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Chef’s Newsletter, May 2012

Chef’s Blog – May 2012 Ramps The ramp, sometimes called wild leek, is a wild onion native to North America. Though the bulb resembles that of a scallion or young garlic, the beautiful flat, broad leaves set it apart. Ramps  Continue Reading »

Chef’s Martin’s Culinary Blog: Chestnuts

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhwgCJ0_ZHg]   Hi, I’m Chef Martin Smetana. Welcome to my culinary blog! Today, we’re talking about chestnuts! Chestnuts are very popular in Europe, especially in Austria, where half of my family is from. As a child, I remember getting  Continue Reading »