
12:00 PM Sierra Nevada Logging Museum Open Thurs - Sun
Friday, Jul 6
All Day The 17th Annual Art in the Park, Art Show & Sale
11:00 AM Guided Tours of Ironstone Vineyards
Until 01:00 PM Hip Hop Summer Dance Camp & Perform in 4th of July Parade
12:00 PM Sierra Nevada Logging Museum Open Thurs - Sun
05:00 PM Angels Camp Farmers Market
05:30 PM Friday Night Music at Alchemy

Search Announcements




Log In
Username

Password

Remember Me



Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 03/14/2011 09:24 PM Updated by: Kim_Hamilton on 03/14/2011 11:57 PM
Expires: 01/01/2016 12:00 AM
:

Roasted Artichoke Hash~by The Lunch Lady

The artichokes are poking their spiny heads out of the supermarket display with their "frost kissed" green and rust leaves. The buds are nice and tight, the sign of a very fresh artichoke, the leaves and heart are meaty and succulent. I love artichoke in all it's forms. My husband makes the most delicious steamed artichoke I've ever had. Perhaps it is the luxury of being cooked for with love, but I think he has a couple of secrets in the boiling bath as well! Anyway, this recipe is a bit time consuming, but well worth it! Serve it for brunch topped with poached eggs, or for dinner with roasted chicken and pan juices. ......


Click Above to Visit the Lovely Lunch Lady!




Ingredients
4 large globe artichokes cleaned and pared
5 red bliss potatoes, cut in a very large dice (about one inch square)
1 yellow onion, sliced thinly
1 bulb fennel, cored and sliced thinly
1 lemon
6 strips thick cut bacon, cooked and chopped
1 clove garlic, minced
1 Tablespoon chopped rosemary
6 tablespoons canola oil
Salt and pepper

Directions
Do this process ahead of time:
Cook and chop bacon, reserve
Place artichokes in a large pot with two inches cold water, 1 teaspoon salt, and the lemon (cut in half)
While the artichokes are cooking and cooling, you can prep the rest of your ingredients for cooking (be sure to put your potatoes in cold water to prevent "rusting")
Bring to a boil, then turn down and simmer until the base of each heart is just tender when pierced with a knife
Remove from water
Allow to cool enough to handle, then remove leaves and choke (I like to save the leaves, reheat gently, toss in a simple vinaigrette, and serve with lunch)
Once the cool hearts are completely clean, cut into bite sized wedges and set aside

Pre-heat oven to 400 degrees
Time the cooking in this next section so that the two baking sheets come out of the oven at approximately the same time
In a large mixing bowl, toss the potatoes, rosemary, garlic,salt, pepper, and 4 tablespoons of canola oil (If you reserve the bacon fat from above, you can also use 2 Tablespoons of that and 2 Tablespoons of oil for a smokier flavor)
Spread out into a single layer on a baking sheet and cook for 30 min or until potatoes are golden and crisp
While potatoes are cooking, toss together the fennel, onion, artichoke hearts, salt, pepper, and 2 Tablespoons of canola oil
Spread onto a cookie sheet, and bake for approximately 15-20 min, or until golden
While hot, toss all ingredients together with chopped bacon, transfer to a serving dish, and enjoy!
--
Have a Delicious Day!
Lunch Lady Catering
www.lunchladycatering.com
209-768-1044
Find us on Facebook!
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Lunch-Lady-Catering/87384594020


What's Related
These might interest you as well
Calendar

Local News

phpws Business Directory

Photo Albums


Mark Twain Medical Center
Meadowmont Pharmacy
Bank of Stockton
Bear Valley Real Estate
Bear Valley Cross Country
Cedar Creek Realty
Cave, Mine & Zip Lines
Fox Security
Bistro Espresso
Pinnacle Physical Therapy
Chatom Winery
Middleton's Furniture
Bear Valley Mountain Resort
Paul D. Bertini
Premier Properties
High Country Spa & Stove
Sierra Logging Museum
Calaveras Mentoriing

Ebbetts Pass Scenic Byway
Sierra Logging Museum
Jenny's Kitchen

Copyright © The Pine Tree 2005-2018