Biochemistry grad student and food blogger!

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  • Location: San Diego, CA
  • Favorite foods: rice, chocolate, puff pastry, pon de ring, Koala's March cookies, pork belly, Texas BBQ, green onions, Taiwan lettuce
  • Last bite on earth: A slice of fatty brisket from Smitty's BBQ in Lockhart, TX

Win a Copy of 'Ovenly'

Chicago mix popcorn!

Win a Copy of 'Tacolicious'

Win a Copy of 'Fried & True'

Buttermilk brine.

Win a Copy of 'The Ginger & White Cookbook'

Win a Copy of 'Buvette: The Pleasure of Good Food'

Win a Copy of 'Paris Pastry Club'

my friends love my lemon meringue pie!

Win a Copy of 'The Meat Hook Meat Book'

Win a Copy of 'Sweet and Vicious: Baking With Attitude'

Rum & raisin cake... with lots of rum. Lots.

Win a Copy of 'Extra Virgin: Recipes and Love From Our Tuscan Kitchen'

Definitely pizza!

Win a Copy of 'Pitt Cue Co.: The Cookbook'

Giveaway: Win a Super-Fast Thermapen Thermometer

A nice, juicy ribeye steak!
Cornflower blue.

Win a Serious Eats Edition KettlePizza Baking Steel Combo for Father's Day!

Cook the Book: 'The Homesick Texan's Family Table' by Lisa Fain

Cook the Book: 'My Paris Kitchen' by David Lebovitz

Cook the Book: Lonely Planet's 'The World's Best Spicy Food'

Spiciest thing I've eaten was probably the white hot burger from Bao's Awesome Burgers & Sandwiches in San Diego. Or the Jamaican jerk chicken from a food cart on the BC plaza at Duke, a few years ago. Sadly, the food cart didn't last long, but my memories of that jerk chicken did!

Bake the Book: First Prize Pies

Banana cream... I don't like the taste of bananas :(

Bake the Book: The Model Bakery Cookbook

Cook the Book: 'Down South' by Donald Link

Fried chicken and sausage patties!

The Best Valentine's Day Giveaway Ever: Lobel's 4" Prime Dry-Aged Heart Shaped Steaks for Two

Cooler sous vide!

Super Bowl Party Giveaway: Pat LaFrieda Sliders

Wings, dips, and hopefully sliders :P

Bake the Book: Levi Roots' Sweet

A nice, fresh fruit sorbet!

Super Bowl Party Giveaway: 17th Street BBQ Baby Back Ribs and Pulled Pork

Took BBQ on a plane with me all the way from Austin to San Diego!

Seriously Delicious Holiday Giveaway: La Quercia's Secret Weapons Pork Kit

Seriously Delicious Holiday Giveaway: Cacao Drinking Chocolate Basket

Cook the Book: 'Japanese Soul Cooking'