Foodwatch :: THAT Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Foodwatch :: THAT Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Those of you who, like us, have enjoyed Chef or The Chef Show, know the importance of THAT grilled cheese sandwich. There's a scene in Chef where Jon Favreau's Chef Carl Casper meticulously makes a grilled cheese sandwich for his son. And for chefs, home cooks, and foodies around the world, it was...well...life changing. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5BTfctEmg5w They covered how to make the sandwich in The [...]

Steamed Artichokes with Lemon Garlic Butter

Steamed Artichokes with Lemon Garlic Butter

My parents recently planted artichoke plants in the backyard. To my whole family, this is unreasonably exciting. We all went a little crazy at the prospect of fresh artichokes anytime. Which was puzzling to a lot of our friends. Which was puzzling to us. Didn't they understand how great steamed artichokes could be with fresh [...]

Soft + Fluffy Frosted Sugar Cookies

Soft + Fluffy Frosted Sugar Cookies

What, another cookie recipe, right on the heels of my delicious gingerbread? Why not? It's cookie baking season, and while I've got a ton of good ones to share, these are a particular favorite. They're my Lofthouse knock-off cookies that ended up being better than Lofthouse {IMHO, of course}. Probably because they're soft, fresh, buttery, and can [...]