Tired of dowdy cotton aprons that absorb every splash and dribble and plastic aprons that get unbearably hot after a few minutes in the high temperatures of a working kitchen, the Peláez sisters, Ana Sofia and Carmen, decided there had to be a better, more stylish option.
As you stroll down the aisles of your local market or peruse the case at your local bakery, there's a chance you've seen it, a sign advertising gluten-free products. While there's been an uptick in the general absence of gluten, we haven't found much talk about living a gluten-free lifestyle -- what it means, and what it can do.
It’s been a whirlwind of a year for chef José Enrique. A graduate of the Culinary Institute of America in New York City, the Puerto Rican chef returned to his island many years ago, and set up a shop across from Santurce's food market. Every day he cooked up what he found in the stalls, celebrating fresh ingredients and the cocina criolla he grew up with.
Take a trip around the world with celebrated chefJose Garces, without ever leaving the dinner table. This March, the Iron Chef and restaurateur is taking over the kitchens of the James Beard Foundationto celebrate the release of latest cookbook, The Latin Road Home.
Valentine’s Day is mere days a way and as those seconds tick by, so do your options for a meal worthy of such an occasion. This year, surprise your special someone (or treat yourself!) to a meal you can fall for. Check out our round up of the best Los Angeles has to offer and may cupid’s arrow land squarely on its target.
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