Francois Payard’s Apple Honey Cake

We are getting close to setting our clocks back an hour for daylight savings time, and soon the holiday season will begin. Grocer coolers will fill to the top with turkeys and foil roasting pans will find their way to the end of every aisle. Candy canes and Christmas themed M&M's will be artfully placed … Continue reading Francois Payard’s Apple Honey Cake

Basil & Salt Magazine’s ‘HolidayCheer’ now available for pre order

Planning a dinner party in a way that you're actually capable of getting it done without panicking is important. It's bad hospitality for the host to be freaked out. ¬†~Ted Allen basil & salt magazine is pleased to introduce its signature cookbook series. HolidayCheer is the first in our series and the inaugural issue is … Continue reading Basil & Salt Magazine’s ‘HolidayCheer’ now available for pre order

Cocktails to usher in the holiday season

Every year as the holidays approach, I become so excited at the thought of entertaining that it's imperative I throw at least one pre-holiday cocktail soiree to usher in the season. ¬†Tomorrow we will focus on appetizers for the bash, today the recipes presented are cocktails. I have included a link to each recipe so … Continue reading Cocktails to usher in the holiday season