Chef Dante Martinez

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The Crazy Life of a Chef Is Nothing to Celebrate

Sometimes I work 20 hours straight and my days bleed into each other. Sometimes I worry if what I’m doing is right, and how much longer I will have the energy for it. How can we live healthier lives as chefs and work in an industry that praises and...<p>Sometimes I work 20 hours straight and my days …

Lessons Learned From a Line Cook and Addict Who Turned His Life Around

“My life is in shambles — two failed relationships and three kids. I’m the head grill cook and am about to be promoted to Kitchen Manager — I’m in my …

E-Mail

Being a Celebrity Chef Can Kill You

“You think it’s glorious to date a chef? Not only does he not cook for you, you usually end up eating alone,” Phillip Foss, the chef and owner at …

San Francisco

Talking Shop: Jesse Schenker (Recette and The Gander, NYC)

<i>The Chef and Author of</i> All or Nothing<i> Talks Addiction in the World of Professional Cooking, Running Multiple Kitchens, and Work Ethic</i>Jesse Schenker, …

Dining Rooms

Eating Disorders Are Consuming the Restaurant World

"I was always tasting. My bad eating habits got even worse," says a chef who struggled with disordered eating, a pervasive problem in the restaurant industry.<p>The restaurant business is fueled by hard work, insane hours, and huge passion. It's not for the faint of heart—or stomach.<p>"I am lucky to do …

New York City

Elevated

On Mental Health in The Kitchen with Chef Chris Cosentino | Elevated<p>The Cuisine of Mavericks with Chef Ivan Orkin | Elevated<p>Facing Down Demons with …

Mental Health

eggbeater

One busy Saturday night service, many years ago, my station partner and I looked down the line, at one of the meat cooks, and knew something was …

Putting mental health on the menu

Within a matter of months, Matt Basile, the mastermind behind the Fidel Gastro food concept, opened his downtown Toronto restaurant Lisa Marie, ran …

Mental Health

Cody Spafford, the Walrus and the Carpenter, and the Madison Park Bank Robbery

The sun had set on Thursday, April 3, 2014, by the time Renee Erickson stepped onto the patio behind the Walrus and the Carpenter in search of news. …

Ottawa Newspaper

Many of us might only face the uncomfortable reality of addiction when we see a high-profile individual heading off to rehab. Yet in Ottawa’s …

Rehabilitation

We Need to Talk About Mental Health in the Kitchen

The isolated reality of being a chef can lead to depression. While the rest of the country is partying or on vacation, chefs are working their hardest, detached from society.<p>February 1 should have been a day of celebration for Benoit Violier. The unveiling of the 2016 Michelin guide in Paris was to …

Mental Health

It's Time to Talk About Depression in the Kitchen

In a open and honest article on the <i>MAD website</i>, chef <b>Daniel Patterson</b> has spoken about the problem of depression in the restaurant industry and his …

Mental Disorders

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Episode #04 Dante Martinez

TV

Arroz Con Gandules Rice And Pigeon Peas)-A Puerto Rican Fav Recipe

Pour olive oil in a cast iron/aluminum pot until hot.<p>Bring the temp up to med-high and pour in water, bullion, tomato sauce, sofrito, adobo, and …

Recipes

How I Reach 1,000,000 Impressions A Month on Instagram

Over the past 6 months, I’ve been deeply researching Instagram etiquette and growth tactics with the intention of organically growing multiple …

Traditional Puerto Rican Sofrito

Sofrito, also called recaito is a staple seasoning to many Puerto Rican food dishes. The two main ingredients are culantro and ají dulce.

23 Puerto Rican foods the rest of the world should know and love

The food in Puerto Rico is a lot like its people—bold, enticing and varied. Moderation does not exist where rice, beans and pork are involved. Guests …

These 18 Traditional Dishes Prove That Puerto Rico Has The Best Food

You haven’t lived until you try all of these!

Cooking

Jamaican Breakfast Recipes

All the best tools, techniques, and recipes you need for flame-kissed glory this summer<p>Jamaica's most beloved meal isn't a jerk lunch or dinner—it's …

Gluten-Free Tuesday: Crisp and Easy Waffles Recipe

A great pancake-waffle divide exists in my home. I'm a pancake person. My husband? He loves waffles.<p>For years I made waffles that I adored. They were delicate, with a slightly crisp exterior and a soufflé-like interior, and, thanks to a bit of buttermilk, they had a mild tang.<p>One morning my husband …

Sous Vide Spiced Coconut Ice Cream

Lactose intolerants, rejoice! This spiced coconut ice cream is dairy free as it uses full-fat coconut milk in place of milk and cream. You will need …

Coquito Ice Cream

The Holidays are finally over…<p>You’ve decorated your tree, sang Christmas carols at the top of your lungs, and have watched Love, Actually and A …

Spinzall Clarifying Store-Bought Tomato Juice

Making Labneh (Yogurt Cheese) in the Spinzall

Making Quick, No-Filter, Cold-Brew Coffee in the Spinzall

Making No-Churn Butter with the Spinzall

Five Clear Gin Slings