Happy Bloomsday! Last week, Cupcake was located in Chinatown, NYC, just south of Canal on Mott Street. (Another win for Mr. Hazard.) Where in the world is Cupcake this week? Post a guess in the comments.
US Tomato Industry in "Complete Collapse"
Gosh, wouldn't it be great if we had accurate paper trails on our produce crops? Of course, I couldn't help notice the x-treme price-jump effect this news produced in the grape tomatoes at my local market... see here for the evidence at Flickr.
As with many things mythical and natural, it seems that three is a magic number in the kitchen.
Tasting the Grape, Among Other Things
A conference to taste those wines that "you would not, of your own volition, spend an entire weekend drinking"
Japan, Seeking Trim Waists, Measures Millions
Can you imagine the uproar this would cause in the US?
10 paths to painless pizza-making
Smitten Kitchen does up a very liberating guide to the art of making pizza at home.
Peak-Season Produce Map
An excellent use of the internet. Thanks, Epicurious!