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Beef Jerky

By amy • Jul 1st, 2016 • Category: Columns, Meat, Poultry, Seafood, Snacks

Faster than a greased calf, and threatening to engulf the nation’s cash register counters, the jerky business is increasing at an uncanny rate. In 2013, U.S. sales of meat treats exceeded one billion dollars. Today, if you visit a convenience store – or an artisanal butcher shop – you will notice an ever-expanding array of [...]


Frozen Potato and Cheese Perogies

By amy • Jan 19th, 2013 • Category: Columns, Frozen Foods, Prepared Foods

Are you a student? Or a sports fan, or a twelve year-old? Hang on, let’s make this simple – are you Canadian? If so, you love your hot cheesy dumplings. Some food historians argue that perogies constitute a True North national dish – or as one chef observes, ‘Canadian crack’. Wikipedia notes that there is [...]


Craft Colas

By amy • Aug 6th, 2011 • Category: Beverages, Columns

These are interesting times on planet cola. Market leader Coca Cola is celebrating a milestone: in 1886 Georgia pharmacist John S. Pemberton mixed sugar, carbonated water, extracts of cola nut and coca plant with other still-undisclosed ingredients and invented the first cola soft drink. Since then, Coke declares, the company has enjoyed 125 years of [...]