Tuesday, October 8, 2013

My Culinary Bucket List

Here is a list of my current aspirations in the kitchen.  I will be adding to this list, along with removing/crossing items off this list. I hope this inspires others to try things they never have!

Make pasta from scratch
Make pita bread from scratch
Make fresh mozzarella
Make stock (Chicken, beef, veggie, mushroom)
Buy a candy thermometer
Make caramel corn
Make caramel
Make flatbread
Buy a WOK
Buy a professional chef knife set
Gain sweet professional chef knife skills
Make a tart
Make vanilla extract
Make tortillas
Replace all plastic containers with glass containers
Make successful crackers (Failed Attempts: 1)
Make mayo
Make Ommelette (Failed Attempts: 2)
Make soft pretzels
Make artesian bread
Make a braided breads
Make sourdough starter
Make sourdough bread
Make soaked grain pizza dough
Make soaked grain bread
Make soaked grain pancakes
Make buttermilk
Cook a whole chicken
Cook a whole turkey
Host Thanksgiving
Make German potato salad
Make granola bars
Make granola
Make Christmas cookies with Owen
Have Christmas cookie decorating party
Break down a whole chicken
Make pie crust
Make chicken pot pie
Make dried fruit
Make fruit snacks
Replace Teflon pans with Stainless Steel pans
Make baby food
Grow a sustainable garden
Grow fruit trees (lemon, lime, peach)
Grow raspberry/strawberry plants
Grow an herb garden
Learn to can
Make dumplings (German, Chinese)
Make the switch to clean eating
Make eggrolls
Make hamburger and hot dog buns
Make popovers
Make English muffins
Cook live lobster
Make & Can tomato sauce
Roast garlic
Make Jambalaya
Make successful tzatziki (Failed Attempts: 1)
Make Foccocia bread 
Refinish Cast Iron pans
Get more cast iron
Use cast iron more
Make corn bread from scratch
Make beer bread from scratch
Obtain a copy of Julia Child's Cookbook


  1. I love the culinary bucket list! (Also, your blog theme is super cute!) Maybe I'll have to put together a culinary bucket list of my own!

    1. Thanks! I saw this idea on another blog (I can't remember where, I was just passing through) and thought "that's a great idea!". It will help me stay focused on goals in the kitchen! :)