I mentioned Kim Haasarud recently. I’ve been on a shoot this week for Kim’s next book, 101 Blender Drinks. Alexandra Grablewski is the photographer, Brian Preston-Campbell is doing the food styling, and the shoot is going really well. These are my own snapshots. You’ll have to wait for the book to be published next year … More blender drinks — behind the scenes
Apologies in advance to Shauna, Vanessa and Elizabeth (my gluten-free crew), but who doesn’t love fresh-baked, homemade bread? The thing is, I’m not sure I realized just how popular a topic it is in America when I first started working with Nancy Baggett. It feels like just days ago that I was on the photoshoot … More everybody loves homemade bread
If you’re thinking that these treats look delicious, then you’re with me. If you’re thinking they look allergy-free (aka, nut-free, dairy-free, gluten-free, and egg-free), then you must be crazy! I was on set most of last week for a cookbook with Elizabeth Gordon, founder of Betsy & Claude. This post is a tease of course, … More allergy-what?
Books may not be selling well this holiday season, but I’m busier than ever with little time for posting, so I have to catch up a little. First of all, I am officially addicted to that Japanese curry. And like most stew-type things, it’s even better the next day.Speaking of addictive, these chocolate truffles come … More slacker’s catch-up post
With the way the economy has been looking lately, this cookbook sounds pretty interesting. The bad news is that Eat Cheap but Eat Well by Charles Mattocks (aka, The Poor Chef) isn’t due out until April. The good news is that I got to taste test some of the recipes at the photoshoot.Leslie Siegel did … More cheap eats coming soon