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 Jun 17 - 23, 2010 
Jeffrey Lee and Elaine DiFederico in the Hand To Mouth greenhouse
Mina Yamashita

Mina's Dish

By Mina Yamashita

Hand To Mouth Foods

It’s Los Ranchos Growers’ Market opening day, and when I arrive at 7 a.m., a lively crowd is already jockeying for position around the stalls. I find Hand To Mouth Foods, LLC where Jeffrey Lee and wife Elaine DiFederico offer tables full of starter plants, assorted greens and carefully packed early harvests. I’m looking for breakfast, and in the midst of the greens is a tempting array of baked goods. I walk away munching a piñon-spangled custard tart, saving an onion galette and a fruit tart for later.

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Pho sure
Sergio Salvador

Restaurant Review

2000 Vietnam

Neighborhood Vietnamese joint is in the groove

By Ari LeVaux

Come for the emissions testing, come back for the duck soup. That's the brilliant business model that almost was, but isn't. It turns out 2000 Vietnam Restaurant and Saigon Express Emissions Testing, in an attached garage on Zuni and San Mateo, are separate businesses. But I'm still coming back for the duck soup.

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EVENT HORIZON (Saturday, Oct 10)

Peruse the Brews

6th Annual New Mexico Brew Fest

By Desiree Garcia
Celebrate New Mexico's thriving craft beer industry.
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