Recipes: CINCO DE MAYO

2020-04-30T22:43:51-07:00

Cinco de Mayo is Spanish for May 5th.  Ask most Americans its meaning and they will probably tell you it has something to do with Mexican Independence Day, which it does not. Mexican Independence Day

Recipes: CINCO DE MAYO2020-04-30T22:43:51-07:00

HOME-CURED CORNED BEEF

2020-03-12T04:06:34-07:00

Serves 8 - 10 Corning is an old English term that refers to pellets of salt called corns. It has nothing to do with corn the vegetable. If you’ve ever looked at the ingredient list

HOME-CURED CORNED BEEF2020-03-12T04:06:34-07:00

Recipes: Winter Soups

2020-01-13T20:24:46-08:00

Soup is an important part of every cultural cuisine and the variations could fill several books (and it has!). Soup is the most basic of dishes. Originally soupe or sops described a hot broth poured

Recipes: Winter Soups2020-01-13T20:24:46-08:00

Recipes: The Magic of Mushrooms

2019-10-10T21:16:28-07:00

Enjoy this article from my column at the Press Democrat. All Photos: ©John Burgess/The Press Democrat Mushrooms are one of the most interesting foods that we consume. Delicious, deadly, mysterious, intoxicating, enigmatic. Throughout history mushrooms

Recipes: The Magic of Mushrooms2019-10-10T21:16:28-07:00