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Ten Gift-Worthy Bourbons

Ten Gift-Worthy Bourbons
If anyone’s wondering what to get me for Christmas, this list would be a great place to start looking. Best quote:  “Tastes like home, not that my parents are alcoholics,”]]>

Questionable snack round-up

Questionable snack round-up
Scroll down for the snacks.]]>

A Shrine to Pig Feet Opens in the West Village

A Shrine to Pig Feet Opens in the West Village
“The specialty is pig feet (known in Japanese as tonsoku); in fact, these porcine extremities occur in 33 of the 39 dishes on the menu—and of the six that don’t contain pig feet, three are desserts.”]]>

Dr Vino’s wine blog » green wine

Dr Vino’s wine blog » green wine

Blog posts on wine and its impact on the environment. Especially interesting is the recent series on the carbon footprint of different wine choices. For example, it’s better, generally, for east coasters to drink imported european wines than those that come from places like California. Or something like [...]

Fast Food Restaurants & Nutrition Facts Compared

Fast Food Restaurants & Nutrition Facts Compared
While it’s something of a fool’s errand to look for the healthiest fast-food options, this collection of charts is good information, well organized, and clearly presented. Interesting to see that Burger King’s “no salt added” fries have almost twice as much as McDonald’s normal fries.]]>

Dévi’s Hemant Mathur Keeps It Real With His Tandoor

Dévi’s Hemant Mathur Keeps It Real With His Tandoor ]]>

Dévi’s Hemant Mathur Keeps It Real With His Tandoor

Dévi’s Hemant Mathur Keeps It Real With His Tandoor ]]>

via woolypigs.com

via woolypigs.com]]>

Wooly Pigs

Wooly Pigs
The wooly pigs I linked to a while back are just about ready for slaughter. I’d love to try some but I don’t think I can justify the cost. I might, however, get some of their Berkshire pork. I’m just trying to figure out where I can store a quarter of a pig in [...]

Beer after sport ‘is good for the body’ – Telegraph

Beer after sport ‘is good for the body’ – Telegraph
Beer is the new Gatorade. “Spanish researchers say beer can help someone who is dehydrated retain liquid better than water.”]]>