Flashback Friday – Thoughts On A Recipe

Flashback Friday

The following originally appeared on 9/10/08 at Exit 51.

Thoughts On A Recipe

Don’t you just hate it when you’re making a recipe that you’ve found somewhere, in a book or online, but you don’t know what it’s supposed to look like?  I do.  And despite my own hatred of it, I find too often that I do it here.

There’s nothing worse that being excited to try something new only to get into it and figure out that you have no idea what the end result is supposed to be.  Oh sure, you might have a vague idea but don’t those pretty pictures give you clarity?  Now I’m not saying that when I make one of these dishes that mine looks exactly like what some food stylist toiled over four hours.  But at least I know if I’m heading in the right direction. Continue reading “Flashback Friday – Thoughts On A Recipe”