persimmon love

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first persimmon of the year: thursday, october 9

lxy, Sunday, 12 October 2008 04:53 (eleven years ago) link

second and third persimmons of the year: saturday, october 11

lxy, Sunday, 12 October 2008 04:53 (eleven years ago) link

(thank you, jergins. you are a true friend.)

lxy, Sunday, 12 October 2008 04:54 (eleven years ago) link

ken's market does not yet have persimmons in stock. ;_;

lxy, Sunday, 12 October 2008 04:55 (eleven years ago) link

(this board's first food thread)

lxy, Sunday, 12 October 2008 05:00 (eleven years ago) link

(also, last)

qwarie (jergins), Sunday, 12 October 2008 06:41 (eleven years ago) link

lenny's did not have persimmons, but the first shipment was delivered WHILE I WAS THERE! they are hard as stones but i bought 8 anyway.

lxy, Sunday, 12 October 2008 18:56 (eleven years ago) link

yes, one thread for all the love of the only 2 topics that merit it: persimmons and butter.

lxy, Sunday, 12 October 2008 18:57 (eleven years ago) link

thank god butter is not seasonal.

lxy, Sunday, 12 October 2008 18:57 (eleven years ago) link

two weeks pass...

ken's FINALLY has persimmons! $2.99/lb but still.

lxy, Thursday, 30 October 2008 16:39 (eleven years ago) link

one year passes...

november 1, persimmons at ken's

lxy, Monday, 2 November 2009 06:06 (ten years ago) link

one month passes...

i am loving persimmons. maybe it's an every-other-year thing for me.

lxy, Sunday, 20 December 2009 20:23 (nine years ago) link

ready to have persimmons this season

jergins, Friday, 25 December 2009 22:45 (nine years ago) link

one year passes...

next to last
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lxy, Monday, 3 January 2011 18:23 (eight years ago) link

eight years pass...

had some persimmon from my sisters yard yesterday. thought of lxy <3

toadstool might (tehresa), Monday, 11 November 2019 17:07 (four weeks ago) link

<3

lxy, Tuesday, 12 November 2019 21:28 (four weeks ago) link

we have a huge harvest this year, but none of them are ripe yet. keep hearing reports that people are trying to steal them from the tree. we don't care except that the last time someone tried to take one they broke a branch because they didn't know to twist instead of pull.

lxy, Tuesday, 12 November 2019 21:30 (four weeks ago) link

There was debate about the proper persimmon ripeness among the family, and sister mentioned she had caught passersby approaching the tree as well!

toadstool might (tehresa), Thursday, 14 November 2019 00:21 (three weeks ago) link

1 to the branch-breaker mailman. 2 went overripe in a night. 3 in fine eating form. 119 hard as rocks and taking up the entire table and half a countertop. untold numbers harvested by squirrels, birds and passersby.

bumper crop for real.

lxy, Monday, 18 November 2019 17:33 (three weeks ago) link


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