Categories
Food

Wanting an Impossible Burger

A year ago, my wife brought home a packet of Beyond Meat burgers. These are the plant-based protein patties that have been engineered to replicated ground beef, but contain no beef in them. They even go so far as to include runny red beet juice to simulate bleeding rare beef. I know, you’re saying “eww […]

Categories
Food

Mac & Cheese

I’m 46. Still makes me happy.

Categories
Food

Pumpkin Spice Creme Cinnamon Oreos

Happy Fall! Pumpkin Spice Oreos are here http://t.co/s77kFtIMYp pic.twitter.com/9FwBi03bwg — Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) September 9, 2014 It’s the holiday season. Come on guys, how many disgusting things can we cram into a cookie?

Categories
Food

Saint Raphael’s Annual Bazaar

I have to admit, I feel like it’s Christmas for adults. The Saint Raphael’s Annual Parish Bazaar starts tonight (thru Sunday). And that means I get to eat funnel cake and hot sausages and play bingo. My kids will be spending their whole evenings in the bouncy house castles. My wife and I will buy […]

Categories
Food Social

Chipotle Ad for an App is More Than Just an Ad for an App

I watched this ad from Chipotle¬†the other day and couldn’t get it out of my head. It is such a striking message to come from a mass-production food company, especially one owned by McDonald’s (they are not owned by McDonald’s).¬†I am not sure how to let the competing interests balance in my head, especially since […]

Categories
Food

McDonald’s Presses Pig Farmers to Stop Using Gestation Stalls

It is too bad that it is “news” when a major animal harvester decides to be an iota more humane in the way it procures its product. Shouldn’t people demand that suppliers already behave in humane ways towards the treatment of the animals we eat? It should only be news if some restaurant fed us […]