Links to Really Important Stuff
Here is a compilation of useful links that I think you'll find, uh....useful.
INFO: for general reference and information.
National Sanitation Foundation
POISON CONTROL CENTER (highlighted since I figure you need it in a hurry
USDA Food Safety
USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline (call it, baby!)
US Potato Board Do I need to explain this one?
Official website for Champagne wines from the lovely people who brought us the Maginot Line
Espresso Machine buying guide
About Wood Cutting Boards
BERRY Brothers! Phoenix based EXPERTS on cooking with wood. Send Thomas Berry your questions!
RESOURCES: for companies where you can get services or products.
The Bachelor's Kitchen Store
Berry Brothers Firewood A man should be proud of his wood, no? Here you'll get some expert advice on cooking with various kinds of wood, as well as wood for purchase.
MANUFACTURERS: handy if you have WARRANTY ISSUES or a specific question about their products and want to go direct (no worries, you won't hurt my feelings. Ok, maybe I'll be just a little).
Bourgeat, professional pots, pans and kitchen tools
Boyajian gourmet oils and such
Chantal cast-iron enamel cookware
FreshVac Pro ultimate food storage containers
Gourmet Standard stainless steel kitchen tools
Le Creuset more cast-iron enamel cookware
Messermeister makers of top quality professional chef's knives
NineStars Electronics makers of the TouchFree Trashcan (also if you need spare parts)
Paderno professional stainless cookware
Riedel Crystal stemware for wine
Sitram stainless steel and copper pots and pans
Spiegelau Crystal less expensive stemware for wine
Zyliss all sorts of innovative kitchen tools of the standard line-up of stuff