Category Archive: Food

Whip it, whip it real good.

What does a colorist know about a whisk you ask? Well, what people don’t realize is that colorists use a whisk to mix color all day long. I don’t know the science of it nor how the design of the Stainless Steel Mini Whisk by Pampered Chef makes it different from any other whisks, but what I do …

Continue reading »

Set it and forget it.

Let’s face it, the reason most people love the crockpot is that they can set it and forget it. I personally hate it cause it doesn’t ever get as hot as I need it to. So here’s my tip for the set it and forget it ladies and men out there. I usually start my …

Continue reading »

The greatest vegetable peeler. Hands down!

So there is a long drawn out story about this peeler and a full 2 years in the making. Last year I was at my best friend Sonya’s house in the Hamptons and we were cooking up a storm, when I used her vegetable peeler and was like “Whoa! Not all peelers are created equal.” She …

Continue reading »

Stop burning that meat!

Spending my summers in the Hamptons, I get invited to lots of BBQs. Sounds like fun right? Well, not always. These BBQ’s tend to be manned by people who only grill for two months a year and have never perfected their skill. Sure they’ll lie to you and say they LOVE their steak well done …

Continue reading »

Corn so tasty, I call it dessert corn.

  Corn is one of my favorite foods. I could eat it at every meal. When I was a little boy, I would always snack on cans of corn. Most kids wanted a sandwich when they came home from school I wanted a can of corn. Now being aware of how many vitamins are lost …

Continue reading »

The new way to cook a hotdog!

A few days ago someone posted this “Why You Should Spiral-Cut Your Wiener ” video on my Facebook wall. When I first saw it I was like “What is this bullshit?”, but of course I watched it. Yesterday being the 4th of July I had a few people over and decided to give it a whirl. …

Continue reading »

Coffee Maker Of My Dreams

I used to use the Electric Bodum Santos for years, back when the had a store on 14th st in NYC. They since, have been discontinued and replaced with this glass one. I am a little wary about a solid glass coffee maker, as I am never fully awake when dealing with it. Last week as …

Continue reading »