Remembering 2009 to help write 2010
Although this is not exactly food related, I wanted to share this requisite NYE reflection on here because urbanfoodie has been such a wonderful part of my year. Thanks for your support! New Year’s Eve reflections tend to fall into one of two camps: was this a year to remember? Was this a year to forget? We look back on the year to see whether we made good on the previous year’s resolutions....
In many ways, the work of a critic is easy. We risk very little yet enjoy a...– Anton Ego, ‘Ratatouille’ Still slays me. (via katherinespiers)
Launching Localicious! Localicious is a new...
Bodily delight is a sensory experience, not any different from pure looking or...– Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters to a Young Poet (Letter #4, July 16, 1903)
Are you a Minnesotan Local Food Lover? →
Today, Simple, Good and Tasty launches their Local Food Lover program - a partnership with several local, sustainable, organic, and fair trade businesses in the Twin Cities. The program allows you to support these folks, save some $$$ with the designated participants, and benefit the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Pollicy (IATP). Here’s a sample of what the $29 price can save you over...
café haiku no.4
soy mocha latte sugar, caffeine therapy resuscitate me
January Local Food Event Announced! Family Style... →
Project Macaron evidence accumulates: Macarons... →
A mainstay of French celebrations, the crumbly, ganache-filled macaron is finally catching on here, thanks to versions now available at patisseries like Dessert Club, ChikaLicious, L.A. Burdick, and François Chocolate Bar. Most recently, Adour Alain Ducasse’s shop at the St.Regis (2 E. 55th St., at Fifth Ave.; 212-710-2277) has begun retailing its macarons (pictured from bottom,...
Subo? Sige, kain tayo! (Tagalog-English... →
Whoaaa, there’s a new Filipino restaurant in town - Subo, serving up small plates in the old Hell’s Kitchen space. And it’s not a greasy buffet. It might even be a source of Filipino Fine(r) dining that seems to elude the restaurant scene - especially outside of major metropolitan areas (see the now closed Cendrillon in NYC and Patio Filipino in San Mateo, CA). I’m...
Can You Buy Local and Organic at Cub Foods? | SG&T →
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