Peter Ogburn

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It's Time To Toast Farm-To-Table Cocktails

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

It was inevitable. With virtually every restaurant working hand-in-garden glove with local farmers, farm-to-table cocktails had to be the next big thing. Since you'll be at the farmers market anyway, look at the seasonal produce as potential drink, as well as dinner, material.

Where to begin? To find out, I ...


Maple Syrup Goes To Dinner — And Drinks

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

When I was growing up and my mom would make pancakes and bacon, I'd layer bacon pieces in between pancakes, then drown the stack with maple syrup to create a towering, sticky mess. The rest of my family would daintily eat their bacon from one plate and their pancakes from ...


A Guide to Grilling Beyond 'Dude Food'

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

I have vivid memories of my mom going out of town one weekend and my dad feeding me fried bologna sandwiches for three nights in a row. He didn't make the sandwiches because I liked them; he made them because he can't cook. He can't get around a kitchen. He ...


Lard And Schmaltz Make A Comeback In The Kitchen

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

I grew up in the South, where every home cook I admired kept a can of bacon grease in the refrigerator. That grease was used to launch many fine dishes. One friend's mother made biscuits with butter and bacon fat. Needless to say, I was a husky child.