Food & Drink

goya

The AOC Cookbook: my adobo recipe

July 13, 2020 12:09 pm

Goya doesn’t stand a chance

garlic

All about the allium

July 11, 2020 1:20 pm

Summertime, and the garlic is fragrant

Do the vegans want blood?

July 10, 2020 11:50 am

Meat is murder, they say

toulouse

Born Toulouse: varietals, vermouth and verse

July 4, 2020 8:21 am

Pinot Noir ‘should be approached like a beautiful woman — with respect, some knowledge, and great hopes’

lockdown drinking

In defense of drinking in the street

June 15, 2020 5:07 pm

It’s the only good thing to come out of lockdown

strawberry

Strawberry yields forever

June 15, 2020 2:28 pm

The ultimate summer fruit, if you can afford it

cupcake

Arise, the cupcake

June 14, 2020 3:39 pm

It’s the Taylor Swift of snacks

marines

Feed it to the Marines

June 13, 2020 2:54 pm

There’s no taste like home

alison roman

Leave Alison Roman alone

June 9, 2020 2:57 pm

Time to be Frank about the much criticized celebrity chef

cellar lockdown billecart

Cellar’s market

June 5, 2020 4:57 pm

What bubbles up must go down

alison roman

No, Alison Roman isn’t racist

May 21, 2020 3:19 pm

On Twitter, rudeness doesn’t launch a controversy half as well as another R-word

meat

Americans are paying the price for the rotten meat business

May 18, 2020 2:24 pm

A few large companies monopolize the vast majority of meat processing

viennese coffeehouse

Civilized caffeination

May 15, 2020 2:20 pm

A frothy tour of Vienna’s coffeehouses

puttanesca

Is pasta puttanesca the perfect lockdown dish?

May 14, 2020 11:34 am

The dish hits, with masterly economy, all five ‘taste groups’

sourdough

Upper crust: a sweeter approach to sourdough

May 13, 2020 5:59 pm

According to French tradition, it is wrong to throw away old bread because it is sacred

alison roman

Cooking for dad: real food is nothing fancy

May 10, 2020 11:47 am

Alison Roman’s tastes are like my father’s: particular, strident and requiring a capacious definition of the word ‘unfussy’

hamburger

Land of empty

May 5, 2020 6:34 am

Can Donald Trump survive in an America where you can’t order a hamburger?

coffeeland

Would you kill for a cup of coffee?

April 30, 2020 6:07 pm

Coffeeland: One Man’s Dark Empire and the Making of Our Favorite Drug by Augustine Sedgewick reviewed

joel gott cabernet sauvignon

Wine is for lovers: mein Gott and yours

April 29, 2020 4:41 pm

I have some good advice about some things you might want to drink after you have gathered with one or two appropriate friends

food jews

Kosher dining is ill-suited to lactose-intolerant Jews

April 16, 2020 1:56 pm

The Dairy Restaurant by Ben Katchor reviewed

liquor alexandria northern virginia

Lacking liquor in Northern Virginia

April 14, 2020 1:29 pm

Even closing liquor stores temporarily is dovetailing into a minor if global trend towards prohibition

silver oak alexander valley

Cab and conversation

April 12, 2020 10:53 am

A Healdsburg symposium

seacuterie

Salami of the sea

April 11, 2020 1:22 pm

Seacuterie is a delicious but annoying culinary portmanteau

urine

How to sample your own urine

April 3, 2020 3:48 pm

Michael took an imaginary draft and did that thoughtful, rabbity connoisseur’s tasting thing with his mouth

french food

Save French food!

March 23, 2020 3:30 pm

A cuisine in crisis