EPIC EPIC EPIC video of Daigo and Justin Wong, two of the best arcade fighters around, premiering Super Street Fighter IV in 3 exhibition matches and then a best 3 out of 5. via “You should buy Super Street Fighter IV if…” by Ben Kuchera on Arstechnica’s Opposable Thumbs. THE ENDING IS OMGAPEGHPOWEGJLDSAG:LAMV FREAKING AMAZING.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-4-25) →
Broken Bells (38) The Bird and the Bee (31) Nujabes (21) Metric (10) The xx (5) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Naruto Shippuuden Movie 3 released →
via Dattebayo. ANIME FIST PUMP.
Whole Foods Now Offering Kombucha on Tap in S.F. →
ANOTHER ONE BARTENDER - I DON’T FEEL DETOXIFIED ENOUGH. lols.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-4-18) →
The Bird and the Bee (366) Charlotte Gainsbourg (14) Mos Dub (9) Metric (7) Fela Kuti (2) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
San Francisco Detours Into Reality Tourism →
I used to live in the tenderloin (Okay, 8th and Market, but STILL!) and it gets pretty freaking gnarly on Jones St. According to San Francisco Days: The name “Tenderloin”, according to some accounts, refers to the cuts of meat that SF police officers used to buy with the extra pay they would get for working the neighborhood. Obligatory mention of Dottie’s True Blue Cafe. :P
Slow Food Seattle: List of Farmers Markets →
I owe so much to the Queen Anne Farmers Market. I love you guys / gals :)
The Bold Italic: Super Bowl →
Great overview of ramen in the SF bay. Richie Nakano (of Nopa and soon to be Hapa Ramen) gives his recipe here too IN METRIC. word.
Time to Respect the Ramen →
Chicago just discovered ramen (even though they’ve had Japan’s own Santouka in Arlington Heights for YEARS). That’s cute. Via Mark. In case you’re visiting: Seattle: Samurai Ramen. SF: Soon to be opened Hapa Ramen.
It’s common during the height of spring to see one whole salmon cost $400. A few...– Richard Blais on his addiction to Spring. It starts an interesting discussion. The cost of cooking a fancy meal at home is negligible, your labor is free. When you purchase Wagyu beef, duck eggs, micro greens and foie, you find value in it. That’s all you pay for. In a restaurant,...
A Japanese Cuisine Inspired Food Blog in French →
Things like this make me happy.
How I Did It: Jerry Murrell, Five Guys Burgers and... →
A great read about the growth of a chain, if only for the dedication for quality and attention to detail.
POTRERO HILL - Nopa sous chef, Richie Nakano and bartender, Kitty Gallisa, have...– via Eater.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-4-11) →
Broken Bells (110) The Bird and the Bee (100) Nujabes (28) The Morning Benders (5) Sato Naoki (3) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
The Ultimate Five-Bottle Bar, Perfect for... →
Lowering the pH of protein retards Maillard browning. So meat that has been...– Bob del Grosso on Acidic-based meat marinades via A Hunger Artist
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-4-4) →
The xx (225) school food punishment (37) The Morning Benders (37) Nujabes + Fat Jon (23) Tsutchie - fat jon (18) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Broken Bells Announce Spring Tour With the Morning... →
04.02.2010 The Morning Benders at the Crocodile...
The iPad Will Be Your Next TV →
Reposting my tweet: Has anyone made a sexy iPad wall mount? I’d put on in the kitchen to check recipes & have it blast music wirelessly via an Airport Express That’d be hotness.