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[2 May 2010 | Add a Comment | 7,017 views]
Yo, Food Network. I got my eye on you.

OK, so I got a little heated in my diatribe against the Food Network’s “Worst Cooks in America” the other day. While I did get some positive comments, I know that it’s easy to dismiss me as yet another food blogger on some negative rant, hoping to get lots of page hits by being an ass. Well, I know from experience – rarely do my rants glean a high number of hits. Most readers can’t be bothered. And I can’t say I blame them. And I’m not ranting for page …

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[29 Apr 2010 | Add a Comment | 10,167 views]
Pain Perdu (French Toast)

I usually don’t eat breakfast, but occasionally I get a hankerin’. This time I was lucky and had a fresh loaf of milk bread from White Windmill that was just screaming to be made into pain perdue (most food sounds more impressive in French..).

Milk bread is dense, with a fine crumb and is perfect for soaking up the egg mixture without falling apart. I know, I should be looking up the details of what exactly milk does when you add it to a bread dough, but Harold McGee’s On Food …

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[27 Apr 2010 | Add a Comment | 2,354 views]
Hey, Food Network – We Need to Talk…

If me and the Food Network were married, I’d spend my days telling the Food Network to get back into the kitchen learn how to cook. Shut your pie hole and bring me another beer…

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[27 Apr 2010 | Add a Comment | 2,524 views]
Degustar- Latin American Food Festival

The second annual Latin American food festival, sponsored by the Georgia Hispanic Chamber of commerce will be held at Atlantic Station on May 1, 2010.
Participants include:

Brazilian Bakery
Costa Verde Peruvian Restaurant
Coco Loco Cuban Restaurant
Eclipse de Luna
El Azteca
Frontera Catering
Lime Taqueria
Los Andes Bakery
Machu Picchu Peruvian Restaurant
Raul’s Catering
Sausage World
El Toro Mexican Grill
The Iberian Pig

There will be a People’s Choice Award for best dishes along with cooking demonstrations.
Degustar
Atlantic Station
Central Park
Saturday May 1, 2010
11:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Admission: $5.00