Food Rant: America’s Fat Problem

A recent report suggesting sugar substitutes can lead to weight gain, a report this summer that diet foods can make us fat, and now today’s Chicago Trib article about how diet crazes shape our grocery shelves but fail to change our habits, fills me once again with...

Elements: Chef

Chef: Chef means leader.  Chef de cuisine means head of the kitchen.  A chef who no longer cooks in his or her restaurant should be referred  to as chef-restaurateur.  Executive chef typically refers to one who oversees an entire kitchen or food...