always love to read those "man-on-the-street" columns in my local
newspaper. It seems that frivolous questions rather than weighty ones
inspire far livelier and intriguing responses. In the same spirit, I
collar friends, relatives, and total strangers to ask them inconsequential
questions on culinary matters.
Q: What kind of kitchen gadgets are on your holiday wish list?
Laura: I want a mandoline and an electric knife sharpener. But what I'd really, really like to have is a personal chef.