(1) Pepato cheese. A new fave. Similar to a pecorino and it has whole black peppercorns inside.
(2) Our basil plant. It’s back from the dead.
(3) The chicken wings in this video.
(4) This Serious Eats slideshow asking bartenders what’s the best tip they’ve ever received.
(5) A Very Inspiring Blogger Award for a little saffron! Thank you!