Archive for January, 2009

Mark your calendars…

Posted in Uncategorized on January 27th, 2009 by admin – Comments Off

NEW LOCATION! The Fourth Annual Minnesota Garlic Festival will be on August 15, 2009, at the McLeod County Fair Grounds in Hutchinson from 10am-7pm. Check out the Festival’s website at  http://www.sfa-mn.org/garlicfest/index.html

Hawk’s brain garlic will be there. Make sure you look for us.

Sweet Willa at the 2008 Garlic Festival

Sweet Willa at the 2008 Garlic Festival

Cold in January

Posted in Uncategorized on January 27th, 2009 by admin – Comments Off

As I look at the rest of my garlic that is of unknown variety, I realize it is time to finish it up and make it into garlic powder. But maybe I’ll wait until the temperature on the front porch is above zero degrees.  I’ve learned from Cannon Falls Joel that you can’t make powder in the house–gets a little too fragrant.

The making of garlic powder

The making of garlic powder