Food > Fooding

Island Life Goes On

1 month ago   |   By The Local Palate

Buffeted by hurricanes and political turmoil, Puerto Rico's next step is uncertain. It's clear, though, that the food will be good
As he leads me into La Taberna Lúpulo, a beer bar in Old San Juan, Pablo García Smith asks for a moment of silence. This is not about mourning. García Smith is marking the short distance from a humdrum past: For years, he says, the best beer available on the island of Puerto Rico was Heineken.
La Taberna Lúpulo.
Lately, though, there's been an explosion. There are now thirteen breweries, with three more in the works. At the suggestion of García Smith, the tour...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Fooding      Food      Beer      Culture      From the Magazine      Travel      Azucena      Boyce Upholt      Calle loiza      Cocobana      El batey      Hurricane maria      Javier freytes      Jose enrique      Jungle baobao      Junglebird      La penultima      La taberna lupulo      Lechonera los amigos      Loiza      Mario ormaza      Paxx caraballo moll      Puerto rico      Rum      San juan      Spoon food tours  


Chicken Picatta

Chicken Picatta

A simple pan sauce made with capers, butter, white wine, chicken stock and lemon juice envelop chicken cutlets in the traditional Chicken Piccata recipe made in episode 101 of... Read more ...

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

This is a tasting from the end of my Italian Beer Bread episode where I have two of my grandchildren tasting the bread with me. This is my favorite tasting! I've never... Read more ...

4 Cast Members Share What It's Really Like to Have Their Dream Job at Disney

4 Cast Members Share What It's Really Like to Have Their Dream Job at Disney

A career at Disney is a highly-coveted thing, but it takes more than just magic to crack the the code and discover what it's really like to have your dream job working for the... Read more ...

From Coffee Tables to Mugs, Shop Anthropologie's Best Discounted Home Items

From Coffee Tables to Mugs, Shop Anthropologie's Best Discounted Home Items

Saying no to a good sale is never easy, especially when it's from one of your favorite stores. We love Anthropologie for its cute clothes, shoes, and more, but we find... Read more ...

5 Simple Food Swaps You Can Make That Are Good For the Environment

5 Simple Food Swaps You Can Make That Are Good For the Environment

Most of us want to take care of our planet so that future generations can have a nice place to live, right? We do our part by recycling , sporting our reusable tote bag to the... Read more ...

I Lived in Ireland For 2.5 Years, and These Are the Places I Tell Everyone...

I Lived in Ireland For 2.5 Years, and These Are the Places I Tell Everyone to Go When Visiting

Ireland may be a small country, but you could spend a year there and still not see every breathtaking and charming corner of the Emerald Island. I know, because I lived there... Read more ...

Amazon Is Selling Mini Toilet-Shaped Planters, and I Kinda, Sorta, Really...

Amazon Is Selling Mini Toilet-Shaped Planters, and I Kinda, Sorta, Really Want One

Today in "random sh*t you can buy on Amazon " news, I just discovered that the online retailer is selling a mini succulent planter designed to look like a toilet, of all... Read more ...

Give Your Pet a Salon-Quality Grooming Experience With These 20 Products

Give Your Pet a Salon-Quality Grooming Experience With These 20 Products

Just like us, our beloved pets need to be bathed and pampered every once in awhile, but that's easier said than done. That's why having the best grooming products possible is... Read more ...

You Can Buy a One-Pound Bag Full of Straight-Up Oreo Cookie Crumbles

You Can Buy a One-Pound Bag Full of Straight-Up Oreo Cookie Crumbles

Oreo is out here doing the most in 2020, and our tastebuds are beyond thankful. After already blessing us with six wild new cookie flavors since the start of the new year, the... Read more ...

Here's What You Need to Know About the New Food Labels

Here's What You Need to Know About the New Food Labels

Reading food labels can be confusing. Most of us get frustrated when trying to make sense of all the numbers and percentages and end up just guessing on the serving size. Then... Read more ...

Resistance Served 2020 Centers the Power of Black Women in Food

Resistance Served 2020 Centers the Power of Black Women in Food

Historically, African Americans have been the foundation of the service and hospitality industry in the United States. And yet, this group hasn't typically had forums to... Read more ...

Weekend reading: Food Banks and their Discontents

Weekend reading: Food Banks and their Discontents

Graham Riches. Food Bank Nations: Poverty, Corporate Charity, and the Right to Food. Routledge, 2018. I'm not sure how I missed this one when it came out. It's really good. It... Read more ...