I notice when I go out on the land to bakeapple
pick, where we used to get water maybe 25 years ago, 20 maybe 30 years ago, the brooks there are really dried up now.
New taste sensations: Bakeapple
berries, partridge berries, Chester's fried chicken.
festivals in Garnish (Newfoundland) and Forteau (Labrador) in August, and West St.
How about cods' tongues with scrunchions (small pork cracklings), or chutney made from bakeapple
, a marsh berry locals insist tastes wonderful but smells of feet?
offering blueberry, partridgeberry, strawberry, raspberry, plum and bakeapple
Another local berry is the bakeapple
, which is not an apple at all but looks like a golden raspberry.
What's Lost The Labrador coastline is a spill of islands, salt-shaker tumble of stone, a cartographer's nightmare - on the coastal boat 50 years ago the third mate marked his location after dark by the outline of a headland against the stars, the sweetly acrid smell of bakeapples
blowing off a stretch of bog to port or starboard, navigating without map or compass where hidden shoals shadow the islands like the noise of hammers echoed across a valley.
Dessert was a slice of cheesecake topped with a delicious local delicacy, bakeapples
The strawberries begin around the end of June, followed by skunk currants, raspberries, bakeapples
(cloud-berries), blueberries, squashberries, partridgeberries (foxberries or lingonberries), blackberries, and finally marsh berries and cranberries in October.
Admittedly, when large expanses are covered, in the case of searching for bakeapples
or cranberries, men often do come along.
Berries of every persuasion--blueberries, cranberries, partridgeberries, bakeapples
, currants, dewberries, and brambleberries.
I then removed one for Reuben Snow of Bay Roberts, who was extremely nervous at first but was so pleased with the results that, when I refused payment, he offered to get me a bottle of bakeapples