Introducing The Kitchen Magician

With a different reality TV cooking competition on the boob tube seemingly every night of the week (see: Bravo's Top Chef, Food Network's TheNext Food Network Star, Fox's Hell's Kitchen, and so on), we average home cooks are left head-scratching over how (and why!) to recreate a sous vide, sabayon, or molecular gastronomy feat in our apartment kitchens.

Why bother?!