Uber sweet smoked hoisin ribs. Bitter melon chow chow. Corn on the cob, spicy...– /via SpecialDark - http://bit.ly/igtqYR
CRAB RANGOON: Dungeness crab, fontina fondutta, fried wonton. Peach syrup....– /via SpecialDark - http://bit.ly/jmok9H
Personal Qualities that Create Power
knocksteady: Personal Qualities that Create Power WILL Ambition Energy Focus Persistence and resilience SKILL Self-knowledge and self-reflection (Recognize your mistakes.) Confidence Empathic understanding of others (See the situation from their point of view.) Ability to tolerate/manage/handle conflict Source: Stanford Graduate School of Business Professor Jeffrey Pfeffer,...
Rebuilding A Soy Sauce Company, From The Barrel Up →
Michihiro Kono is the ninth-generation chief executive of soy sauce maker Yagisawa Co. in Rikuzentakata, Japan. His factory, storeroom, customer records and two of his employees were washed away in the tsunami. But he’s determined to rebuild.
Visa invests in Square →
chartier: Gee, you think Square is on to something? Visa has invested an undisclosed amount in exchange for a seat on Square’s advisory board.
Hapa Ramen: The Menu! →
haparamen: Bar Tartine Monday May 2 Yellowtail Jack “Spring Roll” Or Spring Vegetables, Meyer Lemon, and Crispy Yuba Slow Cooked Egg, Stewed Morels, and Spiced Yogurt Or Slow Cooked Egg, Pancetta and Rye Crumbs Pork or Vegetarian Ramen, Family Style Garnish Sweets 45$, wine pairings available …
Mansions On The Moon - "Darkness" →
Herschell / Special*Dark’s comment - Article follows below: I liked a YouTube video: Mansions On The Moon spent seven days working on their new album at the Red Bull Studio in Los Angeles, California. Check out their video for Darkness, which gives a glimpse of what went on behind the scenes. Mansions on the Moon is the lates… /via Google Reader
He notes with pride a recent sequence in which peas were shelled for a dish,...– Sean Baker, executive chef of Berkeley’s Gather restaurant. Chefs’ recipe for recycling - repurpose, reinvent /via SF gate
What's on the Menu? (beta) →
We’re transcribing our historical restaurant menus, dish by dish, so that they can be searched by what people were actually eating. It’s a big job so we need your help! High quality scans of menus from the 1900’s onward. I love the old school layouts, headers and the sheer volume of menu items. Fascinating.
Olive oil poached shrimp, pea puree. Radish batons, bonito salt. #flavornote– /via SpecialDark - http://bit.ly/dZtMAZ
Annie Stoll Takes Us Behind the Hiring Process at... →
Craig and Annie Stoll of Delfina in San Francisco’s hiring practices for front of house staff. Printed out and filed.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-4-17) →
Incubus (340) Chester French (29) Dub Tribute to Incubus (24) WORLD ORDER (18) The String Quartet (12) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Meatloaf, smoked porter gravy, crispy onions. Grits, heavy on the cheddar. ...– /via SpecialDark - http://bit.ly/dRDRMm
Soup: Tender beef shank, egg noodles, crispy broccoli, piles of charred green...– /via SpecialDark - http://bit.ly/fWbu5p
Cold: Tripe, Calabrian chilies, cherry peppers, thin slices of blanched garlic,...– /via SpecialDark - http://bit.ly/eCvEg7
Josef Centeno Dreams About the Porchetta at Ned... →
Herschell / Special*Dark’s comment - Nice technique - I had to adjust myself a little when I saw the bits of pig’s ear :P Article follows below: It’s a porchetta di testa, or “roll of head,” served at room temp. Each week on the Food Chain, we ask a chef to describe a dish he or she recently enjoyed. The chef who prepared the dish responds and then picks his or...
Chicago-style mother frackin’ hot dogs. #flavornote– /via SpecialDark - http://bit.ly/fd8RNt
Metro’s New Seats →
Herschell / Special*Dark’s comment - WORD. Article follows below: KCM Orion VII 7004 by punkrawker4783 Metro bus riders will be sitting on slimmer and more modern looking seats when they get on board King County Metro’s new 40-foot Orion VII Next Generation buses and 60-foot articulated New Flyer DE60LFR buses, according to photos on Flickr by punkrawker4783. The 4One Aries seats are...
KNOCKSTEADY LIVE - GRIEVES AND BUDO →
Herschell / Special*Dark’s comment - Article follows below: I liked a YouTube video: Download the entire podcast on iTunes or http://bit.ly/ijlTBs Follow Grieves & Budo http://bit.ly/dHBfLE http://bit.ly/fcv4Q4 Check out their upcoming album Together/Apart. June 21st on Rhymesayers. http://bit.ly/gWBTVR… /via Google Reader
Another Red Mill to open this fall →
Herschell / Special*Dark’s comment - OOOOOOOOOH SNAPS. RIGHT DOWN THE STREET. Article follows below: Our sister site MyBallard reports that Magnolia residents will soon have two Red Mill locations nearby. In addition to the Interbay location, the popular burger joint is getting ready to open in Ballard at the old Totem House location across from the Ballard Locks at 3058 NW 54th St....