BY Katie Zanin in Eat Me on Sep 23, 2010 |
In the 16th century, a Florentine chef named Bernardo Buontalenti, “Talenti,” brought his legendary frozen creation to the Medici family – gelato. 500 years later, this Dallas-based company named for the man who started it all is churning out gelato and sorbet products made from all-natural, fresh ingredients.
History lesson aside, this gelato is GOOD. It’s creamy, flavorful and completely natural (and kosher!) The ladies of BUST ... Read More
BY debbie in Eat Me on Sep 16, 2010 |
In just a little over a week, BUST will be hosting a giant BUST Magazine Craftacular at the World Maker Faire at the old World's Fairgrounds. But in addition to the usual dancing/djs/delicious craft shopping goodness, at this event we'll also be having a sweet Stitch 'n BUST area, where you can sit at picnic benches or on picnic blankets and stitch away on your own projects, or use one of the Sublime Stitching kits we have to give away, or some of the Stitch Nation ... Read More
BY BUST Magazine in Eat Me on Sep 15, 2010 |
I’m not sure how many of you had the unfortunate experience of being shipped off to camp for a few weeks out of the summer, but for me the trauma lingers on like the scent of insect repellent and sweat after a half dozen games of Capture the Flag. Mom and Dad may have partied it up while you spent your formidable years making birdfeeders out of peanut butter and pinecones, and coaxing fellow campers into eating mysterious red berries, but now it’s your turn for ... Read More
BY Kelly McClure in Eat Me on Sep 14, 2010 |
People like to gang up on Brooklyn based writer Tao Lin and I'm not sure why. The comment sections following online reviews of his books are often as entertaining as the books themselves. As I'm writing this review, I almost can't wait to check in a bit later to read the comments (if any) left here, and defend this writer who I find to be, if at all annoying, annoyingly honest.
Lin's 6th book and 2nd novel, Richard Yates (Melville House), gave me palpitations ... Read More
BY skye in Eat Me on Sep 10, 2010 |
Meet the only women in the U.S. to be making chocolate from the bean.
Kristen Hard (pictured far right) is the owner and creative visionary of Cacao Atlanta. She began as a chocolatier, making confections and desserts from chocolate that had already been made. After visiting the Caribbean and talking with the local women about the cacao pods found there, Kristen decided to try her hand at creating the chocolate that she used in her truffles and bars. It ... Read More