Michael loves to play with words and food. He has played with words as a freelance editor, magazine editor, newspaper reporter, and in corporate communications. He has played with his food for years--ask his mom. His current favorite kitchen gadget is an ice cream maker.
Knives are used for so many critical tasks, but how many knives do you need and how do you choose the ones that are right for you?
While it does keep your perishable foods and leftovers good for days, your refrigerator won’t prevent your foods from spoiling.
Improve the taste of your sandwiches with homemade condiments.
For many people, grilling is all about the main course—but that is too limiting for a true brazier professional. Vegetables and fruit also taste great off the grill.
Anyone who says indoor grilling isn’t real grilling is mistaken.
What you put on your charcuterie plate depends on the type of event you’re throwing, but there are eight traditional elements.
Your monthly list of food holidays to celebrate!
Whether you’re hosting a picnic, a pool party, or a beach gathering, here are our tips for throwing a delicious and fun holiday event.
Is it time to replace--or add to--your grill tools? See the newest tools at CHEFS Catalog, plus some tried and true favorites.
Using the right knife for specific kitchen duties makes your job easier.
Pesta is the Italian word for pesto, which means “to pound or to crush.”
Wellness mats ease joint discomfort and give you relief while working in the kitchen.
If I have a hankering for a frozen dessert, I’m not thinking about health benefits—even if there are some.
From idea to bliss—with no mess, no fuss, no muss—3 hours and 14 minutes! And, with the built-in compressor, no bowl to freeze. This ice cream maker delivers!
For the Peanut Butter Cookier enthusiast, nothing quite satisfies as completely as the classic.
Create your own pizza sauce using basic ingredients like olive oil, fresh garlic, and your favorite herbs and spices.
Artisan is another word for craftsman, so you can be sure artisan pizza is made with perfection in mind.
Celebrate your heritage, bond with different generations, create family memories, and establish traditions all at once with a family reunion!