The Ancient and Esoteric Order of the Jackalope

"food"

Magical food! Wonderful food! Marvelous food! Fabulous food! Beautiful food! Glorious food!

a sandwich made with three types of peanut butter

Crunchy or Wrong

a deep dive into the sticky, messy history of peanut butter

Who deserves the credit for inventing peanut butter? A Michigan physician? A Missouri snack food maker? A Canadian chemist? None of the above?

the plato celestial

Food of the Gods

we make Acquanetta's "plato celestial"

While researching Acquanetta, I stumbled across one of the Venezuelan Volcano's own recipes, a veritable feast for the gods.

Eggs Sardou and Pommes Anna, a la #7

You Are Who You Eat

foods named after famous people

Time to dress up, because #7 is inviting you to a dinner party where all the foods are famous. Or at least have famous namesakes.

a portrait of James Buchanan Brady

He Could Eat It All

the glitter, glamor, and gluttony of Diamond Jim Brady (1856-1917)

In an age of excess, he was the most excessive one of all. This week, we look back at the life of legendary salesman and gourmand Diamond Jim Brady.

stack of cookbooks

Milking It for All It’s Worth

let's get saucy and talk about b├ęchamel

We delve into the world of sauces by talking about the history and use of the milkiest sauce of all - b├ęchamel!