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Corned Beef Lesson

Corned beef vs New York Strip Steak   Recipe: Corned Beef 4 lb piece of brisket (flank)   Make brine: Take 3 qts hot water, add 1.5 lbs sea salt and ½ lb brown sugar. Heat so that all dissolves. Add 3 sticks cinnamon, broken into several pieces 1.5 tbspn mustard seed 1.5 tbspn black […]


Destination: Chef

10 years in the making and “the book” is done, copyrighted, and for sale as of today!! Click here to buy the book! Click here to buy the book! Click here to sign up for the e-mail list! Like the book on Facebook! These past ten years have seen me living in 4 cities: Louisville, KY […]

10 years in the making and “the book” is done, copyrighted, and for sale as of today!!

Dear Chef

Dear Chef- In light of the recent news in the press about a of lack of food service personnel, I have a solution to offer you. Many people want to cook now more than ever– let’s be honest, cooking is cool right now! But: Are you sick of your new cooks not knowing the difference […]


THE REAL 10 things food banks need but won’t ask for

THE REAL 10 things food banks need but won’t ask for Instead of canned meats, clean meats (no antibiotics, raised well from a clean source)! We all know canned meats are gross; homeless or not, they are no one’s first choice! Yes, meat is necessary for a well-balanced diet, but a burger in a can […]