Sooooo much to catch up on!
1) Been traveling a lot…check out my Yelp! page to see some of the places I’ve been eating…
2) The sweetest cake of all…
3) Started talking to a pretty girl…Gave her these:
Lady @ the flower store: Oh, WOW! Those are so pretty…
Lady: You did a GREAT job picking out the colors…
Lady: And the way she’s arranging them, it almost looks like a wedding bouquet…
ME: WHOA! Easy up there…
Then I cooked the pretty girl dinner…
Handmade Pasta, Spicy White Wine sauce, Shrimp, Parsley and Cherry Tomatos…
Then this happened…;)
Planned? No…but I like the way it worked out!
Sometimes, after being on the road for a few days, all I want to do is come home and cook dinner. Today was one of those days and I have to say it came out spectacular!
Seared Tuna Steak.
Rice Wine Vinegar
Spicy Udon Noodles with Shitake Mushrooms and Scallion. Dressed in Chili/Sesame Sauce, garnished with baked crispy udon.
Pork Butt, brined overnight.
Cooked Sous Vide for about 10 hours.
Dusted with Chinese BBQ powder, finished with a blow torch.
Summer Scallops and Pasta.
Scallops dusted in curry flour & seared.
Rainbow Pasta in brown butter, jalepeno, garlic, roasted cashew, lemon, parsley sauce.
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So a lot to catch up on:
72hr Sous Vide Brisket…Brined overnight and cooked 63.7 for about 75hrs. REALLY GOOD! served it with 63.7 Sous Vide Egg, Brown Gravy and steamed rice. (My Sous Vide version of the Hawaiian favorite “Loco Moco“) Shout out to Eleanor!
More Red bull Leithin foam and vodka shots.
Did the brewery tour at St. Arnolds. Really impressive that the owner takes the time to personally give the tours. Fun times, good beer, and a great Texas company!
Toured Blue Bell Creamery
Harvey Chan, pic poser extrodinaire.
Toured Dr. Pepper.
Best Food Stop of the week:
Best Wurst, 6th Street at around 12:45am (after a night of drinking)
Bratwurst, all the way with extra curry ketch up!
Completed the “Das Boot Challenge”
Also hit up the following Diner’s Drive In’s and Dives spots:
Finally, I also started Yelp! ing…