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Industry Arts
Occupation Pastry Chef
Location Seattle, Washington, United States
Introduction An urban pastry chef who loves desserts from my suburban childhood. Warning: My language and writing style reflects a decade of working in kitchens around a bunch of crass cooks.
Interests wine, food, dessert, travel
Favorite Movies Anything with gangsters or cowboys
Favorite Music Boards of Canada, Velvet Underground, Neil Young, Odetta, Janis Joplin, The Cure, Elvis Costello, Bob Dylan, The Faces, John Coltrane, Jimi Hendrix, Bjork, David Bowie, Talking Heads, String Cheese Incident, Aretha Franklin, Cypress Hill, Hanuman, Trillian Green, Joni Mitchell, The Police, Devandra Banhart, Flaming Lips
Favorite Books Its a long list but heres a few: Fierce Invalids From Hot Climates, Bound for Glory, Twelve Bar Blues, The Blind Assassin, anything by David Sedaris, The Bean Trees, Pigs in Heaven, and Stephen King's Dark Tower series. Cookbooks: Claudia Fleming's "The Last Course", Pierre Herme (GENIOUS!), Emily Luchetti, pretty much anything with Dorie Greenspan's name on it, and of course: the goddess- Julia Child