1 1/2 ounces gelatin 11 ounces champagne 11 ounces corn syrup 16 ounces champagne 28 ounces sugar 1/2 tsp kosher salt optional: 1 vanilla bean, seeds scraped and pod reserved […]

Ingredients 2 tablespoons peanut oil 1 1/2 pounds beef chuck roast, boneless, cut into 1-inch pieces 3 green onions, cut into ½-inch slices 6 cloves garlic 2 teaspoons ground ginger […]

Red Velvet Waffles (makes 4 large waffles) Ingredients: 3/4 cup flour, minus 1 1/2 Tbs 1 1/2 Tbs cocoa powder 1/4 cup cornstarch 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp baking […]

Not at all what I expected. Somewhere I read Champagne bar with champagne on tap and I thought “fancy” and sophisticated. We went on a Friday night, late, and only […]

While we’ve not gone to the bakery, we have had the goodies at the Columbus North Market.  Very tasty.

Good coffee, odd food assortment. Neat place to eat but a bit expensive for what you end up with.

Saw this at the Art Institute of Chicago. Great display. The downside; lots and lots (and lots) of people. That’s not a bad thing but sometimes it’s not all that […]