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After four pies in the testing stages, this has been deemed "near to pink perfection." (Amy Thielen / For the Enterprise)

Rhubarb is a hunter/gatherer/ cook and sweet tooth's delight

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I wonder if when spring cravings hit, they're not due to a need for certain foods but instead to a craving for the hunting and gathering of them. For me, after a long winter, my hands itch to pick. Thank god for rhubarb, then, seemingly indestructible, downright everlasting, and growing in clumps just down my hill.


Most of all, though, I love rhubarb pie.

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