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Unwind with Some Pictures of Puppies that Look Like Fried Chicken

What she does is post pictures of various animals—dogs, shrews, chicks, and more—and their food soulmates. Or at least the foods they most resemble.
Alex Swerdloff

Growing Up in My Dad's Natural Wine Store Wasn't Always Cool

I’m still not really good with tasting notes and what kind of fruit you’re going to taste in your wine, but I can share with customers the winemakers’ personalities and their passions and what makes them unique.
Eben Lillie

Some of Miami’s Best Tapas and Wine Are Inside This Gas Station

This convenience store is like nothing you’ve ever seen before. With one of the better selections of wine in the city of Miami, this place is clearly not fucking around.
Alex Swerdloff
Make this

This Swiss Chard Pie Proves that Some of the Best Pastries Are Savory

Pie is great. Swiss chard is great. The thoughtful combination of the two? Really, really great.
Alex Swerdloff

How to Make the Ultimate Party Tablescape with Stuff from a 99 Cent Store

A tablescape like this one will elevate your party game to a level on par with a combination of Sandra Lee and Corey Worthington.
Alex Swerdloff
Fast Food Week

A History of Taco Bell’s Failed Attempts to Open Locations in Mexico

Taco Bell has locations in China, Guam, and Iceland, but not a single restaurant in the nation that birthed the taco.
Alex Swerdloff

How to Fuel a Revolution

The author of 'Feed the Resistance' talks about community, activism, and cooking.
Julia Turshen
Dirty Work

This Is the Extra AF Funnel Cake We All Deserve in These Trying Times

One funnel cake to rule them all.
Alex Swerdloff

How I Saved My Sourdough ‘Mother’ from Hurricane Irma

"It can be challenging for airport security to understand why I’m traveling with a Ziploc bag of fermented dough."
Zak Stern

Meet The Artist Turning Black Beans into Pop Art

"What if Warhol were Latin?"
Tony Peralta
Fine Dining

What It's Like to Run a 10,000–Square Foot Kitchen

"You have to teach a chef how to move and maneuver in my kitchen; you're asking them to figure it out in half a city block."
Melissa Rodriguez
past lives

This Woman Claims Remembering Her Past Life as an Aztec Cured Her Food Addiction

Belinda Ramirez of San Antonio had an absolutely insatiable appetite—that is, until she underwent past life regression therapy and remembered her former life as a starving Aztec woman.
Alex Swerdloff