Monthly Archives: March 2009

proving ground lives…

our kitchen potager… swiss chard lovage crown dill red veined sorrel

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this one is for you, mom…

photo courtesy of http://www.chron.com this week we got our review from alison cook at the chronicle and the first person i called was my hero, my mom.  without my mom i would have never started applying heat to food and … Continue reading

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dave coffman ladies & gentleman…

slow cooked brisket, smoked potato salad, espresso bbq (part of our sunday supper menu)

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gulf coast triggerfish cured in beet juice…

a la “ssg”

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degustation 3.5.09

cured tasmanian sea trout belly, smoky crème fraiche, american caviar, bay leaf gel     foie gras flavored with sarsaparilla, lemon curd, sweet n sour ice     smoked gulf cobia, molasses, baby vegetable fricassee, anise flavors     naturally … Continue reading

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doing work…

the lodge citrus grove citrus maxima or citrus grandis not a bad day for his first day on the job… harvesting pomelo tasting mustard greens… back to work…

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few words from the chronicle on bacon…

photo courtesy of the one, the only…jenny wang …cured foie gras, smoked brioche, candied bacon, “blis” maple syrup, broccoli flowers http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/dining/6293494.html it feels fantastic to be included in an article that showcases some of the cities best kitchens and cooks.  … Continue reading

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from random collections…

garden lettuces garden lettuces a cooks job doesnt stop when they are not in the kitchen before duck ham pantry lamb, artichoke, sauce bordelaise gulf cobia gulf cobia getting ready for cure our hams & bacons our hams & bacons … Continue reading

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