Flavor Excursions #22 Greece

Here are a few highlights from Flavor Excursions #22 Greece. Thanks to Karen Wink for the photo credit.

CULINARIA The Caribbean

CULINARIA has been my favorite go to cook book for years. It’s so much more than a cookbook, more like an encyclopedia to the worlds culinary landscape. Everything from alcohol to deserts are covered regionally in each book be it France or Russia. I own many and The Caribbean is the latest to add to […]

Friends cooking for Chef!

On a recent trip to New Orleans Oksana and I were blessed to be served THE most delicious shrimp I’ve ever had in my life! Friends Gino and Dawn Kalkanoglu took us to a local outdoor seafood market and purchased 4lbs of awesome 13/15 [#indicates the amount per lb]shrimp (probably a hours out of the […]

Serenade Supper Club #7

We were pleased to have Kameron Corvet as our featured artist for the evening. Kameron’s sound and guitar playing left many wanting to hear more from him. August 1st Menu 1st course: – Heirloom tomato & mozzarella caprese salad with basil oil and white balsamic reduction 2nd course: – Red pepper braised chicken & rice […]

Keeping it fresh and fun with the guys at DISH DIVE!

DISH DIVE is a new restaurant located in KIRKWOOD owned and operated by Chef Travis Carroll & Jeff Myers. I have known Jeff over the last few years collaborating on some really cool dinners. Our first colab was Flavor Excursions #17 where the FE team featuring Chef Shane Devereux and executed a 6 course dinner […]

Serenade Supper Club! Trailer…

Serenade Supper Club, a great experience from whatever angle your enjoying it from. Check it out!

Riesling poached scallop over Parsnip puree and puff pastry with blueberry compote.

Cook Books.

Menu Design This is an old book my mom and I found at Accapella Books in Atlanta. Basically a visual display of old menus from restaurants to airliners. Great coffee table book. Good luck finding it though.

Cook Books!

Wagamama Cookbook Wagamama is a very cool and smart restaurant that was ahead of its time in 1999 when I visited it, I can only imagine where they are today. If you ever have the opportunity to dine there, do so! This cookbook touches on a few of their great Asian tastes with recipes easy […]

Serenade Supper Club #3

Come join us at Serenade Supper Club on May 10th. SIGN UP NOW This month’s featured artist is Rachel Rachal. We all were blown away by last month’s artist and you can expect the same in May. Rachel is going to continue on the momentum we have going. Our 4-course meal, created and prepared by […]