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In Meat We Trust. But We Shouldn’t.

October 27, 2015

    Which is more dangerous—the processed meats that cause cancer or the industry that […]

Second prize is a set of steak knives (David mamet-Glengarry Glen Ross)

Write an Essay and Win a Food Cart, a Restaurant, a Country Inn

October 23, 2015

  Last year the owner of the historic Center Lovell Inn in Maine held an essay contest […]


How One Tweet Landed Arby’s the Top Spot in Social Media

October 14, 2015

    In 2012 Josh Martin, Arby’s Manager of Social Media asked this question: Arby’s […]


Trader Joe’s Claims There’s No Such Thing as Too Much Pumpkin

October 8, 2015

  I beg to differ.   Pumpkin Ice Cream…Pumpkin Joe-Joe’s (sandwich cookies)…Pumpkin Pie Spice Cookie […]


Egg Yolk Color is the Spray-On Tan of the Chicken World

October 7, 2015

  You know the good eggs. They’re all-natural and cage-free, freshly plucked from the nest of […]

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If Food Waste Were a Country It Would Be the World’s 3rd Largest Polluter

September 29, 2015

    Only China and the United States spew out more greenhouse gases than those coming from […]

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Pope Francis and Wine: His Cup Runneth Over

September 24, 2015

  Vatican City consumes more wine per capita than anywhere else in the world—and its […]


A Blessing and a Curse: The Supertaster Gene

September 15, 2015

  Most of us are born with around 10,000 taste buds on our tongues; many […]

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Tofu: A Textural Conundrum

September 10, 2015

  Has anyone ever said I wish this tasted more like tofu? Tofu is basically a […]


Who’s Eating Supermarket Sushi? Apparently Everyone.

September 8, 2015

  Supermarket sushi is a $750 million industry. It’s a third of all sushi sales in […]

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Just Try Paying a Bank in Crème Brûlée

September 4, 2015

  2015 is the year that crowdfunding will eclipse venture capital as a funding source […]


I Coulda Been a Contender — The Catchphrase of the ‘Next Chipotle’

September 2, 2015

The hunt for the ‘next Chipotle’ is well documented (I got 21,500,000 results from a Google search).  […]

Still lining up for a cronut

Paid Placeholders, Virtual Queues, and Other Ways to Hack a Restaurant Line

August 28, 2015

            Yep, they’re still lining up for cronuts. The line […]

There really is an Agritopia® . It's outside of Phoenix and it really is trademarked.

In the inimitable words of Oliver Wendall Douglas: Keep Manhattan, just give me that countryside.

August 25, 2015

  Golf course condos are passé. The new status symbol is a farm view. A […]


Saving the Dive Bars: Give them landmark status

August 20, 2015

  Does the bathroom have a working lock? Is it stocked with toilet paper? Are […]

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