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Korean-ish

My two favorite cuisines = Italian and Korean. At least around these parts, Italian is pretty approachable to many palates. Korean, I’d …

Salt and Pepper

It’s the simplest of seasoning combinations. And is suitable for enhancing everything from hors d’oeuvres to dessert to cocktails. Salt is one …

Seasoning: An Introduction

A couple of months ago, there was a good bit of interest on my Facebook page for a series on seasonings. Finally, …

Flavor Profile: Mexican Cuisine

And we’re off. I’m going to start with the always-delicious cuisine of our neighbors to the south. In part, because it’s something …

The Five Tastes+

I don’t know about you, but growing up, I learned that there were four tastes: sweet, salty, bitter and sour. Then sometime, …