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)"
The surprising history of Balkan caviar; Cheese in search of eight recipes; Beer from Bradford, UK that might be more Settlers of Catan than Steelers of Pittsburgh.Read more "Hvala Haul! Bosnian ajvar, Bulgarian cheese, and Bradford beer"
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"
An attempt to reconcile two feuding camps of rice lovers leads directly to quoting from classic Soviet cinema.Read more "Biryani? Pulao? Let’s call the whole thing osh"