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Dish Pit Junkie

Dishwashing is not a career, but its a start.

At fifteen years old it becomes an early kitchen experience. You know nothing about fry, grill, or sauté. 229 more words

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A LINE COOK’S LEGAL VICES

The dictionary may define a “vice” as a bad habit or fault, but sometimes those habits cause less harm than the definition may imply and far more joy than one might assume. 1,464 more words

IS THE KITCHEN A COOK’S “SAFE PLACE”?

Look around the kitchen and pause to really assess what you see. The lifeblood of the kitchen is not found in stainless steel, contemporary equipment, or even the ingredients that fill cooler and storeroom shelves. 1,124 more words

Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap

I may be many things, but I am not a foodie.  While all manner of specialty cook books, reality cooking shows, and celebrity chefs proliferate, my appetite is unstirred.   705 more words

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Mis En Place

Hello!
For many years my friends and family have written me for cooking advice, recipes and ideas for dinner. As I inundate the people around me with food porn, cooking links, line cook rants and a plethora of bakes sweets they’ve asked me ‘Why don’t you start a blog?’. 44 more words

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The Relaxed Chef

Would you trust this young man to cook all the meat for your neighborhood party?

Grandson Nathaniel didn’t change his pose when I stalked him with the camera. 88 more words

How it is: Chapter 2

“Where are we with the beignets?” A dark skinned young woman, sporting a blue-denim apron looked over towards the pastry section of her kitchen. “Chef, they’re on their way.” A slim Asian girl with pale skin and long dark hair, tied in a ponytail replied. 1,946 more words

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