Monthly Archives: November 2012
Favorite quotes about food, life and living life well.
I love quotes, and use them for motivation, rumination and inspiration. Here are three of my favorites that I come back to time after time. “A good cook is like a sorceress who dispenses happiness.” ~ Elsa Shiapirelli “I got drunk once at a festival in India, and danced for three days.” ~ Charles H. … Continue reading
In the Tex Mex world of cooking, there’s two things that I will judge you on, and that is refried beans and carne guisada. Everyone makes their carne g slightly different, but if you serve up a flavorless concoction of tough meat rest assured I’ll never eat in your establishment again. (The same goes … Continue reading
Ain’t nothing more Texan than a chili & barbecue cookoff
Do you love chili? I love a great bowl of chili. I love it simple, just a bowl of tender meat and gravy, and I love it fancied up. I love highbrow chili with exotic ingredients and I love lowbrow Frito Pie Chili, served in the bag. It’s all good. I had the pleasure of … Continue reading