I wanted to know if anyone has used muscovado sugar before? I am experimenting using different sugars in my recipes, and just wanted to hear if anyone else has used it.
Has anyone here made or eaten bison meat before? I recently tried some 100% bison hot dogs as well as I made pot roast using a bison chuck roast. I was happy with both of them.
I wanted to know what is some of your favorite uses for fresh strawberries.
Asparagus is in season here in Michigan. I wanted to know what are other people's favorite ways to prepare it. I like to roast mine in a 500 degree oven for 10 minutes. Then add some salt, lemon zest, and freshly ground...
This weekend I got to buy my first bag of fresh cherries of the season. They were Brooks cherries, which are sweet, but with some tartness to them. Anyone else a fresh cherry fan?
Pretty much everyone knows of the Vidalia Sweet Onions, but this year I found Vidalia Sweet Carrots at Westborn Market in Berkeley, Michigan. They grow in the same location as the onions. I found them to be more...
Is anybody planning to do anything fun culinary speaking for Cinco de Mayo?
I have never really liked swiss cheese, but recently was introduced to baby swiss, which I do like. It has that swiss flavor, but it's not too overpowering. Which kind does others prefer?
If you had to pick between eating one of these two vegetables: broccoli or cauliflower, which would you pick and how would you cook it?
Has there been one person or several people in your live that have inspired your cooking? For me that person is definitely Alton Brown. He doesn't just give recipes, he teaches the how's and why's of cooking.
When you are buying ground beef what kinds of things do you personally look for?
If you plan on cooking a ham this easter, what type of ham do you normally buy. I always go for a bone-in shank portion ham. I love having the bone to make soup with later.
I love shopping at a variety of different stores. And I love to check out new places when I travel. Every store has it's unique items. The stores I shop in locally are Meijer, Whole Foods, Plum Market, Produce Station,...
What types of salt do you use in your kitchen? I use kosher salt for most of my cooking and baking. I use various types of sea salt for seasoning stuff at the table. And I like the Real Salt brand sea salt for popcorn.
I wanted to know what some of your favorite apple varieties are. This year I got to try over 30 varieties, all to review for my blog. Some of my favorite include SweeTango, Grimes Golden, Pinata, and Prime Gold. So I...