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TheUnknownCook

Location:

Hell, MI, USA

Forum Post Count:

183

Join Date:

12/17/09

Culinary Experience

Line Cook

About Me:

B.A.: Industrial Arts
A.S.: Hotel Management
A.A.: General Education
Certificates: Restaurant Mgt., Culinary Arts, Baking and Pastry Arts
HACCP
ServSafe
Basic Firefighting
Water Safety
Lifeboatman
EMT-B
First Responder
Advanced CPR
Wilderness Emergency Response

QUOTES:

Before one can fill a tea cup, one must first empty it. -- Japanese proverb

Dining is and always was a great artistic opportunity. -- Frank Lloyd Wright

Good cooking is the basis for true happiness. -- Auguste Escoffier

Without the culinary arts, the crudeness of life would be unbearable. -- Kate and Leopold

We can learn to be cooks, but we must be born knowing how to roast. -- Brillat-Savarin

Remember that cooking is not a delicate, complex activity. You are not building a nuclear reactor. Common sense will take you very far at the stove. -- Raymond Sokolov

Jordan Tate: So who are you? Are you, you, like, some [S]pecial [F]orces guy or something?
Casey Ryback: Nah. I'm just a cook.
Jordan Tate: A cook?
Casey Ryback: Just a lowly, lowly cook.
Jordan Tate: Oh, my God, we're gonna die. -- Under Siege

Doumer: You're incredible, Ryback. It's a shame you're not cooking for "us."
Casey Ryback: Next thing I know, you'll be dating musicians. -- Under Siege

Jordan Tate: I told you I don't like guns.
Casey Ryback: I know. Neither do I.
Jordan Tate: You're not a cook.
Casey Ryback: Yeah, well... I also cook. -- Under Siege

Miracle Max: Sonny, true love is the greatest thing, in the world-except for a nice MLT - mutton, lettuce and tomato sandwich, where the mutton is nice and lean and the tomato is ripe, they are so perky, I love that. -- The Princess Bride

If the women do not find you handsome, they should at least find you handy -- Red Green

Buttercup: You mock my pain!
Man in Black: Life is pain, Highness! Anyone who says differently is selling something. -- The Princess Bride

Cutlery: LamsonSharp
Oven Mitts: Tucker Burn Guard
Uniforms: ChefThreads[Uncommon Threads], KNG
Shoes: KM Shoes

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

reading, travel, history, science, technology, cars, cutlery, martial-arts, politics, Bible-prophecy, etc.

What I do for a living:

I am a peasant struggling to eke out an existence in the cooking trade. It is not a trade that I would recommend to anyone, unless one desires to be mistreated, cheated, overworked, and underpaid, if paid at all...

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Need a survival kit; opinions?
TheUnknownCook posted in this thread in The Late Night Cafe (off-topic) 11/3/11 at 4:13pm | 17 replies | 814 views
Starting out at 29
TheUnknownCook posted in this thread in General Culinary School Discussions 11/1/11 at 2:11pm | 3 replies | 252 views
Southern California
TheUnknownCook posted in this thread in General Culinary School Discussions 11/1/11 at 12:07pm | 1 replies | 93 views
Need help finding a Bachelors Program
TheUnknownCook posted in this thread in General Culinary School Discussions 10/19/11 at 1:30pm | 2 replies | 132 views
Seem to be in a dilemma about schooling....
TheUnknownCook posted in this thread in General Culinary School Discussions 10/19/11 at 1:01pm | 3 replies | 406 views
KitchenAid "Commercial" Mixer Quality?
TheUnknownCook posted in this thread in Professional Pastry Chefs 10/19/11 at 8:58am | 17 replies | 7874 views
Culinary school as a hobby
TheUnknownCook posted in this thread in General Culinary School Discussions 10/17/11 at 1:40pm | 10 replies | 1293 views
Pastry bags
TheUnknownCook posted in this thread in Professional Pastry Chefs 10/17/11 at 12:30pm | 6 replies | 4382 views

 

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