Tag Archive for: sensory food experience

Accurately chopped vegetables and washed and chopped fresh herbs.

Behind-the-Scenes of Tree House Kitchen, the Teaching Kitchen

Tree House Kitchen is truly a teaching kitchen! My philosophy…
Palena and Teresa are tying whole cloves in cheesecloth to infuse their essence into the simmering soup.

Hands-On Soups Cooking Skills—Making the Perfect Soup

One cool Saturday in January, students joined us in…
Chef Nancy Henley working with mentor Erin Huston who is an eating disorder awareness and body positivity advocate.

Exploring Nourishing Eating in a S.H.E. Cooking Class of Young Girls and Their Mentors

Above, I’m working with mentor Erin Huston, an eating disorder…
Edible foams created with arugula, watermelon and soy lecithin.

A Typical (and Atypical!) Culinary Taste Testing Week in Tree House Kitchen

Another week of recipe taste-testing in Tree House Kitchen…
Friends dining outdoors and enjoying a backyard dinner party.

Why I Love Teaching Cooking

In my younger years, I spent some time whooshing down…
Minestrone soup and biscuits by Chef Nancy Henley.

Make the Leap: From Tentative to Talented Cooking!

It’s a small leap from tentative to talented cooking.…
Six stages of cooked roux.

New Orleans Cuisine: Learning About Culture Through Food

The origin of the word “restaurant” is French and…
Stuffed picnic bread.

How Can I Make Peace with Loving Bread while Having a Gluten-Sensitivity?

Yep—I, too, have gluten sensitivity, but in my case,…
Tender and fresh garlic scapes.

Exploring and Cooking Garlic Scapes

Working with local garlic scapes is a great way to experiment…