Must Have Monday

Must Have Monday This week's Must Have Monday is inspired by my time in South Korea.  It is... A pair of scissors or kitchen shears. You may question the use of scissors in the kitchen but they truly make prep time quicker and easier. In Seoul, I saw scissors mainly used to cut grilled meat,…

Must Have Monday

This week's Must Have Monday is a... Heatproof silicone spatula.  The key to this piece of kitchen equipment is the heatproof element.  I use it to make scrambled eggs, mix melted chocolate, combine hot cheeses for a cheese sauce, or really anything that's hot you need to mix.  It works especially well with ingredients that…

Must Have Monday

This week's Must Have Monday is a Microplane Zester! ​​SMXLL   I bought my microplane zester a few years ago and didn't realize how much I would use it.  In addition to zesting citrus, I use it to grate hard cheeses (pecorino romano and parmigiana- reggiano), ginger or garlic for a salad dressing or stir fry, or chocolate…