Credit: Christian Harder | And North

Credit: Christian Harder | And North

Dan

 

  • Biggest influence:
  • Favorite chain restaurant:
  • Most underrated ingredient: Vinegar. It's the ultimate balancing act. I own more than I should.
  • Most overrated ingredient: Nothing is overrated, just over hyped. 
  • Biggest food/baking travesty: Truffle oil
  • Favorite breakfast: Eggs, good sausage and rye toast.
  • How do you like your eggs? Sunny side up.
  • Favorite Upstate New York food item: Croghan Bologna.
  • Favorite pizza topping: Anything crispy.
  • Favorite childhood dinner - Homemade ravioli.
  • Favorite Upstate New York beer - Suarez Family Brewery.
  • Genny or Utica Club? Utica Club, unless you're talking about Genny Bock.
  • Favorite cookbook: Wild Fermentation: The Flavor, Nutrition, and Craft of Live-Culture Foods by Sandor Ellix Katz.
  • Snappy Griller, Coney or white hot? - Snappy Griller, but we don't get them much in Brooklyn.
  • Favorite Upstate NY destination: Finger Lakes.