Quinoa: How To Toast and Cook Quinoa

Chef Katie Simmons shares the magic of quinoa

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Quinoa, Say it with me “Keen-Wahh” The edible seed of the quinoa plant has exploded on the scene over the past 10 years, yet you may not know how to cook it properly. Quinoa is not tricky at all. It just takes a little know-how, and experience to get perfectly cooked quinoa for your final […]

Today the students worked on yeast bread dough. We focused on having them create pizzas. I shared with them how glutenin and gliaden combined with water create everyones favorite “allergen”, GLUTEN

Giveaway: Digital Kitchen Scale

Win your very own Digital Kitchen Scale Featured In My Video

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Here’s your chance to win the digital kitchen scale from Amazon.com featured in this video. In this video I share with you the reasons I love this scale so much. I thought you would enjoy it as much as I do. The contest ends April 18th, 2016 at 11:59PM. Share this with your friends for even […]

Secret Dining in Detroit?

Take Your Friends to a Hidden Restaurant

Secret Dining Detroit Underground Omakase

I found a secret dining spot in Detroit Chef Jeremy Abbey & his brother Eric have created a secret dining event (Detroit Underground Omakase) each month in the suburbs of Detroit. This is no “pop-up” restaurant. It is a club where the public can buy tickets to each of their events.