Category Archives: food

Some After Dinner Ick?

Couldn’t Eat A Byte SOYLENT GREEN IS PEOPLE!!1! Singapore becomes first country to approve lab-grown meat “…The product, created from cultured chicken cells, has been approved as an ingredient in chicken bites following Singapore Food Agency (SFA) approval, Eat Just … Continue reading

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Lunchtime Reading

This is not doom-scrolling, but it is a wonderful exploration of… The life-changing magic of cookbooks I know everyone and their cat/dog/bird are baking sourdough bread, but there’s so much more going on in that stack of books you probably … Continue reading

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(UPDATED) About The Situation at Bon Appetit

Last year in the lead-up to Thanksgiving, I pushed the Bon Appetite Test Kitchen YouTube channel.  A lot.  It was new to me and I enjoyed it very much. I did not know or realize that behind the curtains it … Continue reading

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Our Daily Bread

Pongan atención.. No lo voy a repetir… 🤭😂 pic.twitter.com/ExPrRm9Ueq — Bisou Caramel👑⭐⭐⭐ (@BisouCaramel) May 8, 2020 [I was gonna wait a while before doing another food post, but Scissorhead Purplehead sent this, and I cannot resist.] Prior to the Trump-Virus, … Continue reading

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Food for Thought

As we continue to slog through through sheltering-in-place and begin to face The YUGE Depression (thanks Trump!), I’ve seen all sorts of news articles about people returning to their kitchens and learning to cook from scratch again; sourdough is a … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving in one week!

I’ve been fascinated this week with the Bon Appetite Test Kitchen as they prepare for Thanksgiving. All I can tell you that they make the D-Day planners look like rank amateurs who were winging it. If how to make the … Continue reading

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You Bet You Want Fries With That!

This important article from the LATimes delighted me this week, and the subsequent argument on Twitter was even better. It seems everyone in Los Angeles (and probably the world!) has an opinion on French Fries. I bet you guys do, … Continue reading

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Dads and Pancakes

Last night on Twitter, one of the funniest stories I’ve read in a long while reminded me of my late father: When we complained about the mosquitos getting in from a tear on the back porch screen door, instead of … Continue reading

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Mustard

Tengrain’s Little Cooking School [Ed. Note: I’m following my own advice and decided that on weekends I am going to follow my bliss and write about some other stuff. Let’s just say my family had an intervention. — TG] This … Continue reading

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Midday Palate Cleanser

Sometimes it takes a gardener: Michelle Obama helped to turn the dirt and plant seedlings on the South Lawn of the White House for the last time as first lady on Tuesday. She planted, among other crops, the same kind … Continue reading

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