André Taber's Blog (6)

I love this idea.

Conflict Kitchen is a Pittsburgh cafe that serves cuisine only from countries in conflict with the United States, with a menu that rotates to reflect the war or diplomatic row of the moment.

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-conflict-kitchen-20120508,0,7610359.story

The cafe opened in 2010, with Iranian food the first featured cuisine. That…

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Added by André Taber on May 11, 2012 at 12:08pm — No Comments

Bartenders get community involvement by putting call out for backyard fruit

What a great idea! Any bartenders out there on Ooooby who want to give this a go?

http://www.mercurynews.com/food-wine/ci_20090313

Added by André Taber on March 9, 2012 at 3:37pm — No Comments

Back to basics, one fire for a weekend of community meals

Michael Pollan wrote in the New York Times about the community eating experiment he participated in recently: build a single wood fire and, over the course of 30-plus hours, use it to roast, braise, bake, simmer and grill as many different dishes as possible — for lunch, dinner, breakfast and lunch again.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/10/magazine/10dinner-t.html?_r=2&ref=dining

Added by André Taber on October 8, 2010 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Los Angeles restaurant gets in the Ooooby spirit

In LA, the restaurant Forage take the concept of "locally grown" to a new extreme. The restaurant's Home Growers Circle allows Los Angeles residents to trade produce from their backyard plots in exchange for credits at the restaurant.

http://www.theatlantic.com/food/archive/2010/07/in-los-angeles-a-breakthrough-in-local-eating/60507/

Added by André Taber on July 29, 2010 at 8:00am — No Comments

Business and social enterprise get togehter for an interesting project in London

Just found this interesting information while surfing the net:

A London grocer and social enterprise organisation that is concerned with sustainability have got together to try and inspire their community and a wider audience on the possibilities for urban food growing. They're growing food on the roof and selling it in the shop.

Follow this link:…

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Added by André Taber on July 9, 2010 at 4:38pm — No Comments

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