Grind my own meatballs!

As long as I have had my KitchenAid mixer, I have eyeballed the different attachments. The first attachment I obtained was the pasta attachment; a roller and two cutters – which I have used many times. Fresh pasta cooks so much faster. I had mixed feelings about the grinder attachment. I didn’t really think I … [Read more…]

My first souse vid steak

For Christmas, I received a WiFi connectable Souse Vid machine. Souse Vid cooking always seemed weird to me – stick something in simmering water for a couple hours only then to finish it off in another way because the piece of meat comes out looking gray. Weird. And the time… 48 minutes to pre-heat, 2 … [Read more…]

if nothing else I can cook…

What do people do that suffer insomnia and get hungry? Well, if they live in New York City, go outside, walk a block or two and find a diner. The rest of us of have to re-heat leftovers OR cook. Last night at around 3am, I cooked. Admittedly, this was a unique experience for me, … [Read more…]