Chef Tom’s Pursuit of Culinary Inspiration

Chef Tom’s Pursuit of Culinary Inspiration

Did Chef Tom Stafford find culinary inspiration in Peru and Chile? Earlier this spring, Vine Cliff’s savvy and intrepid Estate Chef, Tom Stafford, ate and drank his way through the Peruvian and Chilean culinary landscape. His goal: to identify and capture something unprecedented and share in his discoveries. What did he find in his sojourn

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Vine Cliff’s Mushroom Bolognese Recipe

Vine Cliff’s Mushroom Bolognese Recipe

Mushrooms are such a special ingredient. We use it in many recipes prepared at the Vine Cliff kitchen managed by Chef Tom Stafford. Chef Tom loves them because ‘they bring so much complexity to dishes because of their earthiness, woodiness, and their unique umami flavors. Vegetarians love them also because they “beef” up meals with

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