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What have we been eating?

It’s been awhile since I posted about what we’ve been eating at home.  Don’t fret – we haven’t been starving.  We’ve been eating quite well actually.  I just haven’t had the forethought or the energy to take photos of our dinner before the dinner becomes dirty dishes… With that being said, I have been cooking […]

Guest Blog: Heather Thomason

This is the fifth guest blog in our series!  Heather came to us from New York as an intern determined to “be the best intern we’ve ever had” (she told us that in her interview).  She was indeed a great intern and she now works here part-time.  Below are her musings on being a butcher […]

Guest Post by Bill McCann; A Prophet

This post begins a new series of writings on our blog by guest writers. We’re excited to lean on our vast community of friends and colleagues to tell their stories, informing your food choices by sharing their experiences and viewpoints. Bill McCann is a butcher at The Local Butcher Shop, and came to us by […]

General Manager – Monica

Monica attended Brown University in Providence, RI where she mastered the art of cooking in a toaster oven and a microwave. Her junior year, she attended the University of Bologna in Italy. It was here that she learned that a tomato isn’t orange but a deep crimson, and that truly fresh food tastes amazing without […]

Poultry Class

We did a butchery class at Kitchen on Fire last Sunday and we focused on Poultry.  It was a great class!  All of the students got to work on their own chickens and then take them home.  Bill and Aaron reminded me of the two old guys in the balcony on The Muppet Show as […]

Head Butcher – Aaron

Aaron Rocchino Aaron’s culinary career began at age twelve when he realized that if he wanted a car when he turned sixteen, he had to start making some money.  So, he got a job as a dishwasher at his grandparents’ favorite eating establishment.  He moved his way up to a busser position and then into the kitchen as a prep […]