Archive for June, 2009

Towels vs Mittens for Pot Holders

My wife usually asks why I use a couple of thick terrycloth kitchen towles, or bar mops, for grabbing and holding hot pots and pans instead of the big oven mitts. I’m afraid the reason is rather icky. This is a cautionary tale for all of you still working in a restaurant or other institution […]

Here is a Great Recipe for Cat Food Sandwiches

Had you going there for a minute didn’t I! That’s the title to a funny song by David Lindley & Wally Ingram. If you’ve ever been to a catered affair where the standards are rather poor you will know exactly what these guys are talking about. I first heard this song on WYCE, a local […]

Those British are So Funny

Maybe you’ve seen this before, but I think it just great. Especially when you realize that it was actually broadcast on the BBC and they had hundreds of people calling in who believed it. Unfortunately they forgot to look at their calendars. The broadcast date was April 1st. .

London Broil, Great Use for Flank Steak

I use to make London broil flank steak when I was a souse chef at Guthrie’s Digs back in the early 80’s. It was one of my favorite entrees while I worked there. We usually served as a lunch special, but it would be great for dinner too. You will need to marinade the beef […]

Some Great Links for Foodies!

Sorry, no recipe this week, spent most of yesterday at work and sleeping. The reason for this is  I had to drop my daughter off for a school trip at 5am and a skunk or cat kept the dogs barking all night. So yesterday was pretty much a blow off. That leaves today to catch […]