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Food

The Definitive Chopped Judges Ranking

My wife and I are obsessed with food shows and competition shows. Chopped is our favorite because it combines food and competition the best. If you are unfamiliar with the concept, four contestants start out competing in the appetizer round where they get a random basket of four ingredients that must be incorporated into their final […]

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Top Chef

I hate to cook. I don’t mind doing it and know the importance of cooking my food; for me or my family, but honestly? I don’t like doing it. I don’t walk into the kitchen and go,’FUCK YEAH! LET’S MAKE SOME DINNER!’

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Food

Munchies for Drunks: Italian Nachos

I am firm believer that cooking is an ongoing experiment. When I watch cooking shows, or read cookbooks, and am told, ‘Now, make SURE you follow this exactly, because it won’t turn out right if you don’t’, I laugh. Maybe that’s true of baking; after all, nobody wants flat, hard-as-a-rock cookies, or under-done biscuits.