I recently learned about kindred food passionistas; Sean Tice and Kristy Hadeka’s thriving Brooklyn Slate Company. Kristy, the fourth generation of Hadeka Stone has been harvesting naturally occurring steel blue grey and brick red slate (just like the stuff used in children’s chalkboards, roofs, floors and quaint village sidewalks) from their quarries in the Slate Valley (upstate New York and Vermont) for over 100 years.
Passion for food in all its incarnations
Tools of the Trade
I’ve always coveted great kitchen knives. All those Japanese hand forged blades with ebony handles. American bespoke blades forged from ancient storied files and antler handles. I’ve even begun collecting sharp tools wherever I travel.I have to admit, I have a bit of a cutlery […]
KitchenAid Custom Made Stand Mixer Have you seen the latest by KitchenAid? They must have been reading my mind, I’ve always dreamt of a leopard skin mixer. As most of you know, I have a pair of leopard skin pants […]