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Food Source – Chef Kern’s fine foods

In the Cumming, GA area.  This place is worth the drive.  Chef Kern has been catering special events with his great Cajun food since the 1980’s.  I wanted to make sure you knew you could visit his store and buy food to take home.  Note that the dishes on his menu usually serve at least …

How to Make Risotto

Risotto is more of a method than a dish.  It takes advantage of the starch in rice to create a very creamy dish with a tremendous depth of flavor.  You can make Risotto with just about anything.  The video below calls for chicken stock, but you could easily use vegetable stock or flavored water to …

Rice and How to Cook it

Wikipedia says “Rice is the seed of the monocot plants Oryza sativa or Oryza glaberrima. As a cereal grain, it is the most important staple food for a large part of the world’s human population, especially in East and South Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, and the West Indies. It is the grain with …

Quinoa-Stuffed Peppers

Quinoa (pronounced keen-wa) If you aren’t familiar with Quinoa you are in for a treat.         Quinoa is a grain from South America that can be prepared like rice.  Unlike rice, Quinoa is a whole balanced protein and is high in fiber and is gluten-free.  In its raw state it can be spouted in …