The New “It” Ingredient: Black Garlic.
We were watching Iron Chef America the other day (Battle Redfish!) and noticed someone using black garlic, which Alton Brown informed us was a rare treat in kitchen stadium. The judges were certainly excited when they tasted it. The Le Bernadin episode of this season’s Top Chef New York also mentioned black garlic. And The Washington Post’s Bonnie Benwick featured it as the new ‘it’ ingredient in her article on February 24th. So what’s all the fuss about? What the heck is black garlic?
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