Cooking Videos

A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words – Here is my selection of some of my favorite cooking videos on a whole bunch of important cooking topics. I’ve been trying to find the best examples of various cooking techniques to help you “see” how something is done. I’ll be adding more all the time so come back and check this section out often.

 

Simple Pan Sauce For Chicken

January 7, 2015 0 Comments
Simple Pan Sauce For Chicken

How to Make a Simple Pan Sauce For Pan Fried Chicken Most of us are comfortable with pan-frying a chicken breast or what some people call “saute a chicken breast”, but how many go the extra step to make a simple pan sauce to serve with it? Making a pan sauce is easy to do […]

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Why Heat Up A Pan When Cooking

December 30, 2014 0 Comments
Why Heat Up A Pan When Cooking

How Do I Know When A Pan Is Hot Enough to Add Oil? Most people don’t heat up a pan before adding oil. Some don’t even get the oil hot before they start cooking. They might put the pan on a burner, turn the heat on, add some oil and immediately throw in a chicken […]

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Beef Fabrication Video

February 6, 2014 0 Comments
Beef Fabrication Video

How to Butcher a Cow in Just One Hour I have to admit I’m a little obsessed about where different cuts of steaks and roasts come from on a cow. I want to know the exact location of a rib eye compared to the filet mignon. Doesn’t everyone? Most of us know the chuck is […]

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Vintage Food Commercials

September 3, 2013 0 Comments
Vintage Food Commercials

 Some of My Favorite Commercials From My Childhood I was working on a new Pinterest board for Favorite Food Memories and started thinking about some of the foods I enjoyed as a kid and then some of the jingles associated with those foods. I grew up in the fifties and sixties when television was transitioning […]

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How To Make A Perfect Omelet

August 28, 2013 0 Comments
How To Make A Perfect Omelet

So You Want to Make the Perfect Omelet This morning I decided on a two egg omelet and completely messed it up. I have made hundreds of omelets in my life and most of them have been fine but this morning it was a mess. I thought I did everything the same way I always […]

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Egg Yolk Separator Video

March 11, 2013 0 Comments
Egg Yolk Separator Video

  Pluck – The Amazing Sunny Side Out Egg White Separator A few weeks ago my wife took my daughter up to New York City to visit a college friend Kerry. While there they were looking through some magazines and found this product called Pluck but it also may be called Sunny Side Out or […]

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Chocolate Plus Water Equals Mousse

February 14, 2013 2 Comments
Chocolate Plus Water Equals Mousse

This morning I was reading an article in the New York Times by Melissa Clark called For Your Sweetheart, and More. Obviously the article talked about preparing a wonderful stay-at-home meal today as an alternative to going out to a restaurant. One of the recipes she offers up is a dessert recipe for Bittersweet Chocolate […]

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How to Tie A Roast Videos

February 10, 2013 1 Comment
How to Tie A Roast Videos

How To Tie Meats To Roast & Why You Should Do It I put together a collection of cooking videos that I thought best represent how to tie a roast before cooking. To some more experienced cooks or those who love to tie knots, this may seem simple but to those of us who were […]

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Saute Cooking Videos

December 31, 2012 2 Comments
Saute Cooking Videos

How To Saute Cooking Video One of the most important cooking techniques you can learn is how to saute properly. Once you learn how to saute, you can prepare hundreds of recipes by substituting ingredients. For example, learn how to saute onions and your can saute most vegetables. Learn how to saute a piece of […]

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Basic Knife Skills Video

September 21, 2012 0 Comments
Basic Knife Skills Video

Chef Peter Hertzmann’s Guide to Holding & Cutting with Kitchen Knives Lot’s of us own a butcher block full great knives but do we really know the most effective way to use them. I am very excited to bring you this video from Peter Hertzmann, the creator and illustrator of his own web site called […]

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