Chef’s Log 79: Finnished (Welcome to Syö-mi)

Salutations homo sapiens (although I hesitate to use that term given the original meaning of the word ‘sapien’). Loyal readers, as well as casual readers who happened to glance at the blog on that particular day, will recall that I made a rather significant (some might say game-changing) announcement approximately 1 year ago, human time. I am now pleased to confirm that this event has indeed come to pass. I have spent the last few months exploring, observing and meticulously documenting the culinary habits and culture of what is now my new home—Finland. Continue reading

Chef’s Log 65: Stomach Break

Salutations, faithful followers. No doubt my long absence has disappointed you greatly. Perhaps your life has lost all meaning in the wake of this most tragic of losses. But don’t fret, I have returned to bring purpose back to your otherwise meaningless existence. First, a brief explanation regarding my absence. Continue reading