Farmers markets guide: 30-plus markets in metro Phoenix
Vendors sell fresh produce and specialty foods, from artisan bread to salsa, at this small market. Knife sharpening also available. Details: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. second Monday of the month. Sunbird Golf Resort, 6240 E. Sunbird Blvd., Chandler ...
October 28, 2015
Eytan Zias Wants You to Know Five Things About His Knife Sharpening Class
The ex-New York restaurant chef and owner of Phoenix Knife House in Arcadia is pretty much the Valley's premier knife expert. And his store, described as "the barber shop for chefs" but also catering to home cooks, too, has one of the top collections ...
January 29, 2013
Meet the top sous chefs in Phoenix
Luckily for me, I work 2 feet away from a buddy who knows a ton about knives and sharpening them. Other than that, it's a book. Keeping your mind turning and feeding your brain with constant knowledge is the best use of a tool to every cook out there....
February 18, 2016
Phoenix Suns: Jeff Hornacek Dodging the Sword He Sharpened
Phoenix Suns head coach Jeff Hornacek came to the NBA wielding a razor-sharp blade of coaching knowledge, which was procured by two of the greatest coaching minds of our era — Cotton Fitzsimmons and Jerry Sloan. They helped Hornacek sharpen his ...
December 9, 2015
TRADECRAFT | Detailing The 3 Essential Tools Of Douglas Chang, Knife-Sharpening Maestro
Even when Douglas was cooking on the line and leading kitchen brigades (most recently Sai Woo across the street) Douglas kept a side business in hand-sharpening knives for his peers. It's a craft he takes as seriously as it should be, and we're ...
July 6, 2016
How Do I Sharpen Kitchen Knives at Home?
Tip: Maintain the edge of your blade between sharpening with the honing steel; knife to steel angle is the same angle as used for sharpening. Honing does not sharpen the knife! How often you need to sharpen your knife depends on use. If your knife will ...
September 10, 2010
When the Tide of Islamophobia Reached My Hometown Mosque
An examination of anti-Muslim hatred in the last few years can easily devolve into a laundry list: armed demonstrators picketing at a mosque in Phoenix, arson at a mosque in the Coachella Valley in Southern California, a severed pig's head placed in ...
March 6, 2016
My Favorite Knife: Chef Geoff Baumberger
A recent transplant to Los Angeles (via New York and Phoenix), Geoff runs the kitchen ... I have a wonderful morning prep cook who loves to sharpen it for me once a week! Are you possessive about your knife? Is anyone else allowed to use it?
September 12, 2016
SAABR Sharpening Service: Knives, Scissors and Shears, Clipper Blades
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June 29, 2016
Sharpen your knife skills: Learn how to better slice and dice your way through summer
George Davis peered over the edge of the bridge and turned to his co-worker, Mike Graham. “I wonder if a person would survive if he fell off this thing,” he said. Graham said he doubted it. It was almost a 20-metre drop, like jumping off a five ...
June 22, 2016
Artisan Knife Sharpening at Topanga Farmers’ Market, May 6
Local craftsman, musician and all-around technical consultant, Scott King, will be providing artisan knife sharpening services at the Topanga Farmers’ Market every first Friday of the month. Using six progressively finer grades of stones and strop grits ...
May 5, 2016
Al's Sharpening Service Inc
Al's Sharpening Service is Capable of Sharpening Just About Anything That Cuts. Al's Sharpening Service has been in business since 1979. We would like the opportunity to share our experience with you and be a part of your success. Al's Sharpening Service ...
January 2, 2016
David Foster Wallace is long gone, but Bret Easton Ellis is keeping the feud alive
His review essentially beings in media res, with the res in question being a bloated demythologizing of the late Wallace. “For many of us who couldn’t get through the David Foster Wallace novel ‘Infinite Jest‘ (and tried a few times), and found the ...
August 11, 2015
We sharpen the following and more: Mower blades, mulcher blades, edger blades, chain saws, axes & hatches, all garden tools hand pruners, tree loppers, gas & electric hedge trimmers, hand hedge shears. Kitchen knives-regular,, meat cleavers poultry ...
January 9, 2015