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Unusual Taste

I planned on featuring something pleasant that would appeal to most tastes but these spider / fly photos caught my attention.  They were taken last year in my backyard. 129 more words

Big Bertha's Adventures

My Lunch with Chef Eric Ripert

Kidding! But he was at another table at Del Posto, NYC where I enjoyed a birthday lunch with my husband.

Del Posto is a high end joint for sure. 113 more words

Nina

Athens Eggfest!

Some friends and I were invited to attend the 6th Annual Athens Eggfest last weekend.  We paid an entrance fee to the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center and a Tasting Fee – then we got to eat, eat, and eat! 315 more words

Big Bertha's Adventures

Postcards from the edge: Italy

Adottami: Adopt me!

Florence landscape

Florence market

Beach bake

Baked bowls

Roman sandwiches

Even spaghetti noodles are pretty in Rome

She baked these creations

Top of the Spanish steps… 376 more words

Cookies in Siena, Italy

We walked by this bakery in Siena, Italy several times during our visit.  It’s quite a departure from the bakery of my local grocery store.  The woman in the photo looks like my grandma! 120 more words

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FOOD AND ART

What is art? Can food be art?

So what do you think art is and can food be seen as art?

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The Art of Food Comes to the Getty

The art of food, not paintings of food but the art of food preparation, is beginning to find its way into art museums.

If the Getty Center in Los Angeles is going to treat salad as art, then you can bet iceberg lettuce is not part of the equation.

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Contemporary Food Culture