BY Katrina Pallop in General on Dec 10, 2012 |
BUST’s very own food columnist Chef Rossi is raking in good news left and right.
First, it has been announced that Rossi will be heading back to The Artist’s Room with a new one-woman show of her paintings, “Crystal Bay”. This latest collection features works in acrylic on paper that take the Provincetown Bay as their subject matter. Gallery hours are by appointment only, so snag yourself a time slot and head down to Houston ... Read More
I recently stumbled across this recipe on Mouth From the South for chocolate chip cookies with..wait for it..bacon in them! As a longtime fan of all things salty/sweet and desserts with sea salt, I was instantly intrigued. My friend and I decided to test this recipe out and see how our (and other office BUSTies) taste buds would react. We weren’t entirely faithful in the recipe because, while, I found all the different kinds of chocolate needed, the forms ... Read More
BY Eliza C. Thompson in General on Oct 30, 2009 |
Thanks to a shipment of incredibly delicious Le'Saric gourmet caramels, we're starting Halloween a little early over in the BUST office. We've been snacking on smokey chipotle, lavender vanilla, butter pecan, and old fashioned caramel all day long. There are a lot of other flavors for sale over at the Le'Saric website -- cranberry, white chocolate, macadamia nut, and espresso are just a few examples. Check it out and get your sweet tooth on!
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BY Web Intern in General on Oct 19, 2009 |
I was wandering around the Serious Eats website, a food blog about chow in the NYC area, and spotted this odd baked good.
In Barbara Kingsolver's book Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, you can find a recipe for Frida Kahlo's Pan de Muerta, which is a traditional Day of the Dead treat made to honor those that have passed on.
Oh Ms. Kahlo, I don't know if this is what you were going for with your recipe but know that I find it somewhat cute and ... Read More
BY debbie in General on Sep 25, 2009 |
Sure, you've heard of the crocheted uterus and the knit car cozy but get a load of this genius: a perfectly done shrimp scampi scarf, complete with shrimp, angel hair pasta, peas, and broccoli. Now that's what I call food for ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Eat Me on Jun 11, 2009 |
Sometimes there really isn't a good way to start this other than to just jump in with the meat of the story, so that's what I'm going to do.
There is a young woman in this world with a Paula Deen tattoo.
Lindsey Mitchell was apparently so enamored of the southern cook that she got a tat of a stick of butter with the words ''butter, y'all.''
I'm not going to judge anyone for their ink choices. This isn't even the craziest idea I've seen (the same site has a post ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Eat Me on Jun 05, 2009 |
Did you know that today is a holiday? A very important one at that.Yup, it's National Donut Day! If you follow that link, the Daily News has a list of places around NYC that are giving away free donuts in celebration. Yum yum yum.Also in June: pig out for National Chocolate Ice Cream Day on the 7th, National Iced tea Day on the 10th, Eat Your Vegetables Day on the 17th, National Chocolate Eclair Day on the 22nd and National Waffle Iron Day on the 29th. Not ... Read More
BY Team Intern in Eat Me on May 18, 2009 |
...for men. Pfizer just launched a program last week that will provide free medicines for newly unemployed Americans, including Viagra. The new program, MAINTAIN (Medicines Assistance for Those who Are in Need), will focus on helping those who have lost their jobs (and health insurance) recently. Of course they're not handing it out like candy; you have to meet the requirements of eligibility in order to receive the benefits of the company's program.So, men can ... Read More
BY Susan in Eat Me on May 11, 2009 |
Joshua Katcher (above) or the Discerning Brute will be making an appearance and doing a demonstration at this weekend's BUST Spring Fling Craftacular . In association with the Farm Sanctuary , Katcher will be demonstrating how you can replace everyday food items with vegan ones, thereby helping the environment and helping yourself become healthy. Joshua will be doing 'Vegan Cooking 101', a lot of Q and A, specifically addressing each farm animal, and how to ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Eat Me on Apr 29, 2009 |
New Yorkers, it's time to go hungry for the hungry.On May 6, skip lunch (or bring something from home) and donate your daily food moola to City Harvest , which helps feed hungry New Yorkers, especially children.It's part of the Skip Lunch Fight Hunger campaign. You can register to participate as a team or an individual. Teams will get a kit with paper lunch bags so that members can go out on the sixth to collect donations. Last year they raised about ... Read More