The first real dinner party I ever threw was definitely a learning experience. I went totally overboard and made about a million different hors d’ouevres. I can’t remember them all, but I think there was a fig and olive tapenade, some type of bruschetta, a huge cheese and charcuterie platter, veggies and hummus, and possibly...Read More »
How to cure pancetta. I'm going to do this just as soon as I can track down some "pink salt". I bought the pork belly today, which came in an unmarked ziplock bag from the freezer case of an Asian grocery store. I'm glad I asked, or I never would have found it!