Ever seen a reference to sous-vide cooking and wondered, "What the hell is that?" Scott Heimendinger, director of applied research for Modernist Cuisine, breaks it down for you, explaining what this cooking method is, its benefits, and the basic principles behind it in this episode of MDRN KTCHN. And Scott will be back with more tips on sous-vide cooking soon, including cool improvised sous-vide setups for those of you who don't want to drop the cash on the gear covered in this video. 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!
For Chowhound's video series about the science and technology of cooking, we partnered with the brilliant folks at Modernist Cuisine to dig into the most cutting-edge tools, ingredients, and techniques of modernist cooking.
Step-by-step guides to recreate Chowhound's original recipes in your own kitchen.