Chef Billy Parisi on Summer Cooking Tips

Tips to make indoor entertaining sizzle this summer Sure, summer is suited to barbecues, picnics and all sorts of al fresco fun. But indoor entertaining has appeal during the warmer months as well. When temperatures turn too sultry to sit outside, or you just crave a more elegantly prepared meal shared with good friends and no mosquitoes, you’ll be grateful for your kitchen and indoor entertainment spaces. “Whether you cook outside on the grill or indoors on your range, your kitchen and indoor entertaining space shouldn’t sit idle during summer months,” says Chef Billy Parisi, manager of culinary marketing for…

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Chef Billy Parisi in the Fun Times Guide

  FixMyRecipe’s Chef Billy Parisi Turns Your Recipe Gone Wrong Into A Cooking Video Done Right! Written by Al on February 25, 2009 There is a slew of cooking video websites now, of course. Some I like. Many I don’t. But I’ve found one that does something the others don’t. It fixes your cooking mistakes. FixMyRecipe is an online cousin to that old Tyler Florence show on the Food Network, Food 911… except you don’t have to make room for a chef/host and television crew in your kitchen to get your problem solved. Regular, everyday home cooks can submit to…

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Chef Billy Parisi in the Chicagoist Blog

  Fix My Recipe If your homemade eggplant lasagna recipe tastes like garbage after several attempts at perfection, consider submitting it to Fix My Recipe, a website dedicated to taking less than stellar reader recipes from around the country and fixing them via short film. Chef Billy Parisi is the man behind the fixing and has assisted readers with his take on everything from chocolate butter cream, Asian seared duck breast, steak au poivre, and guacamole. Videos are all under five minutes long and unlike many online cooking videos, are not annoying and actually fun to watch. Recipes ideas for…

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Chef Billy Parisi in The Chicago Sun Times

Recipe Web site grows via TV station tie-ins August 3, 2009 There are lots of marketing-focused stories to be told in the rapidly evolving digital world. One of the more interesting and unusual digital-centric marketing initiatives now unfolding in Chicago involves the recently unveiled Web site Fixmyrecipe.com, founded by local entrepreneurs and digital mavens Thatcher Kamin and Billy Parisi, who is also a professional chef. Initially, the Web site was developed as a place where cooks could send recipes to be improved upon or “fixed” by Parisi in a new Web video posted each day. Now Kamin and Parisi are…

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