Buffalo Gyoza

Buffalo Gyoza

It's amazing how many different things in this world fall under the term "dumpling." I spent about a decade with the Army living in and traveling the Pacific, which meant that dumplings were pot-stickers and gyoza and not the chicken-and-dumplings drop biscuit variety of dumplings I'm getting used to in Virginia. But pretty much every [...]

Food Exploring :: Ziplines & Salmon Running in Ketchikan

Food Exploring :: Ziplines & Salmon Running in Ketchikan

I'm out all week at the Association of the U.S. Army annual event for work, so what better time to go do a little food exploring? The Food Exploring series is a way to revisit adventures I've been on around the world that have opened my eyes, inspired me to think in different ways, and [...]

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 [...]