wishes

Thinking of gifts for myself is difficult. But occasionally I come across things that I wish I had, which I will record here and cross off as they are obtained.



Drinks
Penfolds Bin 407
Penfolds Bin 8
Gerard Bertrand La Clape
Abad Dom Bueno Mencia Barrica
Okotoyama Junmai
Hakkaisan Junmai Ginjo
(No more Baileys please)


Pantry
Fleur de sel
Fine sea salt
Black (lava) salt
Coarse sea salt (the one that's kind of gray-ish in color)
Chestnut honey
Pink peppercorns
Berry drinking vinegar


Perishables
Caviar (sturgeon is good) (even 1 ounce will satisfy)
Wasabi root
Fois gras (< 1lb will satisfy)
Fresh duck eggs
Fresh hamachi (yellowtail)
Fresh flounder


Equipment
Cheese cloth/muslin
Vacuum chamber
Sous vide (Joule)
Torch (how do I not have this yet?!) (the kind that accepts a canister of butane)
Hammered Damascus chef's knife




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