Big Johns PFI has fresh chestnuts from Oregon. http://www.bigjohnspfiseattle.com/ Big and plump. If you have a good method to roast, boil or both please post. For me it's not the husk that's a problem, it's the inner skin. Ideas?
Fruit flies are nasty little pests, and an infestation—large or small—is an unwelcome sight in the kitchen. Former CHOW food editor Aida Mollenkamp demonstrates a quick, easy way to lure fruit flies away from your food.
What do people expect when they order a Hot Toddy? Not the original Jerry Thomas version; those are gross, says Jeffrey. Give your guests something flavorful that really warms them up. Start with a good Scotch Whisky and layer on lemon juice, ginger honey syrup and pimento dram. That is something worth drinking on a cold winter night!