Breadonbutter Guests, Guest Chefs, Recipes 0 comments on Guest Chef Jean Fares’ Ultimate Lamb Chops and Their Special Compote

Guest Chef Jean Fares’ Ultimate Lamb Chops and Their Special Compote

Our favorite guest chef is taking a lot to the grill lately. The way he does it, is that he heats the grill pan for about 7  minutes until it  becomes so hot that when you drop a piece of meat on top, it will grill almost instantly. A few nights ago, he made us […]

Breadonbutter Guests, Guest Chefs 1 comment on Guest Chef of The Month: Jean Fares and his “Veau Blanc au Miel”

Guest Chef of The Month: Jean Fares and his “Veau Blanc au Miel”

Last Sunday was a special one. For lunch, I had a guest chef in my kitchen. His name is Jean Fares, he works in business, has an overly creative mind, and surely knows how to use it in the kitchen! He prefers cooking salty dishes rather than desserts (despite that having previously tasted his sweet […]

Breadonbutter Guests, Guest Chefs, Recipes 0 comments on The Pasta Series: Jean’s Fresh and Exquisite Seafood Spaghetti

The Pasta Series: Jean’s Fresh and Exquisite Seafood Spaghetti

 After quite some time, we are proud to welcome back our beloved Guest Chef Jean Fares! This time, he outdid himself with this delicious and all-fresh seafood pasta. He bought fresh calamari, fresh herbs, fresh vegetables and most importantly shrimps that were still alive (yes, that’s how fresh it was!) to make this absolutely phenomenal […]

Breadonbutter Guests, Christmas, Guest Chefs, Parties & Happenings, Recipes 2 comments on Caramelized Nuts: Christmas Treats With A Twist

Caramelized Nuts: Christmas Treats With A Twist

These caramelized nuts are proof that us cooks just love coming up with our own stuff. Getting ready-made dishes is just not enough anymore and with time, we become addicted to trying things out by ourselves. Jean, our beloved guest Chef here on Breadonbutter, fits this description exactly. He slowly became the type of cook […]

Parties & Happenings 0 comments on *Thanks For Giving*

*Thanks For Giving*

Thanksgiving is not really a tradition we follow here in Lebanon. But I have noticed that people around me are starting to get a feel for it. In particular, Eliane and Nabil Khayat, who hosted “Thanks for Giving chez les Khayat” on November 22nd, the very same day our bitter-sweet country got its (in)dependence (as […]

Christmas, Recipes, Sweet 0 comments on Sugar Coat Your Holidays With These Scrumptious Cookies

Sugar Coat Your Holidays With These Scrumptious Cookies

If you’re a cook at heart, you surely know about the food network. Their portfolio of cooks and chefs is the most fascinating and diverse. Naturally, I have my favorites, and Giada de Laurentiis is unquestionably one of them. Italian by origin and Emmy Award winner for outstanding Lifestyle host, this woman fascinates me and […]