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How to seam butcher a deer’s hind leg

by John Selick, CEC, CCA Farm to table. Local. Artisan. Chef driven. These are terms that dominate the culinary scene today, but were never spoken when...

Everything you ever wanted to know about pulses

Think you’re a pulse expert? Take the February 2019 Ingredient of the Month quiz for 1 CEH toward ACF Certification at acfchefs.org/CEHquiz. Pulses are the...

The definitive guide to making sake

Sake, a traditional drink made from fermented rice, has been brewed in China and Japan for thousands of years. Sake is often referred to...

The ultimate guide to molasses

Think you're a molasses expert? Take the January 2019 Ingredient of the Month quiz for 1 CEH toward ACF Certification at acfchefs.org/CEHquiz. Molasses is a...

How to make whiskey in six easy steps

An inside look at what it takes to make bourbon   T o be called Champagne, sparkling wine must come from a certain region of France. Tequila,...

5 unique ways people drink coffee around the world

Everyone knows espresso is Italian and what’s in an Irish coffee. But there are practically unlimited ways to enjoy of a cup o’ Joe...

The ultimate guide to strawberries

Featured ingredient strawberries   Strawberries Belong to the rose family. Plump, red and juicy, they have a sweet, slightly tart flavor and a soft crunch. They can...

Recipe: Habanero Crab Apple Jelly

Two new books from Chelsea Green Publishing this year discuss new uses for foraging in both food and drink. The Fruit Forager’s Companion: Ferments, Desserts,...

11 miso-related things to know (including an amazing salmon recipe)

IIf you only know miso from its role in soup at sushi restaurants, you’ve been missing out. The fermented soybean paste — salty, slightly sweet...