Sunday, February 15, 2009
nothing cultural at all unless
you (as i do) deem television of
caught up with sam axe and
michael weston on burn notice
after hunting and gathering at
two urban meccas of gastronomy:
whole foods and fairway.
i can now get through the week
made a large pot of mediocre chili -
not as good as last month's
mainly, i fear, because i ran out of
chili de arbol. come's now word from texas
that a certain ingredient i take for granted
has no business being in there.
But no wonder - the basic recipe i start with
comes from Feasts of Santa Fe
by Huntley Dent who was evidently raised
teach me to mention chili in an email to a Texan.