Suzi's Blog

Team Building, Families, Brunch, and Breakfast Potatoes

  Suzen is an expert in culinary team building. Really, the expert. She pioneered using the kitchen for team activities. What kind of activities? Perhaps just an episode of fun with people casually preparing a meal together. Perhaps an evening filled with challenges to improve a team’s communications or sharing skills. Different teams come to…

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Joel Robuchon Mashed Potatoes

To make life easy for you, here’s a head start on the best mashed potatoes you could possibly have. Why not try them this week, just as a pre-Thanksgiving test. This recipe is one of the most “googled” on earth. Probably on Mars, too. These are rich enough to eat on their own. You can…

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Three-Cheese Potato Gratin

There are different kinds of comfort food, some simple, some complex. This rich potato gratin is something that delivers wonders in small doses. Just a few bites of this dish should satisfy your potato cravings. It takes a half hour to prep and the cooking time means that this dish will test your nostrils long…

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Thanksgiving Mashed Potatoes Thanks to Joel Robuchon

If you need mashed potatoes today, Thanksgiving, and who doesn’t, then this is the best recipe. The best. I love this recipe because it combines metric and English measurement units. Just what you need to worry about with all the bustle today. So, as an act of kindness, 500 grams of potatoes is  1.1 pounds.…

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