New Book from Calley Hastings of Fat Toad Farm: Cast Iron, Cast On: Cooking and Knitting Through the Seasons


Calley Hastings (co-owner of Fat Toad Farm, a family-run business specializing in goat’s milk caramel) and Becky Herrick (knitwear designer) both live in Vermont, where they create fantastic handmade items from the local bounty. Be it local wool or local milk, stylish wearables or delicious edibles, this talented duo will show you how to cook and create through all the seasons of the year. Enjoy recipes and knitting patterns for every month of the year including mini maple pavlovas, deep winter infused vodkas, holiday chocolate bark, brioche burger buns with curry sunflower seeds, dandelion fritters with chive horseradish sauce, blackberry and toasted oats Sunday pancakes, and harvest pesto cornbread among others. Enjoy seasonal knitwear patterns such as a summer picnic blanket, a fall lace shawl, a ski sweater, the hunter’s sweater or the painter’s top. This cooking and knitting guide through the seasons makes a great holiday gift for anyone who loves to cook and create! Purchase on our website.












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