Empowering cooks with methods, not just recipes.


Browse the delicious investigations and discoveries we're most excited about. 


Work with us to create a fun and informative workshop to expand your fundamental understanding of cooking methods. 


About Rich Shih

As a passionate cook, I am constantly investigating techniques and processes in order to further develop a knowledge base for making delicious food. I experiment to build new flavors and texture combinations without the boundary of preconception as much as possible. I take pride in making dishes with ingredients that may sound weird together, but ultimately make people happy when they taste the composition. I have constructed a culinary education by working with and befriending amazing folks who have in-depth knowledge of food ranging from chefs to farmers to scientists to grandmothers to... My goal is to start a culinary collaboration center for cooks of all levels to learn, share knowledge and exchange ideas.