26 April 2012

Eating More Berries May Delay Memory Decline, Research Shows - Bloomberg

More and more research points to the health benefits of fruit and vegetables in the diet:



"Berries are good for the brain, according to a study that suggests the fruits can help fend off the mental decline of aging.":

Eating More Berries May Delay Memory Decline, Research Shows - Bloomberg


15 April 2012

The Truck Food Cookbook


They are all over the streets in large and small cities across the country and everyone has their favorite. Soon to be published are the recipes from a selection of the best, "The Truck Food Cookbook: 150 Recipes and Ramblings from America's Best Restaurants on Wheels", by John T. Edge:

"It’s the best of street food: bold, delicious, surprising, over-the-top goodness to eat on the run. And the best part is now you can make it at home. Obsessively researched by food authority John T. Edge, The Truck Food Cookbook delivers 150 recipes from America’s best restaurants on wheels, from L.A. and New York to the truck food scenes in Portland, Austin, Minneapolis, and more.



John T. Edge shares the recipes, special tips, and techniques. And what a menu-board: Tamarind-Glazed Fried Chicken Drummettes. Kalbi Beef Sliders. Porchetta. The lily-gilding Grilled Cheese Cheeseburger. A whole chapter’s worth of tacos—Mexican, Korean, Chinese fusion. Plus sweets, from Sweet Potato Cupcakes to an easy-to-make Cheater Soft-Serve Ice Cream. Hundreds of full-color photographs capture the lively street food gestalt and its hip and funky aesthetic, making this both an insider’s cookbook and a document of the hottest trend in American food."

The Truck Food Cookbook: 150 Recipes and Ramblings from America's Best Restaurants on Wheels
by John T. Edge
May 2012
Publisher: Workman Publishing Company (May 8, 2012)
ISBN-10: 076115616X
ISBN-13: 978-0761156161

Available from Amazon.com