Dan dan noodles tomorrow! (Spectrum lost some posts, oops)
Sooo Spectrum lost some posts in a db outage a couple of days ago: https://twitter.com/mxstbr/status/1126403035213762561?s=21 Hailey's post about dan dan noodles got lost! Boo. We're planning on having them tomorrow, though, some come on over! :-)
Bourbon barrel aged chocolate (caution: brain dump wall of text)
The idea itself isn't that wild. Some well-regarded bean-to-bar chocolate makers sell chocolate that has been bourbon barrel aged. For example: 1. Ritual: https://www.ritualchocolate.com/shop/bourbon-barrel-aged 2. Raaka: https://www.raakachocolate.com/products/bourbon-cask-aged…
We can do better than Epicurious.
Epicurious has a series called Four Levels of X dish. I am kind of disappointed in the whole thing. In part, the "food scientist" is just a professor lecturing and in part the beginner cook is always given crap. It's a novel concept: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ERUugjLmwuY
Let's do all of these!
I asked our resident food scientist Brian about how to make prawn-style chips, and he directed me to this awesome YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCO5cuVeVi2WhSNFPL3szJ7A I pretty much want to make everything on there! Here are the prawn style chips: …