Alibi V.18 No.44 • Oct 29-Nov 4, 2009 
Beef empanada (left) and scallops   al pil-pil

Restaurant Review

Cosmo Tapas

An international trip, right down to the exchange rate

Tapas, Spanish for “snacks you eat before or after a night of partying” (or simply “appetizers” for short), have become wildly popular left of the Atlantic in recent years. While the chance to mix it up with several dishes sounds yummy enough, tapas eateries—and their customers—have had to struggle with an obvious flaw: You can end up getting less food per dollar than with full-sized portions.

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Tomato Fiesta

Buy heirloom tomatos, participate in gardening seminars, a cooking demonstration, browse the garden trade fair and great food.
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