modernist cuisine

How A Pressure Cooker Can Turn Up The Heat On Your Valentine’s Dinner

How A Pressure Cooker Can Turn Up The Heat On Your Valentine’s Dinner

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to make a restaurant-calibre meal at home — especially if you just realised it’s on Friday and there are no good dinner reservations left. Modernist cooking enlists techniques that require less active time cooking, while still producing rich flavours — just the sort of…

The Long Wait For The Iliad Of Modern Cooking, Modernist Cuisine

The Long Wait For The Iliad Of Modern Cooking, Modernist Cuisine

Nathan Myhrvold, Bill Gates’s former right-hand man, is well known as the mastermind behind Intellectual Ventures. But he’s also an insane chef, who’s been working on the definitive guide to modern cooking, a six-volume, 2400-page tome, Modernist Cuisine. It’s delayed.