TIP OF THE DAY: Exotic Fruit-Of-The-Month Club

Divide a dragonfruit at the dinner table. Photo courtesy Melissas.com. Dragonfruit, Korean pears, pomegranates and cinnamon persimmons are just four fruits in season now that most people have never tried. Others, like cherimoya, jackfruit and coquitos are available year-round. You can give these fruits as gifts (Melissas.com has individual boxes and monthly “club” gifts). But…
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PRODUCT: Mince Pie Tarts

In the British tradition, mince pie is as customary at Christmas as egg nog. Colonists brought it to America, and the tradition continued. Yet, have you ever had mince pie?   THE HISTORY OF MINCE PIE (MINCEMEAT PIE) Mince pie dates back to medieval times, when it was a meat pie (as were most pies…
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