The Maine Lobster Industry Ramps Up For Peak Season

News Source is the Maine Lobster Marketing Collaborative This article appearead first on PRNewswire PORTLAND, Maine, June 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Maine Lobster industry is ramping up marketing efforts as it prepares for peak season, when landings increase and more diners across the country are enjoying the fresh taste of Maine Lobster – when it’s at […]

Nobu Hospitality Breaks Ground on Newest Hotel and Restaurant in Chicago’s West Loop

CHICAGO, June 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Nobu Hospitality officially commenced development of the Nobu Hotel in Chicago at a groundbreaking ceremony with partners Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, Academy award-winnerRobert De Niro, Hollywood producer Meir Teper, and Australian business tycoon James Packer. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Alderman Walter Burnett Jr. were also in attendance to show their support of the project and offer their hands in the official first dig. […]

Remembering Old Traditions of Swiss Delicacies

As a child, I loved the Swiss dessert delicacy, from the tiny canton in Appenzell, we called the “biberli”. It was reserved as a reward for quality accomplishments and holiday celebrations in our home. The original recipe was an extremely delicate almond paste and honey, sandwiched between a richly perfumed cake, soft and dense like […]

Japanese Kaiseki “A Traditional 11-Course Feast for All Senses”

Japan: where knife training occurs for many years before a budding chef is allowed near a fish and chopping block… where cooking rice is a careful and deliberate balance of vinegar, rice, water and a knowing hand. There was a short period in my life when I was blessed with a situational study of Japanese […]