Memorial Day, the first true warm-weather holiday in months, is a great excuse for an outdoor party or picnic. Head out into the sun with some friends and a few of these delicious dishes—they won’t disappoint!
1. Strawberry Country Cake
Festive red and white, this cake is layers and layers of SO GOOD. Recipe here.
2. Vegan Macaroni Salad
A tangy, tasty, simple picnic staple, vegan-friendly. Recipe here.
3. Avocado Egg Rolls With ... Read More
BY BUST Magazine
on Nov 11, 2014
Heads up BUSTies! Fall is in full swing and that means a couple of things: wooly sweaters, changing leaves, and pumpkin EVERYTHING. Whether you’re a PSL devotee, or like to keep things more traditional, a la pumpkin pies, 'tis the season for getting your baking on. If you fall into the latter category, be sure to check out Fig Food Company products for their Organic Pumpkin mix to make your pie baking ventures extra healthy and environmentally-conscious. They ... Read More
BY Katrina Pallop
on Dec 10, 2012
BUST’s very own food columnist Chef Rossi is raking in good news left and right.
First, it has been announced that Rossi will be heading back to The Artist’s Room with a new one-woman show of her paintings, “Crystal Bay”. This latest collection features works in acrylic on paper that take the Provincetown Bay as their subject matter. Gallery hours are by appointment only, so snag yourself a time slot and head down to Houston ... Read More
I recently stumbled across this recipe on Mouth From the South for chocolate chip cookies with..wait for it..bacon in them! As a longtime fan of all things salty/sweet and desserts with sea salt, I was instantly intrigued. My friend and I decided to test this recipe out and see how our (and other office BUSTies) taste buds would react. We weren’t entirely faithful in the recipe because, while, I found all the different kinds of chocolate needed, the forms ... Read More
Thanks to a shipment of incredibly delicious Le'Saric gourmet caramels, we're starting Halloween a little early over in the BUST office. We've been snacking on smokey chipotle, lavender vanilla, butter pecan, and old fashioned caramel all day long. There are a lot of other flavors for sale over at the Le'Saric website -- cranberry, white chocolate, macadamia nut, and espresso are just a few examples. Check it out and get your sweet tooth on!
photo courtesy ... Read More
BY Web Intern
on Oct 19, 2009
I was wandering around the Serious Eats website, a food blog about chow in the NYC area, and spotted this odd baked good.
In Barbara Kingsolver's book Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, you can find a recipe for Frida Kahlo's Pan de Muerta, which is a traditional Day of the Dead treat made to honor those that have passed on.
Oh Ms. Kahlo, I don't know if this is what you were going for with your recipe but know that I find it somewhat cute and ... Read More
on Sep 25, 2009
Sure, you've heard of the crocheted uterus and the knit car cozy but get a load of this genius: a perfectly done shrimp scampi scarf, complete with shrimp, angel hair pasta, peas, and broccoli. Now that's what I call food for ... Read More
BY Web Intern
in Eat Me
on Jun 11, 2009
Sometimes there really isn't a good way to start this other than to just jump in with the meat of the story, so that's what I'm going to do.
There is a young woman in this world with a Paula Deen tattoo.
Lindsey Mitchell was apparently so enamored of the southern cook that she got a tat of a stick of butter with the words ''butter, y'all.''
I'm not going to judge anyone for their ink choices. This isn't even the craziest idea I've seen (the same site has a post ... Read More
BY Web Intern
in Eat Me
on Jun 05, 2009
Did you know that today is a holiday? A very important one at that.
Yup, it's National Donut Day! If you follow that link, the Daily News has a list of places around NYC that are giving away free donuts in celebration. Yum yum yum.
Also in June: pig out for National Chocolate Ice Cream Day on the 7th, National Iced tea Day on the 10th, Eat Your Vegetables Day on the 17th, National Chocolate Eclair Day on the 22nd and National Waffle Iron Day on the 29th. Not ... Read More
BY Team Intern
in Eat Me
on May 18, 2009
...for men. Pfizer just launched a program last week that will provide free medicines for newly unemployed Americans, including Viagra. The new program, MAINTAIN (Medicines Assistance for Those who Are in Need), will focus on helping those who have lost their jobs (and health insurance) recently. Of course they're not handing it out like candy; you have to meet the requirements of eligibility in order to receive the benefits of the company's program.
So, men can ... Read More