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What Are YOUR Kitchen Superstitions?

by PotatoHouse 4 months ago

I grew up in an Irish-Native American home just rife with superstitions. I don't really hold to those anymore (I don'...


momof5x commented 2 hours ago

Get your nasty thumb off my plate! And... smokers, wash your damn hands!

by Markfenn 3 days ago

Having moved to O'ahu from the Midwest where the "finger/thumb on my plate" occurred at almost every sit-down restaur...


Steve commented 4 hours ago

Long Island - a place unlike any other

by Gastronomos 2 days ago

With the news printing today of Joan Reminick publishing her last review at Newsday (for a take-out gyro joint in Eas...

Gastronomos commented 1 day ago

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Equipay -- finally a way to split the bill equitably

by Jacquilynne 1 day ago

This seems like an exciting concept:

Recycling: Do you? How Do you? Etc.

by MplsM ary 22 days ago

I love that my city of Minneapolis does no-sort recycling and they've added aseptic packaging (Tetra Pak) to the mix ...


hummingbird commented 5 days ago

Bringing a Book to a Restaurant - My Lunch at Bawarchi in Fairfax

by Steve 4 months ago

Thia is an odd, hybrid post about a particular lunch, but globally about the practice of bringing a book to read at t...

Kurtis commented 5 days ago

Remembrances for Deven Black, a good ol' hound

by E Eto 13 days ago

I was completely heartbroken when I saw this article. Deven Black was a member of this community for many years, but ...


Dave Feldman commented 9 days ago

How do you send back food without pissing off the server or chef ?

by emglow101 6 months ago

I have no idea . Worked in a restaurant when I was just out of High School and saw what happens . I have never done i...


treb commented 12 days ago

What's that smell and why is it permeating my food?

by alikaprincess 11 months ago

Please help! I need to figure out what could be causing this, ruining expensive food, and how to fix it if possible....


treb commented 13 days ago

Parking in Porter Square

by Ferrari328 1 month ago

Does anyone know how strict they are about parking in Porter Square behind Anna's Taqueria? Let's say I have lunch at...


dtremit commented 20 days ago

New Year's Eve Party Food: Reheated

by SamuelAt 1 month ago

After a slow season for holiday parties, my GF and I were delighted to be invited to a "New Year's Blowout" party by ...

phofiend commented 24 days ago

Vegans: is this okay?

by Jasz 6 years ago

I was at a local pub last night and noticed they had several items on the menu labelled on the menu as "vegan" that w...


vegetableadventures commented 26 days ago

Do you wear an apron in the kitchen?

by Kooken 1 month ago

Do any of you folks love cooking wear an apron? I am a very messy cook and feel lost without it. Bebe

woelkaru commented 27 days ago

Tax System Hurting NYC Restaurants?

by Pookipichu 2 months ago

Many of my favorite restaurants have shuttered in recent years, one of which was M. Wells Diner in 2011. I passed by...


Zaoss commented 29 days ago

I fed a vegetarian lard by mistake. Do I tell her?

by lulubelle 6 years ago

I made a big 7-layer taco dip thingy to take to movie night at a friend's house. Because a couple of people in our ...

aCookNamedMatt commented 29 days ago

Retire where?

by brooktroutchaser 1 year ago

A year or so from retiring. Seeking a walkable small town or beach community with mild winters, farmers market, upsca...

MelMM commented 1 month ago

Credit Card question

by FriendOfTheDevil 2 months ago

In the last few months, on two different occasions, my Credit Card Company has emailed me an alert noting what they d...

Midlife commented 1 month ago

How much should I tip the delivery guy?

by juice 7 years ago

Ordered Chinese the other day and had it delivered because I was too lazy to pick it up. The order was around $40. ...

Motosport commented 1 month ago

How do you nicely tell a server that they have severely bad breath?

by gryphonskeeper 3 years ago

I went for lunch today, and when my server asked me if I was ready to order I nearly gagged at the way her breath sme...

Motosport commented 1 month ago

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