The Shame of the Chicken Caesar

Does anyone know who first put cooked chicken breast on a Caesar salad and called it a Chicken Caesar?  I wish I did.  I’ve been upset about this at least for two years now because I remember railing to Todd English and Ming Tsai about it as we traveled...

United States of Arugula

When a publicist asked to send me The United States of Arugula  by New York magazine journalist and editor David Kamp, I said sure.  I’d been meaning to read it, just never had.  Another story of America’s food revolution with a silly title, yawn. ...

“The Best Bar In the World”

It’s the kind of bar that, when you leave it, seems to be the best of all possible public spaces.  You’re filled with a sense of well being and hope.  You’re inclined to make some sort of claim such as “This is the best bar in the world.”  Days later on...

Vegansexual?

if you are a vegan and you have sex with a man who eats meat … is this a moral (or dietary) transgression? A question for Peter Singer, perhaps. [link from martin slater, thanks.]