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Flour Tortillas That’ll Put Your Grocer’s to Shame

From-scratch flour tortillas are simple to make, delicious, tender, and leave your mouth watering for more.

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A Zero-Sum Game

How much are you willing to give up in order to become a size zero? Follow one British journalist’s descent into dieting hell.

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Beer Demands, Obtains Respect

BeerAdvocate has a brief feature this month on six ways that bars can better respect beer.

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Accounting for Taste

The first restaurant critic to be awarded a Pulitzer Prize hails from Los Angeles.

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Impure Imports

It increasingly seems like eating local is the only way to keep from getting poisoned.

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Big Brewers Finally Strain for Big Taste

Utne Reader reports that your favorite artisan beer may be made by an evil corporate macrobrewer in disguise.

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Sycophant on Rye

When is it appropriate to say thank you to your server?

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Counter Measures

Ten ways to green your kitchen.

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An Amateur Aces San Francisco

Don’t you hate it when a foodie comes to town and, in one week, manages to eat in restaurants you’ve been meaning to check out for the past year?

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Burek, Bourek, Boereg, and Borekas

Versions of this stuffed pastry are found all around the Mediterranean.

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Tasty Yummies from the Grocery Store

Yogurt-covered goji berries and a new favorite sparkling mineral water.

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Gathering Morels

Are morels a safe bet for a novice mushroom gatherer?

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Too Full to Finish? Pay Up.

Hong Kong’s growing prosperity has contributed to an increase in food waste. Fed-up restaurateurs have responded by charging customers for not cleaning their plates.

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Top Caterer

Wondering what Sam Talbot and Mike Midgley have been up to since the end of Top Chef’s second season?

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Lettuce Crack Some Skulls

A new video unveils some of the key edible supporting players in your favorite violent video game.

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Cheap and Beautiful

High-impact tableware on a low-impact budget.

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How the Other Half Cooks

What's in the best families' kitchens.

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The Frugal Locals

Is “eat local” the same kind of challenge in California as it is in Michigan?

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That Sounds Delicious

The BBC writes that Britain’s famous Fat Duck restaurant is adding sound to its food’s already formidable arsenal of appeal.

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Truly Authentic Mexican Flavor on the Westside

Raves are pouring in from Westside fans of Mexican food for Sabor a Mexico: It’s like Abuela’s cooking.

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Tasty Banh Cuon, at Home or To-Go

For the delectable, stuffed rice-flour cakes on-site, Banh Cuon Tay Ho is one of the better places; for parties and takeout, try Thanh Son Tofu.

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