July 2012

Old-Fashioned Cucumber Phosphate Soda

Ice Cream Bar in San Francisco serves old-fashioned soda fountain drinks. I never order off the menu because I prefer to experiment and create my own sodas using…

Vietnamese Compressed Watermelon Sashimi and Compressed Watermelon Brulee

Vietnamese compressed watermelon sashimi. That’s watermelon, not tuna, pictured below! Compressed watermelon is made using a chamber vacuum sealer. Under vacuum, the vacuoles in the watermelon cells expand…