My holiday decoration. (note the use of the singular, as this is it)
Mirepoix for the chowder.
Crab cakes cooking in lots of butter.
Corn pudding with roasted peppers.
July 4th self portrait.
Wild mushroom risotto.
My first attempt at biscuits and gravy. Everything made from scratch.
Chinese BBQ pork. (recipe from Cook's Illustrated)
Eggs Benedict with balsamic strawberries.
Chicken bathing in buttermilk.
The gravy thickens.
Chinese BBQ pork with some Tamago on the side.
Grilled chicken ceaser salad.
Crabcakes with orange marmalade and vinegar reduction with roasted fingerlings.
Roasted green beans and onions.
Finished biscuits and gravy. The gravy was excellent. I will need to practice in order to perfect the biscuits. I think that I overmixed the batter.
Enchiladas Verdes from Cooks Illustrated. Awesome.
Finished smoked seafood chowder.
July 4th apple pie.
The oil is ready for the chicken.