Comfort food. It means different things to different people. Chicken Pot Pie. Mac ‘n Cheese. Chicken Soup. Whatever your choice, these are the foods you reach for when the world’s got you down or when you’ve watched the season opener of The Walking Dead and your heart is broken, your soul crushed. Yes, it’s → Hungry for more?
One of the best things about culinary school, for me, was learning how to make some of my favorite dishes. The perfect folded omelet? Check. Risotto? Check. And Kung Pao Chicken. Che–, wait, what? Yes, you read that right. I learned to make the best Kung Pao Chicken, really, the best, in the kitchen → Hungry for more?
It’s no secret that any season other than summer is not my friend. I like the heat, even the humidity, sun so bright shades are a necessity and no need for sleeves or a jacket when I step outside. (Why I live in Maryland, where chilly breezes, frost and snow happen, is a mystery → Hungry for more?
Don’t call it a comeback! Iceberg’s been here for years. Yep, iceberg lettuce, the long-maligned and under-appreciated salad green is in vogue once more and with it, the Classic Wedge Salad. A thick wedge of iceberg lettuce topped with diced tomato, crumbled bacon and a creamy blue cheese dressing is the stuff steakhouse menus → Hungry for more?
Lookin’ at my Gucci it’s about that time…leaves and temperatures are dropping and my heart is breaking because FALL. I get it, four seasons, nothing lasts forever, snow is beautiful. BLAH, BLAH, BLAH. All of that’s true but summer is my favorite and I want it all the time. Mother Nature is clearly not moved → Hungry for more?