Tag Archives: culinary

New Year’s Eve – 2014

The Way of the Chef

Chef Keller has a quick jab!

One of the best meals I’ve ever had was during the book release of Chef Hubert Keller’s book, Souvenirs: Stories & Recipes from My Life, at the beautiful Fleur restaurant in Las Vegas, NV.  Now, if you haven’t had the chance to dine at Fleur, let me give you a couple of reasons why I enjoy it there so much. Continue reading The Way of the Chef

Life is Chocolate & Spice, and everything nice…

chef romanoYesterday, I was invited to Chef Megan Romano‘s 1-year celebration of Chocolate And Spice Bakery.  Anniversaries are great opportunities to remember and commend the “special” moments of what was overcame, especially over food! Continue reading Life is Chocolate & Spice, and everything nice…

Learning culinary secrets from “Chopped” Champion Chef Steve Benjamin at L’Atelier, Las Vegas

Chef Steve BenjaminAfter training, I was invited by Chef Steve Benjamin (who just won on the Food Network’s Chopped series) to restaurant L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon‘s open kitchen at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Continue reading Learning culinary secrets from “Chopped” Champion Chef Steve Benjamin at L’Atelier, Las Vegas