8/13/2012 – 8/19/2012
To all those trapped in some hot and sticky place this week (like me): travel on the wings of gastro-imagination! You have seven transporting dinner opportunities coming up…use them!
Tuesday, August 14, Weekly Feature:
Having the Stomach to Have the Stomach
Europe, Latin America, China…take your pick! Most of the greatplaces of the world embrace tripe, or stomach. Under most circumstances, I LOVE it too. On Tuesday I’ll tell you why, I’ll tell you what to look for…and I will try to convert you if you’re a non-believer!
Thursday, August 16, Classic:
The Sacher Torte: Vienna’s Most Famous Cake
There’s an intriguing history here, including a famous legal wrangle. I break it all down for you, give you my aesthetic perspective…and urge you to get on a plane to Austria!
Friday, August 17, New Video:
Making the Lobster Roll
There’s not much complexity in making a lobster roll. The most complex part is the opening question…which lobster roll do you want to make?…for there are actually two main varieties! Let me frame the debate for you next Friday.
Sunday, August 19, My 5:
Favorite Fried Foods
I’m not sure how many times I’ve uttered these words: “my favorite flavor is fried!” Allow me to prove it, with great descriptions and pics of my five fave deep-oil sputters. What would your five be?