strip mall asian grocery stores are my usual source for cheap, disposable non-stick pans. if they last a year they did their job. why pay more?
there is some debate amongst foodie theologians as to why God blessed only a few red states with the Skyline Chili franchise...
pho w/ beef shanks and marrow
this combo rocks the house. the shanks and bones are the ticket to a beefy...
stand up sprouts
eugene oregon killed my tastes for the grateful dead and bean sprouts. i spent my university years there. bean sprouts were as ubiquitous as tie dyed shirts....
off to Naknek, AK
my son Sam leaves today for his premier stint as a commercial fisherman in Bristol Bay, Alaska. here are some off his foodie things...
Sam considers this 'salad'. in our quest to escape the supermarket veggie department we...
top greenhouse priorities
in order of priority. tomatoes. basil (thai and genovese). peppers (hot ones like habanero, serrano, jalapeno), cantaloupe, eggplant (those long asian ones), okra. most of these are permanent...
korean mint and thai basil
this could be a summer cocktail if you substitute vodka for fish sauce. but it's not. iced dipping sauce for noodles, marinades, salad dressing. tonight with sockeye, rice noodles, lettuce. the korean mint tastes like our...
this simple method of brining your salmon adds 1 hour (or more) to your meal schedule. i think the results are well worth it. works best for fresh vs frozen* and it goes...
last night was the perfect quick dinner night. home late on the ferry. hungry and armed with a truck full of chicken feed, hay harvest supplies, and groceries from trader joes.