Last week, Cupcake was checking out the annual International Pickle Festival on the Lower East Side in NYC. (If you're local, check it out next weekend!) Where in the world is Cupcake this week? Post a guess in the comments.
Where whale steak goes well with greens
Save the whales? They're saving them for dinner.
Will Cupcakes Be the Next Krispy Kreme?
I just love the term "cupcake backlash."
Harissa, mon amour
"This is an ode to harissa. It's replaced my ketchup, my salsa picante, even (gasp) my Louisiana hot sauce." I could not agree more. Harissa rules.
Budget Brown Bag
The SanFran Gate gets some flack for their high-falutin' recipe ideas in the comments: "Nobody has both a tight budget AND so much leisure time as to make a child's lunch using 10-20 ingredients."
20 fabulous European food festivals
The Guardian tells you where to go... Pizzafest!
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