SHARPEN YOUR SKILLS WITH A MENTOR
FEATURED TIPS: CUISINE
NEWEST MENTORS: CUISINE
LESSONS LEARNED: CUISINE
European lesson learned by
"With understanding of your ingredients and the "why" behind basic food preparation methods, the realization dawns that there is nothing to be feared in the the kitchen. For even a "failed" attempt is more than likely still edible... CARPE KITCHEN!!"
North American lesson learned by
"With a few exceptions, it's simple, hearty food, born of Yankee ingenuity and frugality. Like any good cuisine, use what's available. And like any region where food was once scarce, you'll use a lot of preservation techniques, and use ingredients that have been preserved in a variety of ways."