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Maki Sushi Recipe

Maki Sushi Roll Instructions https://youtu.be/N1llpUR9FT0 For The Sushi Rice Ingredients Short Grain RiceSeasoned Rice Vinegar Wash rice thoroughly through fine strainer or rice net.  Rinse until water begins to run clear with no residual starch ‘clouds’.Cook...

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Herbed Country Biscuits

Yield: 14 Large Biscuits Method: Biscuit Ingredients   2 oz fresh assorted herbs (basil, sage, chives, thyme and tarragon work best) 2 1/2 pounds All-purpose flour 3/4 ounce Salt 2 ounces Granulated sugar 2 ounces...

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Fresh Pasta

Basic Egg Pasta 8 ounces of all-purpose flour or 00 flour 2 whole eggs Water as needed 1 tsp Olive Oil Flavored Pastas 1 ounce of carrot, beet, spinach depending on what flavor or color you desire. Instructions When making basic pasta by...

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Seafood Extravaganza Bloody Mary

Base Ingredients 8 ounces premium tomato juice 1 teaspoon horseradish 5 drops of scorpion brand hot sauce 1 quarter lime 1/8 teaspoon fennel Pollen 1/8 teaspoon cracked black pepper 1/8 teaspoon cardamom Smoked paprika salt 2 tablespoons smoked paprika 1 tablespoon...

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Beef Consommé

Ingredients 10 egg whites 2 lbs. beef, ground 1 lb. Mirepoix 12 oz. tomatoes, fresh (seeded and diced) 2 qt. Beef Broth 2 ea. Onion Brûlé Sachet 2 bay leaves, dried ½ tsp thyme, dried whole ½ tsp pepper, whole black 8 sprigs parsley, fresh 2 cloves, whole Garnish ½...

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Braised Lamb Shank

Ingredients yields 8 servings 6 lb lamb shanks, 1 pound (455 g) each kosher salt, to taste freshly ground black pepper, to taste 2 tablespoons canola oil 2 medium carrots, minced, plus 1 pound (455 grams) oblique-cut 1 medium white onion, minced 2 stalks celery,...

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Bordelaise Sauce

Ingredients 3/4 cup dry red wine 2 shallots (finely chopped) 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme 1 bay leaf 2 cups beef stock Salt (to taste) Ground black pepper (to taste) 1 teaspoon butter (cold) Directions Gather the ingredients. In a small saucepan, place the red...

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Creamy Deviled Eggs

Yield: 8 servings Ingredients   8 large eggs  1/3 cup Light mayonnaise  1 tbsp Dijon mustard  1 tsp White-wine vinegar  1 tbsp Shallot, minced  ¼ tsp Hot sauce (i.e. Tabasco)  Coarse salt and ground pepper  Paprika (for...

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Ginger Blazek of Zenzero

On this week's episode, Ginger Blazek (Zenzero) joined the podcast to talk about deciding to change careers and shift her focus to the culinary industry. She talked about how her restaurant is a reflection of her home life, her love for pastry from a young age, her...

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Crystal Vastine of Fort Worth Foodie

On this week’s episode Crystal Vastine (Fort Worth Foodie) joins the podcast to discuss her beginnings with the magazine and transition into using FW Foodie as a social media platform. She also talks about some local restaurants and her involvement with Cooking Matters and the FW Food and Wine Festival.

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Adrian Verdin of Hospitality Alliance

On this week’s episode, Adrian Verdin (Hospitality Alliance) talked about his work with creating the Food Hall at Crockett Row. From acai bowls to pizza to lobster rolls, the food hall has something for everybody. They also have craft drinks and a new concept coming soon. Meet the man who helped put it all together.

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Alumni Spotlight: Monte Berry

Monte Berry, a graduate from the Culinary School of Fort Worth in 2017, got his start in the culinary industry because he was looking for something new in his life. After graduating high school in 2014, Berry decided that he was going to work at his grandmother’s...

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Student Spotlight: Phillip Johnson

Phillip Johnson, a fourth semester student at The Culinary School of Fort Worth, picked culinary arts as a career because he saw a promising future in the industry. While serving in the military, Johnson knew that he needed to start learning a trade that could sustain...

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The Dock Gives a Scholarship to a CSFTW Student

Brett Curtis, owner of The Dock, gave a scholarship to CSFTW student Christian Aparicio. Article and photos by James Creange. Brett Curtis, owner of The Dock food truck and restaurant, got his education at culinary school and wanted to give back to the next generation...

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