Apropos of the recent reference to Calvin Trillin here, I thought I'd mention, if it hasn't already been noted, that Trillin has a new book coming out, Feeding A Yen, which should be of interest to chowhounds. Looks to be a compilation of articles.
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy
A roasted boneless leg of lamb makes an impressive centerpiece for your table, but this recipe is easy enough to pull off any time. A classic gremolata perfumes the lamb; the mixture of garlic, lemon, and parsley holds its own against the strong flavor of the meat. Read more.