Monthly Archives: June 2014

Reviewing the Reviewer: Who Can You Trust With YOUR Next Meal?

These days, it seems everyone’s a critic – from professional restaurant critics to self-proclaimed foodies and individual restaurant goers. Thanks to social media and online reviewing sites, these critics – professional or otherwise -- all have an audience. From Facebook posts and Tweets to services like Yelp, UrbanSpoon, and – people are able to [...]

By | 2016-12-19T18:20:32+00:00 June 17th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Chef Notes: Roasting a Pig in a Cuban Pit

If you attended Jasper’s 10-year anniversary party, then you probably recall the gigantic Cuban Pit we constructed outside the front door to the restaurant. It was so popular that I’ve since roasted several more pigs using the same technique. Each time we cook a pig on-site, the pit is usually the main attraction. It goes [...]

By | 2016-12-19T18:21:07+00:00 June 17th, 2014|Ask the Chef|4 Comments