A chef needs multiple tools at the ready to create a gourmet meal. Choosing the correct tools for the task can be an overwhelming chore. A good rule of thumb is, to begin with, the basics and then go from there. Always buy good quality tools if possible that work best for the cook. Below is a list of kitchen tools that are handy for the gourmet chef to make delicious meals at home.
Struggling to put together a coherent meal each night for your family? There is another way, and it’s called meal prep. This method of cooking involves making or preparing an entire week’s worth of food at once. Not only will you know exactly what you’re having each night when you come home from work, but […]
My children called it the “last hurrah before school starts”, the marketing department at Kings Dominion calls it BBQ and Brew. Either way, Saturdays and Sundays now through August 20 there’s mouthwatering BBQ at the third annual Kings Dominion BBQ and Brew Fest. It’s all real good, with dishes from their new executive chef that […]
Remember that scene where actors John Cusack and Kate Beckinsale slurp through straws and gaze lovingly at each other in the romantic chick-flick Serendipity? Turns out the movie title, and that ice cream came from an eatery whose name Serendipity 3 is where the film’s title spawned. The movie launched the eatery into expansion from New […]
How to Make the Right Choices You might remember the media blitz a few years ago examining why French women never seem to be fat. It was all thanks to a book that came out making the absurd claim in its title, “French Women Don’t Get Fat” by Mireille Guiliano. I’m sure there are one […]