Alibi V.18 No.49 • Dec 3-9, 2009 

Have Fork, Will Travel

The Borscht Ultimatum

How I almost paid dearly for a bowl of borscht, and how to make it right

Late at night on a train in Siberia, I had a run-in with the Russian mob over a bowl of borscht.

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Chowtown Restaurant Guide

Get Out There

It’s summer in Burque and myriad patios await your presence. Snap the kids out of their bought air-and-video game trance for an outing that culminates in the joyful consumption of healthful and delicious paletas—no, really!—or invite some colleagues and comrades out to smash the swanky local rooftop bar scene with you. If you’re looking for a more pastoral vibe, get your farm-to-table on in Albuquerque’s resplendent North Valley. Here are a handful of our favorite patios in The Duke City. Don’t neglect to slather on some sunscreen and install a rideshare app (such as Uber, Lyft or zTrip) on your smartphone ... in case you over-hydrate.

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