Finding the absolute best ingredients such a big part of Chef Antoine Westermann’s culinary career and the main drive behind all of his expertly crafted dishes. His relationship with farmers and purveyors are critical to his work as a chef. While visiting one of his providers in New York, the French chef describes his efforts to find the best local ingredients for his restaurant.
How to Make Easy Eggs Benedict
Eggs Benedict sounds complicated, like something you'd only find at a fancy brunch. But the ingredients are actually really basic, and Amy Wisniewski from the CHOW Test Kitchen makes the whole thing a breeze by whipping up the hollandaise sauce in a blender. Watch how she does it in this episode of The Easiest Way, as Amy demonstrates CHOW's Classic Eggs Benedict recipe.
Making the galette crepe with a sunny side up egg, chorizo and avocado cream from Trois Familia in Silver Lake, Los Angeles.
Easy Crab Cakes
Crab cakes are so often disappointing -- mushy or gummy, full of starchy filler. But these easy cakes are full of beautiful lump crabmeat, and a light panko coating ensures they fry up crispy and golden brown. Bright, lemony aioli makes a piquant counterpart to the sweet, sweet crab. Read more.