+

Food Media

Weigh in on TV shows, blogs, podcasts, magazines and newspapers, recipe sites, and any other food-related media that's out there.

Layout:

San Francisco Police Central District Merchant Safety Awareness

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 21 hours ago

This morning the San Francisco Police Department Central District notified merchants to prepare for possible civil unrest with the upcoming verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial. Suggestions include b...

The Powerful Unsung Legacy of Edna Lewis

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 day ago

" . . . I think Lewis shows Americans something about themselves that some of the broader American culture—even white culture, with all its blinkered ignorance and denial about the persistence and ...

Discover More Topics

Browse All Topics ›

The red abalone is dying off

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

“For people who think they don’t like fish…it’s amazing to see their eyes just sparkle when they take a bite and go ‘this is absolutely incredible,’” says Joe Cresalia, a recreational diver who liv...

2

Pandemic Worsens Dominant Food Retailers’ Anti-Competitive Tactics Against Local, Independent Grocers

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 days ago

The National Grocers Association has issued a white paper and asks Congress to investigate antitrust violations by dominant retail chains. https://www.nationalgrocers.org/wp-content/uploads/2021...

Food Network Tournament of Champions II

e
by Eelgem85 21 days ago

Is anyone watching this? It appears to be a battle of the celeb chefs. It is done in a bracket system. Interesting to watch.

1

Roasted Cold Noodles a la Northern China

t
by tre2012 7 days ago

Pete Wells, NYTimes food critic, has done another mouthwatering review, this time on Followsoshi in Flushing NY. Since what shows up there eventually migrates our way, I thought some folks might en...

Orange tier isn’t enough to convince these East Bay bars to reopen

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 days ago

Not easy to decide when to reopen. I appreciate the thought and care the health and safety of staff and customers that these owners are weighing.

Norfolk County Eats?

c
by CygnusX1 13 days ago

Anyone here also on the Boston area Facebook group "Norfolk County Eats"? I REALLY want to like this group, but find it to be like a car wreck that I can't turn my eyes away from. Basically, Nor...

Toronto Life decided to do some actual restaurant reporting this week

Googs
by Googs 21 days ago

For those of you fatigued with their sponsored articles and Wine Club ads, here's a couple of in-case-you-missed-it links. Yay, TL. Keep it up. https://torontolife.com/food/what-to-eat-now-toron...

Stanley Tucci 'Searching for Italy' is delicious...

g
by gutreactions 2 months ago

Watched an episode of actor/culinary enthusiast Stanley Tucci Searching for Italy on CNN and it was mouthwatering all the way thru. His visit to Rome included preparation of 'vera' Carbonara, and A...

The New York Times Re-Starts The Bagel Wars

patsully
by patsully 1 month ago

It feels like this is going to go over about as well as peas in guacamole... "But no, to be clear: Emily Winston’s bagels are some of the finest New York-style bagels I’ve ever tasted. They just...

'Cooking for a Cause' kicks off new series...

g
by gutreactions 16 days ago

Janet Irizarry of Hudson Valley EATS, the website, is launching a new virtual cooking series starting in April. The Chobani Family Cooking Series airs April 13, 27 & May 11. Proceeds will go to suc...

2021 Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce™

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 18 days ago

New editions of the Dirty Dozen and Clean Fifteen lists.

"The Families that Fed America": Andrea Nguyen on the History Channel

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

One of our favorite cookbook authors stars in the pilot episode of "The Families that Fed America". She makes Bò Kho, but shares so much more about her family's path and the recipes they saved and ...

Cooking Movies

tim irvine
by tim irvine 2 months ago

The discussion of the new Stanley Tucci series brought up The Big Night. It made me do a search for a thread on cooking movies. Nothing current came up, and therefore I decided to start one. Oth...

Intercontinental Study Sheds Light on the Microbial Life of Sourdough

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

"Abstract: Humans have relied on sourdough starter microbial communities to make leavened bread for thousands of years, but only a small fraction of global sourdough biodiversity has been character...

Food & Wine: Love Letter to Chinese Restaurants

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Chinatowns are deserted. Chinese restaurants suffered early on in the pandemic and disproportionately from the decline in business. Time to order take-out and to do what you can to keep your loc...

Hazard Pay for Grocery Store Workers

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

" . . . These ordinances are shining one more spotlight on long-standing inequities exposed by the pandemic. While a number of companies provided their employees—who have faced unprecedented risks ...

Scientists Create Meat from Human Cells But Claim It’s Not Cannibalism

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

" . . . The team sees growing Ourboros Steaks as do-it-yourself project – not-cannibals will be able to buy a DIY kit containing swabs for collecting cheek cells, pre-grown scaffolds made from mush...