Pigs In A Blanket

-A.J.

I recently received Anthony Bourdain’s – Appetites: A Cookbook.

There are some funny bits and some smart bits. And some stuff about his kid. In the “Party 101” chapter Bourdain shares some ideas from his catering background. What caught me was this:

…All that being said, the single most important lesson I learned over […]

Dishwasher Lasagna

By Iron Chef Leftovers

You may remember that Culinary God Food Network Star Alton Brown appeared on Mythbusters. I had not realized there was actually a segment that did not make it into the show – I give you Dishwasher Lasagna.

Drinking Cheap Coffee

By Iron Chef Leftovers

What happens when a coffee expert drinks cheap coffee in a blind tasting? Well, you get some interesting reactions. There are a couple surprises in here, so I am not posting any spoilers. From Buzzfeed:

Did Thou Blaspheme?

By Iron Chef Leftovers

As Coltrane is fond of saying, “Nobody expectes the Spanish Inquisition!” From Pearls Before Swine on 4/25.

Squirrel!

By Iron Chef Leftovers

Those who love me know of my man-crush on Alton Brown. Not only is he responsible igniting my interest in the science of food, he made the single best cooking show ever with Good Eats. I had the pleasure of meeting him several times over the years and he is a […]

The Importance of Cheese

By Iron Chef Leftovers

I have to say, I totally agree with Pig. Fortunately for me, Mrs. Iron Chef loves cheese as much as I do. From Pearls Before Swine, April 7th.

Jamie Oliver, Culinary Linguist

By Iron Chef Leftovers

It is a good thing Jamie Oliver can cook and knows how to run a restaurant empire because he would be starving in the streets if he relied on his “mastery” of the Cantonese language.

Mythcrushers – The NJ Edition

By Iron Chef Leftovers

A friend recently posted a link to an article titled “11 Things Only People from New Jersey Understand.” Being a long-removed Jersey boy myself, I thought it was an interesting list, but one, alas that definitely had some misconceptions, even if it was written by a Jerseyite. What does this have […]

Wine Reviews On CSE

By Iron Chef Leftovers

After much negative feedback and just a general lack of qualities in the reviews, we have decided to fire Larry LeCroc and have taken appropriate action to sack the parties responsible for hiring him in the first place.

They haav bean replaced weeth a noo stav to doo win revoos.

The […]

Neeext Wine Revoo

Bie Larry LeCroc

Me drunk too much.

 

 

 

 

 

 

From Pearls Before Swine on 2/8/14.