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Chocolate and Coconut Cream Scones

06 Mar

Chocolate and Coconut Cream Scones Makes 8-12 scones 1 cup heavy cream 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 Tablespoons unsalted butter, cubed and chilled 2 cups pastry flour 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 Tablespoons sugar 1/2 cup shredded coconut, toasted, and additional for topping 3/4 cup chocolate chips 1 egg + 1 […]

Harvesting Sorrel

12 Oct

Our Kitchen Garden herbs have had a wonderful season and we have enjoyed many uses for each of them. For the centuries old Sorrel, we have two varieties, French Sorrel and Red Veined Sorrel. Each has amazed us with beauty and bounty. Sorrel is in the same family with Spinach, Beets, Swiss Chard and Rhubarb; […]

Pickled and Preserved!

18 Sep

A few days left of summer on the calendar and we have wrapped up all the pickling projects. Many herbs have been dried and we are preparing to make our herbal syrups in the next few days. The tomitillas and horseradish need a little more time in the ground – here’s hoping we don’t have […]

Prime Time

29 Jul

The kitchen garden could not have been more in it’s prime for the Whitefish Garden Tour on July 23, 2011. We served Rosemary Cookies and iced teas using several herbs from the garden. The tour organizer reports $800 in proceeds for the benefit of Whitefish Community Gardens. It was a picture perfect Whitefish day and […]

Whitefish Garden Tour

29 Jun

Good Medicine Lodge gardens will be among several local sites featured on the July 23, 2011 Whitefish Garden Tour  http://www.whitefishgardentour.com/ which benefits the Whitefish Community gardens. http://www.whitefishcommunitygarden.net Gardens at Good Medicine Lodge feature a large Kitchen Garden, Perennial Gardens and a Rain Garden. We will be serving Rosemary Cookies and Iced Tea made from the bounty […]

Morel Moments

15 Jul

Morel mushrooms are one of several edible wild mushrooms. They are plentiful in our forest’s burn areas. Morels look like little sponges and they are tasty little morsels. Our favorite breakfast recipes include sauteed morels over toast with scrambled eggs on the side and this one for Morel and Egg Pie. Morel and Egg Pie […]

Aromatics Abound

25 May

Our kitchen garden is flourishing, the farmers markets and CSA shares have returned to Whitefish and there are aromas and flavors aplenty in our kitchen. We like using the freshest ingredients available and locally grown doesn’t get better than our back yard or a Whitefish organic farm. Here is a favorite recipe for a savory […]

Currying Favor

24 Dec

Betsy has been making this recipe since 1973 when it was submitted for the Frankfort Younger Women’s Club Capitol Kitchens Cookbook project which she was involved in.  The recipe has been a favorite and often requested one of family and friends at Kentucky Derby Parties, church potlucks in Kentucky and Virginia, neighborhood hotdish gatherings in […]

Lemon Sugar Cookies

15 Apr

We continue our commitment to serving fresh foods at Good Medicine Lodge, using seasonal and sustainable ingredients which are locally grown. Our herb garden flourishes and satisfies our needs throughout the year. For fifteen years, GML has been committed to supporting green practices in every aspect…from gardening to food preparation; from cleaning products to energy […]