Happy Global Champagne Day 2013: Champagne basics

Vintage Champagne André Roger

Today is Global Champagne Day 2013, so I thought we’d take a time out to talk a bit about one of my favorite things in the world: Champagne! More specifically, Champagne basics! Not all that sparkles is Champagne, we all know this. There are sparkling wines and then there are Champagnes. Champagnes come exclusively from […]

Food memories: Low Fat (-ish) Orange Chicken Recipe

Homemade orange chicken stir fry

Ten years ago, pretty much to the date, I spent a week in San Francisco. I remember it as one of the most buzzing and interesting cities in the US and I most certainly remember it as having one of the best food scenes with all sorts of exciting ethnic options. I was backpacking at […]

How to make steak tacos – in two tries!

steak tacos

How come you’ve never cooked steak tacos for me? – Zascha once shot at me out of the blue as I entered the living room. “I.. Err. Help?” I replied, and tip-toed uneasily until I realized she had been hunched over my copy of Eat Like A Man, looking at recipes and building up an […]

Front page material? We’re featured on Fridgg.com!

fridgg

A week or so ago, I stumbled upon the website Fridgg.com. Fridgg.com (or just Fridgg) is a food porn site like so many food porn sites before it, but with a twist. Unlike many foodporn sites such as Tastespotting and Foodgawker, Fridgg is social and user driven. That is to say that the decision of which […]

Saturday breakfast: Two eggs on a roll and coffee

eggs on a roll

Ah, breakfast, the most important meal of the day! Being the kind of guy that I am, you’d think I started every day with a decent breakfast. But sadly, that is not the case. My weekday mornings are usually hectic and consequently a proper weekday breakfast is a rare occurrence. My morning routine usually involves […]