Is there anything better than Clam Chowder with those little fish crackers? Chef Ben is preparing a serious run for Chowder Champion at the annual Gualala Chowder Challenge, April 6th from 11:30 AM -2:30 PM. This is only one of many month-long festivities during the Gualala Whale and Jazz festival. Music, chowder cook-offs, art exhibits, performances...it is an extravaganza of fun on the
For those of you that were NOT in attendance at our Mushroom Foraging extravaganza last week you were not able to taste the scrumptious items on the menu by Chef Ben. Fear not! We are happy to offer you the next best thing and that is the recipe for his killer "Mushroom and Crab Chowder". Yummm...
Mushroom and Crab Chowder Prep Time: 10
When I asked chef Ben where he got this amazing Berry Crepe recipe he said "I made it up". Now why can't I just MAKE UP recipes like this. Maybe because my culinary school consisted of a bunsen burner in college that graduated to a microwave. Not-so from young Chef Ben. He goes the tasty, delcious, yummy slow cook route. And we'