Where do you go when you get a craving for the king of the lo-brow food- Nachos? I prefer the non-cheez product variety, but if you find a specially noteworthy version with "the product", please let us know.
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.
Basic Cheese Nachos
These basic nachos couldn't be easier, and are a perfect snack when you're craving crunch and cheese. Delicious as-is, you can add on guac or salsa if you please, and beans or your favorite protein to make a meal of them. Read more.
Ultimate Thanksgiving Gravy
With Thanksgiving coming up, MDRN KTCHN host Scott Heimendinger explains the science of emulsions using a holiday staple: gravy. His version uses small amounts of xanthan gum and lecithin to emulsify flavorful jus with fat to create an incredibly rich, completely bird-flavored sauce. Check out the full recipe here. 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!
Have one too many last night? We’ve all been there. Instead of running to the nearest fast food joint, cure your hangover with this nutrient-packed juice. One glass of this recovery drink and you’ll be back to yourself in no time.