I am writing this on the way up to Maine. Can you believe I have never been to Maine?? At least not that I ever recall. It’s been several months of all work and no play, and I can think of nothing better to do on the last weekend of Summer, during an absolutely picture perfect weekend, than cracking open a lobster while drinking a cold beer, on the waterfront of Portland Maine.
This also makes me think of the BBQ about to take place tomorrow, poolside. I probably won’t have enough time to make the following recipe for our own BBQ, but perhaps you will, and I encourage you to do so. Some time back I made a turtle ice cream pie. At that time, I thought, what could possibly be better than this? Well, this ice cream pie might just be better. Who doesn’t love peanut putter? And the peanut brittle adds such a lovely, crunchy texture. For this recipe, I made peanut brittle, but that’s only because I can never get over to my local candy store during business hours. Peanut brittle is so easy to make anyway, so why not? (more…)