molecular gastronomy

Kitchen Table Confidential at The Aviary, Chicago

July 7, 2012
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When a new food establishment pops up in my consciousness, I transform into a virtual tyre kicker, sniffing around for potential and perusing the menu surreptiously. If it holds promise, there is a semi-serious attempt to mentally file away the find with the vague hope that it’ll be dredged up at will to save the […]

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A degustation on a lungful of air

November 2, 2011
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Busy is a monumental understatement describing my past few months. Ever since returning from New York over 4 months ago, my professional work went into turbo hyper drive and has now settled comfortably into a constant state of wide-eyed panic; I contributed to another freelance writing project with a super tight short turnaround time; and […]

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Tomislav, from lab bench to the kitchen and back

October 1, 2010
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For me, the rise of molecular gastronomy was both intriguing and all-too-familiar at the same time. You see, my previous career was in medical research where the magical gadgets brandished in molecular gastronomy kitchens were commonplace every day tools that provided no glitz, glamour, wonder, excitement and definitely no tasty morsels (not without serious health […]

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