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.
High-Tech Melty Cheese
Welcome to the first episode of MDRN KTCHN, the new series we're creating with our friends at Modernist Cuisine to explore the science and technology of cooking. In this episode, host Scott Heimendinger, Modernist Cuisine's director of applied research, reveals the secret ingredient that will give your favorite cheese the same ideal meltability as a processed cheese product. (Click here for the full recipe.) Want to learn more? Come back every Sunday for a new episode of MDRN KTCHN, and check out Modernist Cuisine's new cookbook, Modernist Cuisine at Home!
How to Oktoberfest at Home
Tips on how to host your own Munich-style beer festival, from the comfort of your own home.
Behind the bar - Beetle House
We visited the Tim Burton-themed bar to check out some of their spooky concoctions. Read more.
Chowhound's Fall Ice Cream Picks for New York Live
We went on a mission to find the best ice cream flavors for the season. Read more.
Spooktacular Dishes for Halloween
It's halloween all-year round at Beetle House, a safe haven for goths, and horror fans. Here are two of their signature dishes - some inspiration for your next monster bash.