Romesco Dip

Owning a bakery means you need to be creative with left over bread.  To start any given day we begin with dozens of freshly baked sourdough sandwich loaves and boules.  We never know just how busy we will be, so I rely on experience, sales reports from previous years...

Lemon Chicken and White Bean Soup

This has to be one of my favourite soups any time of the year.  The trick is to first produce a good and rich chicken stock.  My method for a great chicken stock is pretty simple.  Cover the bones with cold water and let it slowly come up to a light...
Oven Baked Grimsby Smoke Chicken Wings

Oven Baked Grimsby Smoke Chicken Wings

At Bench Kitchen we go thru a lot of chicken.  Our chicken club is probably the most popular sandwich on the menu.  I like to order whole chickens so that we can fully utilize the bird.  The breasts are used for sandwiches. The bones are used for stock.  The thighs...