What I'm up to, food-wise.

Oktoberfest Media

Posted on 12 October 2008 by jose

Over at The Quagmire, Eric writes that he's picked up, among other things, a new Terry Pratchett book. As it turns out, I picked up Pratchett's sequel t' Goin' Postal afore today after I enjoyed a delici'us Sandrine's creme brulee at their booth in Harvard Square, which were bein' turned into a mini-fair t' celebrate Oktoberfest.

Adventures in cooking, part 4

Posted on 05 September 2007 by jose

I have a nasty cold. I hate having a cold. The endless nosedrip, the loud, annoying sneezes (a family characteristic I'm sure my co-workers are overjoyed to be experiencing), coupled with the new and exciting pain behind my right ear, which I can only assume is related (it started right before my cold)... Well, all this makes me rather cranky tonight. I'm even considering taking cold medicine (I've taken Advil for the behind-the-ear pain, as it was messing with my balance and making turning my head, a required motion in safe driving, quite difficult).

Adventures in cooking, part 3

Posted on 29 August 2007 by jose

I've been playing with my crappy cell phone camera, because I've realized a cheap, easy way of adding content is by having a huge photo followed by a tiny blurb.

Wherein I start with a beef steak, some chicken breasts, and some peppers (red, green, yellow), and end up with a savory stew:
Just throw a bunch of stuff into a frying pan and see what happens
I'm calling it the Madman, as it fits well thematically with my ground beef Fiasco (not pictured) (yet).

Adventures in cooking, part 2

Posted on 29 August 2007 by jose

I'm a fan o' honey mustard dressin'/sauce. The sharks will eat well tonight! I like it in salads, but I love it fer dippin' breaded bits o' cooked chicken. For some reason, despite all th' advantages afforded me (read: th' Internet), I no nay ne'er bothered findin' out how t' make honey mustard. I instead experimented with existin' honey mustard dressin's, attemptin' t' add vari'us thin's t' them t' adjust th' flavor t' me preferences.

Adventures in cooking, part 1

Posted on 27 August 2007 by jose

I dream o' culinary sophistication while settin' th' bar low... Tonight's dinner? And hoist the mainsail! A bag o' popcorn.

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