This is so Philadelphia.
Food and Drink
Makes sense to me: e-commerce has a difficult time replicating the food court experience.
Personally, I don't want to try anything you have to sign a waiver to eat, but your mileage may vary.
"Chocolate IS good for you: Why a bit of cocoa every day really does boost your mind, heart and mood"
Notwithstanding that a lot of the research on chocolate is sponsored by the candy industry, it does seem like a little might well be helpful.
Answer. Hint: it's more than I and the author the piece would have thought.
Bonus: how big was the record pie?
Maybe, and it's expensive. (You could have one of the online takeout services ship you a whole lot of NY pizzas for the price.)
But more importantly, would NYC water make your homemade bagels taste authentic? For a long time it was thought the answer was yes, but apparently, that's wrong.
A sweet tribute to a college job working at Al's Deli in Evanston.
. . . Al’s Deli would become the best, most formative job I ever had. It was a place that taught me about food, wine, love, and became a reassuring constant when my family was splintering apart. It even led me down a path of food and beer writing. And it revealed to me one of life’s simplest truths: A well-made sandwich is the quickest path we mortals have to experiencing the divine.
Neat story. (Pro tip: the Sea Salt Caramel is an excellent use of the calories.)
With a $20 ice cream maker and a hunger for a more healthful indulgence, Los Angeles lawyer Justin Woolverton concocted a dessert that quickly developed a cult-like following. . . .
For the 12 weeks that ended Aug. 6, IRI said, Halo Top had sales of $86.9 million, compared with $83.3 million for Ben & Jerry's and $78.6 million for Haagen-Dazs.
Note that about 15 years ago, the FTC told us how difficult it would be to compete against Ben & Jerry's and Haagen-Dazs. My, how things change.
"One of the best" is, according to our provincial hometown newspaper, #11 out of 20 ranked cities.
The best, according to the study? Portland OR, Denver, and Orlando.