• Vietnamese Beef Pho

    No matter the situation, if you look hard enough you’re bound to find a silver lining. Something that makes all the hell you’re going through worth it, or just something you want to take with you. I’ve posted several times about my experience with corporate cooking, how it wasn’t a good fit and how I …

  • Greek Salad ‘Salsa’ Bruschetta

    One of the great perks to being a working chef with a little reputation is the ability to consult with and for other restaurants.  Usually this means taking on the role of the chef for a particular period of time or it could just be menu and recipe development, hiring a chef or any of …

  • Are you really qualified to review my restaurant?

    While I was deciding what to do with my stale website, I really had no interest in blogging or bloggers. I didn’t really know what it was. Then the more I got into photography, the more time I spent on the internet reading the blogs of photographers. They posted pictures, gave tips and let you …

  • So YOU wanna be a Chef?

    You’ve watched the Food Network since you were knee-high to a Wagyu calf. You helped your (mom, grandmother, older sister, best friends uncles mistress) in the kitchen and like a sponge you soaked it all in. You’ve thrown dinner parties that were such a success (they still talk about your Thanksgiving turkey) that people have …