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Chartier

Eating habits of the French vary greatly from the American style of eating, which may answer the question as to why French people are so slim. In addition, a review of some of the food at Chartier, a traditional French brasserie. Continue reading

20. August 2012 by Earl
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Claus & Mini Magoo’s Muesli

At Claus, a hip breakfast spot in Paris, France, you can buy healthy, organic muesli, pastries, and a variety of dried fruit such as figs. Continue reading

22. July 2012 by Earl
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Setting the Table

In Setting the Table, Meyer articulates not what makes him such a great restauranteur but a successful CEO of a food service company. Meyer, who brought us restaurants like Union Square Café, Shake Shack, and Eleven Madison Park, emphasizes the importance of hospitality when providing others a service or product. He divulges a handful of tenets, which, if followed correctly, can lead to a loyal following behind a brand and stable, long-term growth of business. Continue reading

02. June 2012 by Earl
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Gabrielle Hamilton Visits Yale

Gabrielle Hamilton, author of NYTimes best-seller “Blood, Bones, & Butter” visits Yale, and I got a chance to talk to her. Continue reading

23. March 2012 by Earl
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Yale Final Cut 2012 – “Top Chef”

An account of Yale University’s Final Cut cooking competition from the perspective of a competing student. Continue reading

07. March 2012 by Earl
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Finding a Routine

Finding a routine in college is struggle, but one worth going through. Continue reading

06. November 2011 by Earl
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Siggi’s Icelandic style skyr yogurt

I never really liked yogurt, especially plain ones. Eventually though, I developed a taste for them and am now a huge advocate of Greek yogurt. Continue reading

18. July 2011 by Earl
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Food Roundup: July 4-10, 2011

Nathan Myhrvold’s sales pitch TED talk; Smithsonian highlights Modernist Cuisine; GM Salmon faces legislative hurdle Continue reading

12. July 2011 by Earl
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Food Roundup: June 27-July 2, 2011

Harvard lecture series returns; molecular gastronomy at Ave 5 bar; family dinner at El Bulli. Continue reading

04. July 2011 by Earl
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Food Roundup: June 20-26

Finally, chain restaurants are forced to balance taste with nutritional value as the Food and Drug Administrated begins requiring chains with 20 or more restaurants to post calorie counts on every menu item. While not all chains will acknowledge the … Continue reading

26. June 2011 by Earl
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