Cherry and Apple Jam Just in Time for Holiday Craft Fairs!

Apple & Cherry Jam
Apple & Cherry Jam


Tomorrow is our first Christmas Craft Fair of the season and I made a new jam to celebrate! Cherry and Apple is our latest delight. Thin slices of apple and whole black cherries are floating in a light syrup with hints of fresh mint and vanilla…

St. Thomas Aquinas High School

541 West Keith Road, North Vancouver

Sunday November 2nd, 2014

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission is 2$ & parking is free

Tomorrow you will also find:


Lemon & Vodka

Blood Orange

Thick Cut Orange

Lime & Lemongrass

Orange & Lemon + Orange Blossom Water

Pear & Lemon


Blueberry Honey

Black Plum Vanilla Brandy

Spiced Apple & Cranberry Jelly



Balsamic Strawberry

Black Plum Honey & Star Anise

Pear & Ginger

Pear, Maple Syrup & Sage

Plum, Black Currant & Shallot Chutney

Rhubarb & Ginger

Dandelion Confit


Banana & Chocolate

And more!!!!

The Sweetest Dark

I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat.

– Edgar Allan Poe



Blackberry Bush
Blackberry Bush


My favourite time of the year…


Late Summer Berries
Late Summer Berries

And my favourite berries…




My Grandmother Lina used to pick blackberries every summer, enough to make an upside down cake every Sunday of the year….




 Now that she is 101 years old and sitting in her chair most of the day, I am sure she dreams of the sweetest dark berries….







A simple, yet perfect blackberry jam to celebrate late summer and my Grandmother Lina.



I have been spending a lot of time in the kitchen and less time at markets…


But you can still find me at least twice a week sampling luscious jams and bold marmalades….



 Cherry and Orange Marmalade, Blueberry, fresh Mint and Lemon Balm, Apple Honey Butter, Raspberry and Red Current Jam, Blackberry Jam…….




Sunday August 10th – Ladner Village Market 10-4 pm

Wednesday August 13th – Main Street Market 3-7 pm

Saturday August 16th – Kerrisdale Market 10-2 pm

Sunday August 17th – Whistler 10-4 pm

Come get a jar for a late summer picnic…


Limited Edition…Sour Cherry & Rhubarb Jam

Année de cerises rouges met le rire sur toutes les bouches.


Sour Cherry & Rhubarb Jam Le Meadow's Pantry
Sour Cherry & Rhubarb Jam Le Meadow’s Pantry

Splendid June is the combination of the best flavours June has to offer: sour cherry and rhubarb…


Local Strawberries at Le Meadow's Pantry
Local Strawberries at Le Meadow’s Pantry

We also have plenty of fresh local strawberries in our kitchen…



White Peony Le Meadow's Kitchen
White Peony Le Meadow’s Kitchen


Just on time to celebrate the Summer Solstice….

Sour cherry and rhubarb are a limited edition, come get a jar of pure delight :

Wednesday June 18th : Main street Farmer’s  Market 3pm til 7pm

Thursday June 19th : Yaletown Farmer’s Market  2pm til 6pm

Saturday June 21st : Kerrisdale Farmer’s Market 10am til 2pm

Sunday June 22nd : Ladner Market 10am til 4pm