The First Annual Vodka and Pickles Festival Gets Creative

Local restaurants present pairings for the festival, held at Grand Prospect Hall on March 18th – tickets on sale now on Brown Paper Tickets.   BROOKLYN, N.Y. (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 20, 2018 Creatively crafted vodka mixed drinks, unlimited pickled dishes, and live entertainment are just a few things guests will find at Grand Prospect Hall on March […]

A lawyer came to court drunk, the Bar says. That was just the start of his problems.

BY DAVID J. NEAL   –   Miami Herald A Florida lawyer with the name “Pickles” showed up in court pickled and found himself in a pickle with the Internal Revenue Service over years of unpaid income taxes, the Florida Bar said. The state Supreme Court also found fault with this behavior, which is why Cocoa lawyer […]

Super Bowl 52 Patriots vs Eagles: Mike Gillislee eats pickles at halftime

Tom Brady isn’t the only dietary genius on the team. By Rich Hill   –   SBNation New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady gets a lot of attention for his diet and how it’s enabled him to play at such a high level at the age of 40, but he’s not the only dietary genius on the roster. I spoke with […]

Let’s Eat: Scotch eggs were the Naked Egg taco of the 18th century

By Bryna Godar   –   The Cap Times Egg wrapped in sausage that’s breaded and deep-fried sounds like a fast-food experiment akin to the Naked Egg Taco, the inside-out Taco Bell invention with a fried egg as the wrap. In a way, that’s exactly what the Scotch egg is. Food writers dispute the popular snack’s origins, but […]

Traditional fermentation at the heart of Japan’s healthy diet

ADAM JAMES The Australian The practice of fermentation in food can be traced to the very ­beginnings of civilisation when early humans discovered an al­chemy that allowed them to preserve ingredients so they could be eaten year-round. Almost every culture on earth practises fermentation in some way. But in Japan, fermentation is integral to the […]