Author Archives: Chef Brian Parks

Chocolate Goat Cheese Truffles

“Here’s an easy recipe for the holiday season or the perfect accompaniment with a glass of red wine and a roaring fire.” – Chef Brian Parks Chocolate Goat Cheese Truffles Wine for Chef: Bodegas Volver La Mancha Tempranillo 2007 Prep … read more

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Tunes for One Last Summer BBQ

The leaves seem ready to change but there’s still time to capture one last summer BBQ and Chef Brian Parks has the perfect music mix to say farewell to those hot, steamy days. Parks believes food and music belong together… … read more

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Chow Time: Grilled Chicken with Eggplant

“Here is a wonderful grilled chicken recipe that will take you on a culinary trip through the Mediterranean.”  - Chef Brian Parks Have a nicely chilled bottle of Naia Verdejo 2005 from Spain handy for this dish. Recommended Prep Music: … read more

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Chow Time: Gazpacho with Grilled Shrimp

“Beat the heat and create this great summertime meal with just a food processor and grill.” – Chef Brian Parks Heirloom Tomato Gazpacho with Grilled Shrimp (Serves 6-8) Prep-time: 30 minutes (excluding time for the gazpacho to chill) Music:  11:11 … read more

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