I was thinking (about food)

Blog URL: http://iwuzthinking.blogspot.com/

Amateur exploration of foods - sporadic foods of the day, cooking, cookbooks, grocery stores, particular interest in Persian, Korean, East African.

Located: St Paul, Minnesota
Tags: Cooking, Food, Grocery Stores

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Where Have I Been? Writing, Thinking about Food, Just not Here on Aug 30, 2011I've been away for a while at school, then work. I've written sporadicly for HubPages under the avatar "Brupie". I have mixed feelings about HubPages: on the one hand, it is convenient and puts your work into a community context where wr...



Looking Back on 2009 Resolutions on Dec 27, 2009 in Resolutions, Artisan Bread, How to Eat SupperWhen I made my kitchen resolutions in 2009 I had a different outlook: I was working for a large food manufacturing company; I was a part-time student crawling unenthusiastically toward an Accounting degree, and my financial situation was, if not env...



10 Reasons I'm Letting My Subscription to Cook's Illustrated Lapse on Sep 21, 2009 in Cooks IllustratedThe beautiful hand drawings on the back covers of Cook's Illustrated sealed it for me. I'll miss those wonderful back cover drawings - varieties of flat breads including not just pita, naan and lavosh, but Ethiopian injera too. These were real food...



Challah - a first attempt on Sep 18, 2009 in BreadOf my kitchen New Year's resolutions, I didn't set out with the goal of making challah, but I wanted to expand my range of baking beyond baguettes. So far I've made: Sandwich loaves, Italian loaves, dinner rolls, now challah.The challah tastes goo...



More Food Fun at the Fair on Sep 9, 2009 in Minnesota State FairThe Minnesota State Fair is all about food on a stick. We trekked about with a not-so-impressed guest, so I didn't get the coverage I'd hoped for, but here is a sample:...



Cheese Curds on Aug 29, 2009 in Cheese, Minnesota State FairI was at the fair yesterday. Keep an eye on this spot, there will be more to come.