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Fruit & News of the Week: January 15th 2017

This Week’s Fruit Warren European Pear Frog Hollow Farm Brentwood, CA This is Frog Hollow Farm’s signature pear and for good reason. With a classic European texture, very soft and juicy with a silky sweetness that avoids the typical grittiness

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Recipe: Moraga Pear Pie

Contra Costa County has a rich history of pear cultivation. “This blue ribbon recipe comes from 82 year-old Jean Podell who won Moraga, California’s pear recipe contest.” via The Splendid Table   INGREDIENTS: 1 unbaked prepared pie shell for open-face

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Farm Focus: The Future of Citrus at Frog Hollow

While Frog Hollow Farm is known for our legendary summer stone fruit, our growing citrus orchards are gaining more momentum each year. Farmer Al first started growing citrus about 25 years ago with Blood Oranges, Meyer lemons and Kumquats plus

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Fruit & News of the Week: January 8th 2018

This week’s fruit:   Warren European Pear Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA This is Frog Hollow Farm’s signature pear and for good reason. Too difficult to grow for most farmers to consider it’s never caught on commercially but Farmer Al

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Recipe: Kumquats in Honey and Kumquat Tea

Kumquats are used in Chinese Medicine to help sore throats and coughs. Here are two easy ways to prepare the perfect Vitamin C booster for cold season!   Kumquat Tea INGREDIENTS: 2-3 Kumquats sliced or 2 tablespoons of Kumquats in

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