The Kimchi Cometh

For all of you who thought Kimchi was just a small dish of spicy cabbage you get on the side of your Korean BBQ, YOU ARE DEAD WRONG. Ok, well, not dead wrong. But it is so much more than that. First of all you may have only had commercially produced kimchi, which would be […]

Is Kalamazoo, MI ready to become “Beer City, USA”?

It has a fighting chance. Boasting the first craft-brewery beyond CO., Bell’s Brewery, has 3 of the 18 world’s best beers. The city has embraced craft beers early on. But it has some stiff in-state competition with Grand Rapids vying for the same title. Grand Rapids is defending its’ title from 2012, shared with Asheville, […]

Shaming Dogs vs Shaming Customers and The Power Of the Tweet

I have worked in the restaurant business and the culinary world for the past twenty years. I have seen some crazy things happen duringthose times. Sex, drugs, yelling, Chefs shaming cooks and servers. I have never seen someone do this to the clientele of a restaurant as I did when the manager, and lets call […]