G-Free at the Ball Park!

One of the Corporate Food Industry’s major-league players (I worked for a different one), ARAMARK – gets the G-Free message!  In recognition of May being National Celiac Awareness Month, they are serving G-Free meals at the 12 Major League Ballparks they service, HOORAY! I’m still an SF Giants Fan – but they’d better get with Read more…

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Adios, Frappuccino –

Can someone please explain to me why Starbucks, the folks who just got on the Gluten-Free snack wagon, would add GLUTEN to their new Frappuccino blend?  Melissa from Coffee City did an article about the issue – thank goodness, because my local barista has no idea what the hell is happening. “There shouldn’t be any Read more…

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Romanesco, Romesco & the Italian Channel

My grandpa is an Italian Farmer – like his father before him.  He is a major influence in my life, producing certain behaviors, including but limited to: an irrational fear of the number four, an unending quest to grow perfect tomatoes, the need to plant fruit trees every place I live, telling travel stories based Read more…

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