The Loco Moco

Easily one of my top five favorite meals of all time, the Loco Moco sounds strange until you find yourself shitfaced in Hawaii at an L&L Barbecue. In this case you’re open minded enough to try whatever the locals recommend and chances are, this is what you’ll be given. It’s …

Deviled Eggs

Growing up in the south, you end up eating a lot of these at church picnics and family gatherings and every grandmother and aunt has their own secret recipe that’s passed down generation to generation. They’re easy to make and a dozen eggs makes enough to please a crowd. You …

Helpful hints on taking the bus

Let’s see if I can type this without having to deal with a crackhead and the cops this time….. See, as I was standing in front of the Portland bus station drafting this, my train of thought was interrupted by a crackhead with a knife getting chased by the cops …

Pie Dough

This is the base to a lot of great things and you can go either sweet as in a fruit pie (apple, cherry, etc), or savory such as a Pot Pie or a Quiche. Yes, you can buy a premade crust and fill it but doing that is like coloring …

Rosemary Simple Syrup

This is one more step to the basic simple syrup recipe and is a good way to show you how to adapt the basic recipes into something more dynamic. Yes, I know this sounds strange but this goes really well over ice cream or in a mixed drink Mise En …