No word yet on the test results, but Jelly is feeling much better, post-surgery, as you can see –
As always, she thanks you for your support.
The Oscars 2014 – Best Picture Nominees (pug version):
Two competing offal feasts on tap for March – and on the same night no less! Over at Wildebeest, they’re doing something called Meditations on a Tamworth Pig. The menu:
Nose-to-tail dining at its best, Quinto Quarto offers a rare opportunity to enjoy the odd bits. Expect crispy pig’s ears with preserved green tomatoes, Fraser Valley duck cooked three ways including duck heart tartare, Pacific octopus, lamb neck, bone marrow, white chocolate with caramelized crackling, and of course, soft serve ice creamand more.
On the SAME NIGHT!
Crispy pig’s ear vs brain beignets! Duck heart tartare vs chicken and pork tongue mousse! Lamb neck and bone marrows vs pork belly and headcheese! How could I possibly choose?
My buddy Ivon alerted me this story about a woman who’s fulfilling a bucket list for her dying dog:
Earlier this month, Subway announced that its bread would no longer contain a chemical foaming agent (presumably as part of their “Now with 100% less azodicarbonamide!” campaign). Well, 1 down, approximately 500 to go. Consults this handy list of foods containing the industrial chemical: http://www.ewg.org/research/nearly-500-ways-make-yoga-mat-sandwich#brandtable
Alarming news for all you whisky enthusiasts. The Shortage Worth Worrying About: Great Whiskey Time to start stocking up on Pappy Van Winkle 15 while it’s still going for $982 a bottle!
Kite-Man! Polka-Dot Man! The King of Cats! Presenting 2o Laughably Terrible Batman Villains: http://io9.com/batmans-20-least-formidable-foes-1533476013