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    To Market, To Market
    To Market, To Market Wow.  The vote was just about 50/50. Half wanted me to go to La Boqueria, the most famous open market in Barcelona.  The other half wanted me to experience a market frequented more by locals. La Boqueria won by a pintxo. Take a look at the pictures below, and click here […]
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    Chef Tom’s BIG Adventure: Barcelona II
    Chef Tom’s BIG Adventure: Barcelona II – VOTE NOW!  (voting is closed) NOTE: If you have tried to vote before and are getting an error message, I apologize.  Before you vote this time, try registering through the website (don’t worry, no spam) again with your current email. Market Day. Ever since I started researching Barcelona, […]
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    Chef Tom’s Big Adventure: Barcelona I
    Chef Tom’s Big Adventure: Barcelona. VOTE NOW! (voting is closed) Hi everyone!  I am in beautiful Barcelona staying in the historic neighborhood called Barri Gotic (El Gotic, or The Gothic Quarter). I really want to walk the winding streets and explore this neighborhood in depth, admiring the ornate architecture, the shady shop-filled lanes, the plazas and […]
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    Chef Tom’s BIG Adventure: Food was SO good!
    Chef Tom’s BIG Adventure: The food was SO good! Paris, Barcelona, San Sebastian and Istanbul. SPAIN I am back.  Thank you to those who participated in Chef Tom’s BIG Adventure and voted.  That was a blast.  I have to say, though, that Spain, especially San Sebastian, was my favorite part of the trip.  The food […]
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    Holiday Parties inspired by Spain
    Holiday Parties inspired by Spain Chef Tom just returned from an extended adventure of discovery.  Much of his time was spent in Barcelona and San Sebastian. Now he’s back and would love to bring the amazing varieties of flavors and textures to you. We’re approaching the holidays and Chef Tom has TWO packages from which […]
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    Vote Winner: Döner Kebap
    Vote Winner: Döner Kebap Over too soon. Took some doing but I found it. This is Chef Burat. Sawing away at his wonderful döner kebab. He wants to stop but I tell him to keep going. Then he points to me letting his friends know I am a chef from California who is making him […]
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    Istanbul: The vote is in! Döner Kebap it is.
    The vote is in! Döner Kebap it is. It was close with Balik Ekmek (Fish Bread) at 42% and Döner Kebap at 58%. The most famous Kebab in the world is the Döner kebab witch literally means “rotating Kebab” in Turkish. Before taking its modern form, the ancestor of the Döner was the “Çag Kebabi” […]
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    Istanbul – Thanks for Voting!
    Greetings from Istanbul!  It’s time to vote again.  (voting is closed) Please consider these two dee-licious descriptions and vote.   Time to eat! Balik Ekmek is a fish sandwich that EVERYONE says is a must-have when in Istanbul.  For most of a century, fishermen brought their catch from the Bosphorus and the Sea of Marmara […]
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  • Play With Your Food! Classes and Events

    Supper Club: Sardinia
    Date/Time Date(s) - 11/21/20155:00 pm - 10:00 pm$0.00 Supper Club: Sardinia I have organized a Supper Club for around twenty food enthusiasts that has been going for nearly eight years.  The one before lasted for almost fifteen. The next one is November 21 and our theme is Sardinia. Our menu is building and promises to be […]
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    Nommery: Canela Bistro
    Date/Time Date(s) - 11/14/20156:30 pm - 9:30 pm$0.00 Nommery: Chef Tom hosts at Canela Bistro Hi fellow Nommeranians. I just returned from my BIG Adventure in Europe with half of it spent in Barcelona and in San Sebastian, Spain. I have already had some of THE best food ever there and can’t wait to taste […]
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    Play With Your Food! Classes and Events

    Chef Tom’s BIG Adventure!
    Date/Time Date(s) - 09/13/2015 - 10/31/201512:00 am$0.00 Paris, Barcelona, San Sebastian, Istanbul – VOTE where Chef Tom goes and what he does on his BIG Adventure! Just click on the compass to find out how. Where is Chef Tom? Map Unavailable Date/Time Date(s) - 09/13/2015 - 10/31/201512:00 am Categories Cooking Class Dinner Events
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  • Play With Your Food! Classes and Events

    Cooking Class: A Night in Persia
    Date/Time Date(s) - 12/13/20155:00 pm - 9:00 pm$0.00 Location Cookhouse Cooking Class: A Night in Persia Join Chef Tom and his guest chef Saeid Movajah and explore the ancient and influential cuisine of Iran. The cooking event will feature some of Chef Saeid’s favorite dishes from his home in Tehran. REGISTER BELOW: WEEKEND SPECIAL! From Friday 12/4 […]
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  • Play With Your Food! Classes and Events

    Nommery: Limon on Valencia
    Date/Time Date(s) - 08/20/20157:00 pm - 9:30 pm$0.00 Dinner at Limon Rotisserie on Valencia THURSDAY AUGUST 20, 7:00PM 524 VALENCIA STREET MISSION · DIRECTIONS To Register, go to Nommery and join for free.  Look for my dinner listings and click on the one you’d like.  You can pay through PayPal if you’d like.  Price includes tax […]
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