Growing Up Eating: food imitates life

A feeble attempt at journaling my culinary experience and development as a culinary student, a chef, and a consumer of foodstuff via images and the occasional nonsensical blurb or experimental recipe.

chilaquiles con habanero #breakfast #hogardulcehogar  (at Merida,Yuc)

chilaquiles con habanero #breakfast #hogardulcehogar (at Merida,Yuc)

live cumbia  (at Parque de Santiago, Mérida)

live cumbia (at Parque de Santiago, Mérida)

agua fresca de pitaya (at Parque de Santiago, Mérida)

agua fresca de pitaya (at Parque de Santiago, Mérida)

la pura fiesta en el bailongo #cumbia (at Parque de Santiago, Mérida)

la pura fiesta en el bailongo #cumbia (at Parque de Santiago, Mérida)

atardecer yucateco (at Merida,Yuc)

atardecer yucateco (at Merida,Yuc)

quesadillas de flor de calabaza en masa azul #hogardulcehogar (at Aeropuerto Internacional de la Ciudad de México)

quesadillas de flor de calabaza en masa azul #hogardulcehogar (at Aeropuerto Internacional de la Ciudad de México)

chilled peach soup @azafranbaltimore @irenamaria  (at Azafrán)

chilled peach soup @azafranbaltimore @irenamaria (at Azafrán)

empanadas and passion fruit tea @azafranbaltimore  (at Azafrán)

empanadas and passion fruit tea @azafranbaltimore (at Azafrán)

as the date draws closer the levels of anxiety and excitement fluctuate dramatically. dc taught me a lot. A lot of lessons learned.  Some easy some hard. And a lot of good people passed through that in one way or another shaped my path to where I am now. For that I am thankful and consider myself very lucky to have stuck it out and paid attention every step of the way. #newbeginnings #yeschef

as the date draws closer the levels of anxiety and excitement fluctuate dramatically. dc taught me a lot. A lot of lessons learned. Some easy some hard. And a lot of good people passed through that in one way or another shaped my path to where I am now. For that I am thankful and consider myself very lucky to have stuck it out and paid attention every step of the way. #newbeginnings #yeschef

#tbm this fucking guy @drinks42 #talent

#tbm this fucking guy @drinks42 #talent