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Food Pairing 101: What Goes Well With Sadnecessary by Milky Chance?

In the last eleven months I don’t think there’s an album I’ve enjoyed as much as I’ve enjoyed German folk-pop duo Milky Chance’s Sadnecessary. From start to finish, I’ve eaten that shit up. I love the way the band takes low key, mid-tempo acoustic pop, shoves it into an espresso machine and steams it with a side of DJ production. You know that former dance club kid that now […]

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Click: Animal Free Prom, A Tick Bite Vegan, Beignets, Life is a Bitch and Other Odds and Ends From the Week That Passed

These were the things that made me say hmmmm: Articles: 33 Vegan Comfort Food Recipes that May Be Better Than the Original Portland Hosts a Vegan Prom to Wrap Up Try Vegan Week 21 Best Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants in America The Lone Star Tick Could Make You Vegetarian Subway is Testing an All Vegan Sub Recipes: Smokey Lentil and Sweet Potato Tacos from Vegan Richa Raw […]

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Cook: Walnut “Taco” Salad

“A culinary creation that baffles the human mind. A 12,000 calorie salad.” -Bud Light Real Men of Genius Commercial You may remember from 1998 to 2008, Bud Light ran a series of commercials aimed at highlighting the men who work in overlooked professions or those who had out of the norm character traits. These included such important men as Mr. Paranoid of the Ocean Guy, […]

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Click: Cheap Girls, Bacon Grease, Guy Picciotto, Waffle Tacos and Other Odds and Ends That Caught My Attention This Week

For the last two weeks, here’s what has been running through my mind: Recipes: Vegan Waffle Tacos (Linked at Vegan Crunk) Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake (Not Vegan) (One Perfect Bite) Lemon Raspberry Pizooki (Vegan Yack Attack) Tofu Chops (Vegan Dad) Tampa Happenings: Mayor’s Mac and Cheese Throwdown (May 10th) Tampa Underwater (Last Week) Taste of Pinellas (May 9th and 10th) The Walking Dead Escape (May 10th) Articles: Philly, Birthplace […]

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Food Pairing 101: What Goes Well With Beth Thornley’s New EP?

Magnolia and Gabrielle. Britney Spears in Spring Breakers. Pixies in Fight Club. Tom Petty in Jerry Maguire. Every once in a while a film director perfectly pairs a song with the scene that is playing out before your eyes. It is such a flawless union that song and clip cease to exist separately. They become forever intertwined, you can’t have one without the other. A […]

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Cook: Arizona Navajo Taco (50 for 50 #5)

A couple years ago bleacher report did a list of the 50 biggest sports whiners. This head band wearing, racket throwing, umpire molesting, tennis player took home top billing. Well last week I made a batch of beans that would give John McEnroe a run for his money. I’m talking WHINERS with a capital every letter in the word. These guys wouldn’t shut up. They […]

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Major League Gluten Free Avocado Tacos With A Side of Magic Bones

So remember that bag of avocados I had? Well the soup wasn’t enough to rid myself of all that it held so I needed something else. I became enamored with the Crispy Baked Avocado Tacos from the Chubby Vegetarian and those avocados quickly hit my kitchen counter for their transition into taco hood. These things were easy to put together and quick. In order to meet the […]

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Where We Eat: Anise Global Gastrobar

“You get what you pay for!” was a quote my middle school science teacher shouted every time a clutzy teen dropped a beaker on the floor that broke into a gazillion pieces. It was his attempt at a humorous mantra that was met with mostly bored hormonal eyes. Can’t blame him for trying. For the most part Tampa is filled with restaurants that give you […]

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Wildebeest Tacos Laced with PEDICO and Starkeeper

My niece E arrived in town yesterday to do some exploring of Florida’s wildlife. She was being accompanied by her cop friend on the trip. J-Fur and I met the two of them for dinner at Ella’s. Between bites of fried green tomatoes, spicy taters and cheeseless pizza, a thought occurred to me. Dude, I’m a wildebeest. This thought was followed by a number of […]

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