How to Describe the Taste of Huckleberries

Have you ever tried to explain the taste and flavor of huckleberries to someone who has never eaten any? I described it as a blueberry on steroids … but, of course, that is not very helpful. Others have described the taste of huckleberries as a cross between a raspberry and a blueberry.  Hmmm … still […]

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Rib Eyes with Huckleberries and Caramelized Onions

If you are looking for a special recipe for Easter dinner or anytime you want a unique huckleberry dinner entree, try the following recipe for Rib Eyes with Huckleberries and Caramelized Onions from The Huckleberry Cookbook by Alex and Stephanie Hester Rib Eyes with Huckleberries and Caramelized Onions April 9, 2020 by sandy Category ~Huckleberry Main […]

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Ate the Last of Your Huckleberries?

Nothing is more depressing than looking in your freezer and cupboards and seeing that you ate the last of your huckleberries.  The new huckleberry crop won’t be ready for about 4 months — and that is if we get an early crop. Despite that, we just don’t know how good the huckleberry crop will be.   […]

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Huckleberry and Brandy Sauce

This delicious huckleberry and brandy sauce works well for both sweet and savory dishes. If you have extra huckleberries in your freezer, you might want to try the following Huckleberry and Brandy Sauce Huckleberry and Brandy Sauce January 30, 2020 by sandy Category ~Huckleberry Sauces & Spreads Ingredients 8 – 10 ounce Huckleberries 2 – 3 […]

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Huckleberry Hurricane Adult Drink

With Christmas and New Years right around the corner, a special huckleberry drink would round out your special meal perfectly. This recipe is from The Rowdy Baker Huckleberry Hurricane Adult Drink December 18, 2019 by sandy Category ~Huckleberry Drinks Persons 2 Notes Author says:  “I love to add a big blob (that’s a technical baking term) […]

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Huckleberry Chocolate Rum Cake

Looking for a special huckleberry dessert for Thanksgiving or Christmas or New Years? Check out this delicious mix of chocolate, huckleberries, and rum!! Huckleberry Chocolate Rum Cake November 25, 2019 by sandy Category ~Huckleberry Baked Desserts ~Huckleberry Sweets Persons 12 Prep Time 10 minutes Cook Time 50 minutes Total Time 1 hour Notes Substitute any chocolate […]

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Idaho Huckleberry Lemonade Cocktail

Since I live in Idaho, I love to share Idaho huckleberry recipes.   This particular recipe is from Kita Roberts’ blog:  Pass the Sushi! Idaho Huckleberry Lemonade Cocktail October 25, 2019 by sandy Category ~Huckleberry Drinks A fresh mix of Idaho’s signature huckleberry plant blended three ways with local vodka and a splash of limoncello. The Huckleberry […]

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Huckleberry Apple Pie

If you are very conservative (or stingy) with your huckleberries and want to spread them thin in your recipes, you might want to consider making a huckleberry apple pie. I found this recipe on the Spokane Public Radio website:  Recipe Moments Huckleberry Apple Pie September 9, 2019 by sandy Category ~Huckleberry Pie Ingredients Filling: 1 cup […]

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Delicious Huckleberry Custard-Based Pie

With huckleberry season coming to an end, I know many lucky pickers have lots of huckleberries to makes some delicious desserts.   Here is a Custard-based Huckleberry Pie recipe that I found on the ‘Beyond the Chicken Coop’ website: Huckleberry Custard-Based Pie August 22, 2019 by sandy Category ~Huckleberry Pie Persons 8 Prep Time 20 minutes Cook […]

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Versatility of Huckleberries

Huckleberries are very versatile as they can be used in so many different ways: Sweets, drinks, baked goods, preserves, in sauces, and …. (you finish the line!) Just search for huckleberry recipes or check out the many on this site for just a sampling of the many wonderful treats you can make using huckleberries. But […]

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