Morning Grind

Morning Grind: July 11, 2013

Our daily morning roundup of food-related fare from around the web.

“I have a son who swears by creme brulee and always eats it before he writes. For me, it’s cheesecake. I also love baking bread. It makes the house smell wonderful.” 

Cheesecake and bread are the secrets to Stephen King’s writing success. 


There are all kinds of ways to improve your diet, but drinking skim milk may not be one of them. In fact, according to some studies, skim milk may be adding to the obesity epidemic.

I love it when science confirms my own personal preferences. WHOLE MILK 4 LYFE.


 “I think it’s kind of a response to the computer age,” Wilson says. And it is part of a larger, do-it-yourself food movement that includes everything from canning, to making homemade bitters or DIY ricotta.

“We’re just spending so much of our lives living in a sort-of virtual capacity, staring at things, that’s it very therapeutic to do things again,” Wilson said.

Interesting interpretation of the DIY butter (and everything else) trend in cookery right now.




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