Tag Archive: food and travel

An Aperitif with a View

In my hands I hold an Aperol Spritz during dinner at a local restaurant on the island of Ios, Greece. Advertisements

Tomato Sauce

sim·plic·i·ty || the quality or condition of being plain or natural In cooking one word describes my style of cooking: simple. When I think of ingredients I enjoy keeping the integrity of the ingredient being… Continue reading

Roasting Garlic

One of my favorite ingredients to have on hand is roasted garlic. You can add it to about anything, especially if you want to get some of that sweet caramelized garlic flavor opposed… Continue reading

Flattop: Anchorage, Alaska

So far the day has been a good one. I’m surprised as to how much we saw in such a short period of time. From driving down Old Seward Highway, seeing the Wildlife… Continue reading

The Struggle, It’s So Real

During your travels you would hope all things go as planned. That it is so smooth you have nothing to worry about. (A little like the peanut butter I haven’t been able to… Continue reading

Baklava

Yields: 48 pieces    Equipment Needed: Food Processor Kitchen Aide Mixer, whisk attachment 13″ x 18″ 1/2 Sheet Pan Preheat over to 360 F Ingredients:  28 Sheets of Phyllo Dough 1 Pound Butter,… Continue reading

Brie and Canadian Bacon Panini

Recently I’ve been trying to change what I eat. A big part of this change is trying to prevent myself from eating the food at work. By doing so, I started making my… Continue reading

The Big Buddah

Running on three hours of sleep from being jet lagged, my cousin and I forced ourselves out of bed. We’ve been planning on running the Great Wall of China marathon in Beijing. With… Continue reading