This Is Strange
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Why Did the World’s Greatest Chef Just Kill Himself? – The Daily Beast So why did the French-born Violier, who achieved what most would consider the pinnacle of professional and personal success in this world, apparently take a gun and … Continue reading

Christmas Cooking Open Thread (In Memoriam: Chef Mojo)
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Annual Christmas Recipe Thread | The Last Refuge Time for your favorites folks. We’ll bump the thread later this week, so if you want to start with snacks, appetizers, and treats that’s fine and you can come back later and … Continue reading

Gimme A Plate of that Authentic Chinese Chop Suey, Please
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Burt Kozloff – The kids at Oberlin are up in arms again, this time… The kids at Oberlin are up in arms again, this time about the cafeteria food, which is culturally inappropriate — specifically, bad sushi (misrepresents Japanese culture) … Continue reading

At the Sharp Point of the Line
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P.F. Chang’s Chef Stabbed To Death In Northshore Mall « CBS Boston PEABODY (CBS) — A P.F. Chang’s chef is facing a murder charge after allegedly stabbing his co-worker to death at the Northshore Mall in Peabody on Saturday. Sources … Continue reading

Predictable
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Friday Food Post: 10 Tips on Cooking for One – Bloomberg View Or at least, that’s the explanation that an NPD analyst gave Marketwatch for America’s snacking habits. “It’s hard to shop and cook for one.” That’s one reason why … Continue reading

Why Not?
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How to make spaghetti and meatball tacos George Bernard Shaw – Wikiquote I hear you say “Why?” Always “Why?” You see things; and you say “Why?” But I dream things that never were; and I say “Why not?” … Continue reading

I Love This Kind of Food
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Why Hot Brazilian Chef Rodrigo Oliveira Is Serving Uncool Food | Rising Stars | OZY The bar’s full of rowdies. There’s no AC. The napkins are made of paper. And it’s more than an hour away from everything, in a … Continue reading

The Queen of Southern Home Cooking Is Selling Her Kitchen
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Paula Deen puts her ‘private resort’ on the market for $12.5m | Daily Mail Online The 68-year-old has just put her Savannah, Georgia, home on the market with an asking price of $12.5 million. While that may sound steep, down … Continue reading

What’s the Big Deal About American Coffee?
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How to Drink Like an American: In Defense of Cheap, Crappy Coffee Every Day | PJ Lifestyle “American coffee is now and always has been revolting, and it behooves us to look deep into our souls to understand why we … Continue reading

News You Can Use: Cooking Bacon With An M16
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Video: How to cook delicious bacon using a M16 rifle Competitive shooter Dustin Ellermann cooks bacon using his M16 rifle in a video that is a perfect example of what MURICA, FUCK YEAH means. To do that, he wrapped the … Continue reading

How I Make Rice
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Perfect Microwave Rice Recipe : Food Network Ingredients 2 cups long grain rice 3 1/2 cups water or stock 1 1/2 teaspoons butter or oil Salt and freshly ground black pepper Directions Place all ingredients in a large glass measuring … Continue reading