Tag Archives: bread

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

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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