Hi, it’s been a while. Here’s what’s going on: When I get to work there’s a list waiting for me. I fold my towels, set up my cutting board, start collecting all my tools for the day. I weigh out … Continue reading
Posted in Casa Isleña, Natural Disasters, Pedro, Portland, Restaurant, Writing
Tagged casa isleña, food, Portland, puerto rico, restaurants, travel
I try to be a humble cook. I don’t take compliments well. I don’t like to brag. But when it comes to octopus, I have to.
Posted in Beans, Pulpo, Rancho Gordo, Recipes
Tagged cannellini, casa isleña, chipotle, lima, octopus, pulpo, recipe, salsa, tarragon
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If it’s not one thing it’s another. Our exhaust hood died. I got sick. Orders get messed up. Farmers are rained in. Fisherman don’t return phone calls. But we still manage to get shit done. Here are a few things … Continue reading
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I’ve been super busy the last couple of weeks, so recipes and such have been scarce. I’m in the kitchen everyday playing with food, taking mental notes about how I should photograph the proceedings. I’ve been mumbling to myself, arguing … Continue reading
Tagged baking, banana, Bread, brunch, casa isleña, desserts, hash, lamb, mimosa, pickling, snapper