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Banning loncheras, a history of pho and food in 'Twin Peaks'
From this Episode:
A proposal to ban loncheras in Santa Ana
In February, LA’s city council voted to decriminalize street vending. Meanwhile, the Santa Ana City Council is considering an ordinance that would restrict the spots where...
'The Pho Cookbook'
In the twentieth century, pho embodied Vietnamese history. The bowls of noodle soup and plates of noodles made their way into protest poems and were even used for espionage...
Food in 'Twin Peaks'
Dark undercurrents, cherry pie and a damn fine cup of coffee. Yes, we’re talking about the “Twin Peaks” of David Lynch’s imagination. The original series aired on ABC in the...
'In a Nutshell'
Cara Tannenbaum and Andrea Tutunjian are nuts for nuts. The latest edition of their book, “ In a Nutshell ,” contains recipes for sweet and savory foods with brazil nuts,...
'Flavor: The Science of Our Most Neglected Sense'
Bob Holmes says fresh oysters taste better against the sound of ocean waves, and that yellow tomatoes taste sweeter than red ones. He has a PhD in evolutionary biology and...