The Dish: Culinary Students Tell All

Gratitude (With a Side of Change in Attitude)

One of the great pleasures in life is discovering a new type of cuisine. ... Read More

Top 5 Things You Should Know About C-School (but Won't Until Afterwards)

What you'll wish you knew about culinary school before ever enrolling! Also, follow SaucyA's new Ask a Chef column. ... Read More

The Heat is On

A French Culinary Institute student prepares to take the level six exam -- the last step to becoming a chef. ... Read More

Eye Candy, and Eye Bread, and Eye Cake...

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Cookbook Reviews: Three New Favorites

If you're looking for a few new health-conscious cookbooks for your shelf, consider these three: The Vegan Cook's Bible, How to Cook Everything, and The Allergy Self-Help Cookbook. ... Read More

Mise en Whatever

One culinary student shares her frustration with fellow students who don't respect the mis en place philosophy. Oy! ... Read More

Watching What You Eat

Food safety, a topic long overlooked by the U.S. government, is finally getting some much deserved attention. ... Read More

A Friendly Affair

A culinary student talks about the pressure cooking for friends dining at the school restaurant. ... Read More

Tarts Deconstructed

Today was all about tarts. And tarts kicked our butts from one end of the kitchen to the other. ... Read More

A Kitchen Tragedy

After a week of not making anything more than a sandwich and some pasta, I was itching to get back in the kitchen to do some baking. ... Read More

Peaking Over The Neighbor's Fence

How to make the most of your neighbors fallen fruit. ... Read More

Joy of Cooking

A culinary student talks about cooking for friends and family. ... Read More

Culinary School, Week 4: Pies, dirty jokes and one grumpy aspiring chef

I'm not really sure where to begin, except by saying that this week's class was unexpected. ... Read More

A Catfish Fry!

Thinking more on the tastes in Richtee's rub I decided it might go well on catfish. Whilst not a smoked product... time in the outdoor kitchen with the fryer going full tilt is still good time! ... Read More

Testing Richtee's Rub... Making Kabobs

Richtee, Arrrtea on some boards, sent along a sample of his rub for a testing by me. Kabob time! ... Read More