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Mike’s Pastry

One of the best things I ate this past summer was a "Lobster Tail" from Mike's Pastry located at Boston's North End. Boston's North...

Minnie Mouse Cupcakes

It was a little, well, maybe a lot of warm. I tried to get this picture before the icing completely melted. I know there are...

Tractor Cake

Tractor cake for my buddy Marcus and his 2nd birthday. He's really into farm vehicles right now. At first, he didn't believe this was...

Romanesco Broccoli

When I visit farmers markets, I look for the odd and strange. Not the fun people you get to observe but more of the...

Poor Man’s Roasting Rack

After organizing my files and photos, I have come to a realization that I don't have a roasting rack. I've been telling everyone that...

Puerto Rican Tostones – Fried Plantains

One of my favorite Puerto Rican snacks are tostones. Tostones are fried plantains that taste a little like chips. I guess they are in...

Beef Kelaguen

Here's one of my all-time favorite recipes. CAUTION: Not for the faint of heart. This recipe has a lot of raw beef involved. Whenever...

Getting Ready for Turkey

I'm getting ready for turkey. I also read something the other day about how there are just 15 more Fridays before Christmas. This year...

Forget the Flintstones

It’s been a while since I last posted…to a point where long lost friends keep asking for an update. I can say that since...

What to Do With Extra Spices

I'm an advocate for checking on what spices you have in your pantry. Today I arrived at work with a gift of spices on...

Roast Perfect App

When it comes to cooking the best beef roast I've tried all the tips and tricks that almost everyone has tried. I've done the...

Beef Cheeks

Things like beef cheeks seem to always be on my mind when I want to eat something "exotic". Most of my friends think I'm...

Oyster vs Maitake

While these two mushrooms look a like, they are very different in taste...and texture too. The oyster mushrooms are great mushrooms that have a sweet...

Go Poke Bar

I'm still on my quest for really good Poki. This round I tried Poke Bar in LA. It seemed like the same process like...