Brenda Nimmo

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From the Ivory Tower Kitchen: Teaching in the Kitchen -- 6 Lessons 6 Years Later

It is my great privilege and honor to be able to teach for a living. So, when I decided to open a restaurant, I naturally assumed that my vast experience in interacting with young adults would seamlessly transition into the restaurant business. I thought that my ability to motivate and "teach" my …

James Beard

12 Times Churros Were So Beautiful They Made You Weep

The Spanish know what they're doing when it comes to street food. And that's absolutely clear with their churros. We can't think of one dessert that understands people with a sweet tooth more than the churro. These long, craggily pieces of fried dough are not only rolled with cinnamon sugar, but …

Old-School Pitmasters Tell Us How the BBQ Industry Has Changed

Few food cultures are as rooted in tradition as barbecue. Yet, for every third-generation pitmaster following in the smoke-filled footsteps of his Grandfather, there's a legion of young whippersnappers turning the barbecue world upside down.<p>To take the pulse of the industry and find out how it's …

In turn-of-the-century Detroit, frog legs were eaten by the ton

"In 1910 Detroit produced, shipped, and consumed 12 tons of frog legs, 6 million pairs of legs (called 'saddles')," writes Bill Loomis in the article …

Zoology

On Julia Child's Birthday, We Honor Her With French Onion-Inspired Recipes (You'll See Why)

There isn't a lot left to say about the great Julia Child that hasn't already been said one hundred times before. When trying to come up with the best way to honor this great cook for what would have been her 102nd birthday, we had difficulty coming up with something new. And then it hit us, the …