Grilled Romaine Lettuce, or Getting My Thug On

Is grilled lettuce genius? According to the potty-mouth with skills behind Thug Kitchen, it’s something ‘simpleminded motherfuckers wouldn’t even consider.’ Guess I’m one of them. Or at least I was before last night. You want glowing coals going ashy, or just not ‘crazy hot,’ says…

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Grilled Artichokes alla Giorgione

Another solid, simple, brilliant recipe from Giorgio Barchiesi, aka Giorgione. Slice the prickly tops off the artichokes. Cut off all but 2 to 3 inches of the stem. Carefully shave off the fibrous outer layer of the stem with a very sharp paring knife, leaving…

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