Pairing of the Day: June 6-10, 2011
Faux cheeses made with nuts are key to vegan cooking. To stuff these involtini, chef Sean Baker of Gather in Berkeley re-creates the flavor of ricotta by combining pureed raw cashews with nutritional yeast, which has a very savory, almost cheese-like flavor and is available at well-stocked specialty and natural food stores.
Pairing: Bold beer made with rye: Terrapin's Rye Pale Ale.
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Congratulations to Mei Lin, winner of Top Chef Season 12.