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Rethink Bread: You Don’t Knead Dough

28 Nov

Written by Mei Chin


(Re)consider the loaf. This is what Jim Lahey asks us to do, over and over again, in his new book: My Bread: The Revolutionary No-Work, No-Knead Method. Recipes based around his no-knead bread, first made famous in Mark Bittman’s “The Minimalist” column in The New York Times in 2006, Continue reading

Stop! These Are NOT Arepas!

28 Nov

Written by Diana Chiodi

My culinary guard was put to the test one day walking through a street fair somewhere downtown. I was not expecting to find anything more than the usual fried dough and chicken kabobs, until I came across a giant sign that read “Arepas”. The word transported me back to my grandmother’s kitchen where I would watch her grill the cornpatties on the stove and prepare my favorite breakfast with a side of fresh white cheese and churned butter. Could it be? Continue reading