4.4.16: Presenting…The mother of all slow cooker menus!Read more "Go Slow"
3.17.16: The laziest chef shares his fireball dream of an overnight beef nihari (in the slow-cooker!)Read more "The Fantastic Overnight Voyage of Beef Nihari"
3.14.16: Learn the lost art of cooking with a microwave from the inside out! Next up: how to use the neutron bomb to xeriscape your garden.Read more "Defunct Cookbook Monday: More From Your Microwave (1980)"
A quick, bang-up sandwich and beer pairing that can easily be adapted for vegetarian diets. Hold the pickles, but don’t get caught with ’em – they’re worth more than aces in this game.Read more "Pitchers and Catchers; Ham on Rye"
3.6.16: A spinoff from “A Day in a Read State,” this series may only keep its tongue in its cheek as long as it doesn’t have to chew on some of the recipes included herein.Read more "Defunct Cookbook Sundays: The Stonecroft Family Cookbook (1976)"
Taking you where words fail and the mistranslation is king.Read more "Eating the Untranslatable: Flushing Dire-y"
Utterly blissed out by weekend weather as of late, we revisit a picnic in Sioux Falls, South Dakota with grilled sweet potato maduros!Read more "Sioux-eet Potato Maduros!"
2.28.16: Throw on your best gingham apron and The Doors’ 1967 self-titled LP, and enjoy a nosh from the Dead Recipe Office.Read more "A Day in a Read State (3)"
We learn that 10 year old Jim can’t quit a day job he doesn’t have; a classic French potage is prepared.
Croutonize away.Read more "Don’t Cry for Me, Bayside (Part 2: Yes, Soup for You)"
The first entry in a series of miniblogs showcasing bizarre (-ly translated) menu items.Read more "Eating the Untranslatable: Down the Rabbit Hole in Baku"