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    As a reminder that some things really are the...

    As a reminder that some things really are the same (just with crappier knives), here is a guy chopping onions in the souk in Fez.


    http://youtu.be/HAKLLeTWBcs

    k.
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    That is what I thought at first too. k.

    That is what I thought at first too.

    k.
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    99, I listend to your advice and did not take the...

    99, I listend to your advice and did not take the cous cous class. But I did go to the copper pan making souk (for lack of a better description) and picked out a piece of copper cookware and asked...
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    F**k. I am in Fez, Morocco right now and I really...

    F**k. I am in Fez, Morocco right now and I really regret missing this. I even mentioned to my wife when I heard about Knfye coming from Clown Cook what might happen, and she literally said something...
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    Found this fruit that I have never seen before....

    Found this fruit that I have never seen before. They call it Strawberry Tree Fruit in English. There is even a honey that is sourced from bees exclusively pollinating the strawberry trees, which was...
  6. Awesome, twins. Btw, I just watched 10...

    Awesome, twins.

    Btw, I just watched 10 minutes of your vibrating duburring drum video. My Russian is a bit shaky these days, but it was quite fascinating.

    Cheers,
    karring
  7. That is really cool, and great job on the video....

    That is really cool, and great job on the video. You also have a cute little wood helper.

    Now you make me regret that I never went to the Escher museum when I lived in Den Haag.

    With that...
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    Welcome, and which corner of which Arab desert do...

    Welcome, and which corner of which Arab desert do you hail from? The Empty Quarter?

    karring
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    Just a short video of a sharpening shop in Fes,...

    Just a short video of a sharpening shop in Fes, Morocco. The guy on the right was working on a chisel. The guy on the left a pair of scissors, and the two guys in back were banging on knives.

    ...
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    Happy Birthday Del. k.

    Happy Birthday Del.

    k.
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    Now I am trying to determine which (if any)...

    Now I am trying to determine which (if any) knives I should bring. I am also considering taking a cous cous making course and bringing back a couscousier.

    k.
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    Yeah, EYB won't give you back-door access, and it...

    Yeah, EYB won't give you back-door access, and it is rather annoying in that way because it won't even import free, readily available recipes from certain sites like Epicurious. It gives you some...
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    If I find a recipe from a magazine that I like, I...

    If I find a recipe from a magazine that I like, I have a hard-copy folder for it and usually find it on the web and put it in a computer bookmark folder too.

    If I adapt or create something, I...
  14. They sell rather expensive ball blankets for sous...

    They sell rather expensive ball blankets for sous vide containers. I thought about it for all of one second until I saw the price: $100. I am sure the ping pong ball hack would work more or less the...
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    Washington DC has some of the worst service I...

    Washington DC has some of the worst service I have ever experienced. I was eating at a place one time and they told me to go behind the bar and fill up my own water and choose a glass that I wanted...
  16. Thanks Brianh for the tip. Isn't the main...

    Thanks Brianh for the tip.



    Isn't the main problem with multi-day cooks having the water evaporate and the unit auto-shut-off on you? A lid or cover of some sort prevents this, so it is more...
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    I just put in my order for Clos Solene out of...

    I just put in my order for Clos Solene out of Paso. It is going to be really difficult for me to not order as much 2012 and 2013 wines in the next couple years. These are a couple really good CA...
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    I woke up outside on my porch and feel like forty...

    I woke up outside on my porch and feel like forty dollars.

    k.
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    I've been to quite a bit of the Middle East and...

    I've been to quite a bit of the Middle East and have lived/worked/studied in Syria, Iraq, and Yemen. It breaks my heart with what is happening in Syria. Without thinking for a second, I always say...
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    Going to Morocco (again)

    After a couple of years full of stress, moving, and taking care of the kids, I am finally catching my breath. So I am taking some down time and traveling to Morocco by myself -- just myself. It is...
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    I just purchased six bottles (literally one...

    I just purchased six bottles (literally one minute ago).

    2007 Sleepy Hollow - Chardonnay
    2008 Fiddlestix
    2003 Hommage MX
    2008 Pisoni
    2006 Hommage MX
    2005 Stolpman

    k.
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    Excellent Vesteroid!! Joe Davis is amazing. His...

    Excellent Vesteroid!! Joe Davis is amazing. His bottles -- while pushing into the higher priced-range -- are really good deals IMO since he basically cellars them for you until they are ready to...
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    Some Devin mystery metal would be my choice, but...

    Some Devin mystery metal would be my choice, but I would agree with Zwiefel that the maker matters more. With that said, I tend to favor 52100 straight -- just like my vodka.

    k.
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    It somehow gives me great comfort to know that...

    It somehow gives me great comfort to know that this happens to others. :) Though you are a thousand times better than I am when it comes to whipping it back into some shiny, sexy beauty.

    My story...
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    Btw, I found the 71 degrees for an hour to have...

    Btw, I found the 71 degrees for an hour to have just a bit too soft of egg whites, though they tasted amazingly creamy. Using the ChefSteps timer, I did four of the eggs at 85 degrees for 14m 28s....
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