techniques

Top 5 Essential Kitchen Tools

This is a list of 5 of my top-rated tools – the ones that I reach for constantly, for both my personal and professional cooking. 1. Chef’s Knife A good knife has weight to it. It feels good in your hands, and it stays sharp with a bit of care. I didn’t actually feel like […] Read more…

Why Brine?

Usually, I’m all about keeping the bases simple and classic, and then mixing things up with accessories like sauces.  But for this, I’m going to make an exception.  If we’re thinking capsule cooking in terms of a capsule wardrobe, brine would be the spanx under the gorgeous dress. Not glamorous, I know, but really very […] Read more…