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Samin Nosrat Is Taking the Home Cook Around the World She once harbored ambitions to become a doctor, but she was so awed by Waters' chocolate soufflé that she wrote a letter to the chef to ask for a job at the restaurant busing tables. The chefs assigned her cookbooks to read at night, but Nosrat [...]
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Top tips from a Kiwi baker Top New Zealand baker Dean Brettschneider has put out a new book for the home baker - coincidentally just in time for the Fresh Food Show's Great Southern Bake-off, where the title of best chocolate cake in the South is at stake. We have plundered the [...]
Intrigue Chocolate Co. in Seattle offers truffles and chocolate flights Intrigue Chocolate Co. is a small chocolate company that prides themselves on creating unique flavors that each tell a different story. Chef and owner of Intrigue Chocolate Co. Aaron Barthel, will show us a signature chocolate flight paired with wine [...]
At 15, Jacques Torres took an apprenticeship at a pastry shop. The rest was history Years later, Torres would make the counter, shelving and furniture for his first chocolate store in Brooklyn -- all by hand. "Making things is just in When he would get home from school as a child, Torres would watch his mother as she prepared [...]
James Stefanakos and his team create Awww Nuts!, a bar filled with pecans, almonds, cashews and walnuts.Photo by Bach PhamStepping into James Stefanakos’ workshop is a sensory experience. The air is gently perfumed by the three types of chocolate churning for the shop’s dozen different chocolate bars. Three machines are constantly buzzing, keeping the chocolate at the right temperature and texture for the next bar that Stefanakos and his two employees hand-make and package each day. On one...
Image credit: PexelsWhen you’re casually shopping the chocolate aisle, it’s easy to presume that everything on the shelf in fancy packaging is high quality, but that’s not always the case. Just like wine, fancy packaging doesn’t always mean what’s inside is something you want. However, understanding the product description every bar can be complicated though if you don’t know what you’re looking for.This week Bon Appetit ran an excerpt from Megan Giller’s upcoming book “Bean to Bar...
With the arrival of January comes a fresh start, and what better way to start the new year than with winter's citrus superstar, the lemon. Not only do lemons carry a host of health benefits--they are full of Vitamin C and flavonoids that help fight against the flu--but they also are great for your liver and digestive system. Simply add the juice of a lemon to a large glass of water and sip throughout the day to enjoy healthier skin and hair. Brought to America in 1493 by Christopher Columbus,...
Read to each otherTo a lot of people, reading to your spouse might sound corny. Believe me, I get this, and even cringe a little when someone writes a post about doing this kind of thing on social media. But hear me out. It’s fantastic, and actually pretty luxurious, to have a chapter of a captivating novel read to you as you relax in your favorite chair, maybe sipping a (themed!) cocktail.Even if literature isn’t your thing, what about a journal article that interests both of you but you...