butterpackets

What is the Butter Event?

butter (term) From Wikipedia: butter (bŭt’ər) is a dairy product made by churning fresh or fermented cream or milk. It is generally used as a spread and a condiment, as well as in cooking applications such as baking, sauce making, and frying. Butter is an emulsion of butterfat, water and milk proteins which remains a […]

Continue Reading 0
082912-national-dna-testing-van-nyc-whos-your-daddy-paternity-testing

C’est qui ton papa?

No, it’s not the sales slogan of Philadelphia-area paternity lawyers nor the mobile DNA lab in New York City. And though hilarity may ensue, not necessarily the the most appropriate informal greeting to suggest one use when meeting and greeting French-born colleagues. The site looks inactive but plenty of of stuff in the background to […]

Continue Reading 0
The Hawaiian Pizza revisited

Messing with pizza

What we have here is me messing with pizza to reinterpret the love-it-or-hate-it Hawaiian pizza into something… else. This is actually one of the best recipes I’ve ever come up with, and it makes a terrific (terrifying?) amuse-bouche. Simple too: golden pineapple, Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, bread crumbs, jamón serrano, corn maltodextrin, gelatin-clarified tomato juice. See? Easy! […]

Continue Reading 0
Newton says Hello World!

Hello world!

Gee, I feel like I should be firing up one of my Newton MessagePads to scribble that phrase myself, though when I wrote that phrase, my version actually came out “Beat up Marta”. So. One year to the day that I actually say that I would, I finally get my act together to activate the […]

Continue Reading 0
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox

Join other followers: