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||Harpers Ferry WV
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||Trained as an architect, I am a former hotel/resort planner and food & beverage facility designer; the 9/11 incident and current downturn of the economy halted most of my work. I turned to the alternative skills I know best: cooking and culinary technology/technique (Harold McGee is a hero!).
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Cooking; I sous-chef for a friend who does catering. I enjoy visiting museums and art galleries in DC. And, I love eating in great restaurants!
|What I do for a living:
||I am a primary sales associate at the Arlington VA location of Sur La Table, a Seattle-based chain of cooking equipment/tabletop stores. I advise customers on sales and proper use/care of equipment as well as dispensing basic culinary advice.
ferryman's Recent Activity
Discolored preserves and jams
ferryman posted in this thread in Food & Cooking 3/24/12 at 10:14am | 6 replies | 2397 views
Actors who wrote good cookbooks
ferryman posted in this thread in Cookbook Reviews 12/10/11 at 2:43pm | 27 replies | 2288 views
Another "late bloomer" hoping to finally get his foot in the culinary world door...
ferryman posted in this thread in New User Introductions 12/10/11 at 1:12pm | 4 replies | 342 views
Induction Cooktop Comparison
ferryman posted in this thread in Cooking Equipment Reviews 9/4/10 at 1:12pm | 25 replies | 95665 views
ferryman posted in this thread in Cookbook Reviews 6/28/10 at 7:42pm | 40 replies | 3645 views
Welsh Rarebit recipe, does anyone have the original one?
ferryman posted in this thread in Food & Cooking 5/22/10 at 1:39pm | 9 replies | 1849 views
do you loan out yor cookbooks?
ferryman posted in this thread in Food & Cooking 5/21/10 at 5:54pm | 17 replies | 613 views
Need advice on induction saucepan set
ferryman posted in this thread in Cooking Equipment Reviews 5/12/10 at 6:18pm | 5 replies | 2707 views
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