so so freakishly awesome...a gift for dad maybe? make ice cubes in the shape of AK-47 bullets
The John Collins, long lost twin of Tom Collins, and other musings on Genever, the world's first gin.
Professional food photography secret revealed! Hint: it involves stacks...
Not all tortilla chips are created equal...
Spinach Salad with Beets and Ruby Red Grapefruit
~ and pomegranate dressing doubles as a great chicken marinade
Firefly Sweet Tea Vodka
The best tool for zesting lemons.
Spotlight on: Zhena's Gypsy Tea - Organic, fair trade and - most important - delicious!
Bread that's bursting with chocolate.
Ayugashi, a confection based on the early summer ayu sweetfish are bubbly gyuhi mochi 'innards' wrapped in fish shape waffle.
The Russian Roulette of Spanish peppers.
Banana Cinnamon Sorbet Lollies
Taco burgers - zesty beef patties topped with cheese, onions, and homemade guacamole
The scoop on the newest Haagen-Dazs flavors.
Portillo's hot dogs in Chicago
pinkberry founder's house in malibu looks like...? you guessed it. a yogurt shop?
Brooklyn's best key lime pie.
Caramelized Vidalia Onion and Goat Cheese Grits
Do you know the difference between London Dry and Plymouth Gin?
Dessert Melon? Dessert for breakfast...
Quite possibly the best candy bars I've ever had... And they're vegan!
luxury? salon? hm, well there was definitely "chocolate" ~ a quick review of the Los Angeles Luxury Chocolate Salon
The SLOSHED! primer on setting up a classic cocktail bar at home, from liquor to bitters, books and equipment.
I review Amy's new Teriyaki wrap. Perfect on-the-go, vegan nourishment? Find out...
I'm testing recipes from the book "Martha Stewart's Cupcakes"
Cherries: juicy, sweet, healthy. Worth the price???
Organic Pumpkin Pie Swirl Marshmallows
Toasted Coconut Marshmallows, organic coconut is toasted until it is just perfect. Then we roll our all natural, organic vanilla marshmllows in it. It is our island in the sun.
Koko Rice for a rainy afternoon. Think chocolate rice porridge.
Cooking rhubarb, sugar and vanilla for Rhubarb Cake
Refreshing mango coconut smoothie. So good.
A demonstration by chocolate powerhouse Valrhona - and I recreated one of their desserts!
SPOTLIGHT: Strawberry Panna Cotta with Balsamic Red Wine Syrup.
Baked Wild Alaskan King Salmon with Lemon Caper Butter. A great way to usher in Salmon season.