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Pheasant: A Dish

Pheasant: A Dish

The Book of a Classy 18th century foodie spikes my interest in wild game. Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin humbly published an impressive biography titled “The Physiology of Taste: Or Meditations on Transcendental Gastronomy,” Portraying his deep appreciation and almost romantic relationship with food. An exciting read that gave me new life and an unexplainable feeling that I somehowContinue Reading

Chemical Innovation: Colossal Peas

Chemical Innovation: Colossal Peas

The world of food today is a much different place than the yesterdays that create our rich culinary history. The dishes that are being defined as the “New American Cuisine” are continuously evolving and developing as our chefs are becoming educated and driven. Our local Chefs are making their mark in the gastronomic world withContinue Reading

Sunchoke: Simple Insight

Sunchoke: Simple Insight

  A tuberous vegetable, hideous and filthy, dug up from the dirt to be transformed into a dinner. The Sunchoke is known by many identities, names, personalities and characteristics providing an impeccable ingredient for any curious cook. The visible plant is made up of leafy, lazy stalks that produce small bright flowers. Under the soil,Continue Reading

Brine Me Beautiful

Brine Me Beautiful

A Brine can be recognized as an array of different solutions such as a pickling liquid, a cure, or a type of preservative; each used with the similar intentions of developing and improving quality. The Science Every living organism in every form of life is made up of billions and gazillions of Cells. These cellsContinue Reading

Ground Cherries: An Introduction To A Husked Treat.

Ground Cherries: An Introduction To A Husked Treat.

This delicate little gem has remained widely unknown with it’s many names and relatives. Notably the Chinese Lantern and Tomatillo are some of the better know species of the fruit that are wearing a Calyx, the correct name of the husk. Buy Cheap Viagra Upon further inspection of the fruit, I find beautiful flavors inContinue Reading

Pistachio Sponge: ISI Innovation

Pistachio Sponge: ISI Innovation

I was first exposed to the idea of a microwavable cake while working on the pastry line at The Fearrington House in Pittsboro North Carolina. The Chef was crouched in front of our Microwave with a wildly excited grin as he was obviously aroused with cialis without prescription the prospect of something new. The seedContinue Reading

Pasta, The Love Story.

Pasta, The Love Story.

Since my conception, Pasta has been in my life in some form or shape.Continue Reading

No Fuss Gnocchi

No Fuss Gnocchi

One of my favorite items to make and consume in my home kitchen, hands down, is a simple Potato Gnocchi. The simplicity in the production and the versatility with the final product make Gnocchi a mandatory staple in my life. Whether I am looking f viagra 100mg or a small snack, side dish, or aContinue Reading