How to prevent food poisoning?

by Chef Maryam Ghargharechi November 21, 2018 2 min read

Food Poisoning is a common problem -- but it’s also one that can often be prevented.

Many cases are mild and you get better without treatment. But some cases may be so severe that you need to go to a hospital for treatment. To avoid getting a foodborne illness in the first place, there are some general guidelines to follow.

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Knife Skills - How to use your kitchen knife!

by Chef Maryam Ghargharechi January 29, 2018 8 min read

Knife Skills

How to hold a knife

The cutting hand, which grips the knife, has the star turn, but the other hand is an important supporting player. That helping hand holds, nudges and stabilizes the ingredient being cut, to maximize safety and efficiency. 

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