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Ribeye Steak

I am a firm believer in letting the meat speak for itself. Steakhouses that hawk fancy sauces are places that I avoid. If they are famous for their sauce, then I must question why they are covering … [more]

Cocktail Anxiety

“What’ya Have?” When sitting at the bar of a cocktail lounge, do those words cause you to temporarily freeze up? Do you quickly try to recall a drink, any drink, that you can order … [more]

Bitter Martini

The martini wasn’t always the dry creature that it is today. Perhaps it has suffered its only little variant of global warming, becoming increasingly parched with the passing of time. Here is a … [more]

Larousse Gastronomique

This comprehensive French culinary encyclopedia was first published in 1938 and has been the standard bearer ever since. Any serious chef will have a copy for handy reference. I find it a useful … [more]

Preserve Ginger

A simple way to keep ginger is to put whole roots in a jar and cover with dry sherry. Ginger will keep indefinitely this way, as long as it is submerged in the sherry. When you need some ginger, just … [more]