Twin Cities Live and Warners’ Stellian Microwave Chef Challenge

A few times a year, Twin Cities Live asks their favorite chefs to compete against each other in a food challenge.  I’ve participated in their Mother’s Day Challenge, Cream of Mushroom Soup Challenge, Minnesota State Fair Food on a Stick Challenge and the Cub Foods $20 Chef Challenge.  I was the runner up in both the Mother’s Day and Soup contest and … Continue reading

Apple, Bacon and White Cheddar Scalloped Potatoes

This year, Twin Cities Live got all their favorite chefs together to create a Thanksgiving dinner!  What an honor to cook among such talented and absolutely wonderful people!  I had such a great time! Laurie Crowell made a beautifully brined turkey Mary Jane Miller made streusel-topped squash Antigoni Sander McCloud made a cranberry, fig and pistachio chutney John Michael Lerma made pumpkin pie And for my … Continue reading