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 V.21 No.32 | August 9 - 15, 2012 
Pickled Pink

Food for Thought

Pickled Pink

The art and science of fermentation

At a Korean superstore in Las Vegas, I watched an employee whose sole job, it seemed, was organizing a vast array of kimchee. Her domain consisted of thousands of plastic tubs of fermented fish and vegetables in various combinations, usually spicy. She darted about the immense display cases and scrutinized the tubs' arrangement, rearranging their contents like beads on a giant abacus.

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The Plaza Hotel, Las Vegas, NM
Mina Yamashita

Have Fork, Will Travel

Las Vegas, New Mexico

The first time I drove through Las Vegas, I had no idea what lay hidden beyond the freeway exits. I remember a Chinese restaurant along the main gas/food drag, and any number of New Mexican restaurants and familiar fast foods. But I’ve since embarked down the side streets to get a closer look at what was once a boomtown. It’s a nice outing just 125 miles from Burque, through verdant hills and open grasslands.

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EVENT HORIZON (Friday, Mar 3)

Great Buds of Fire

Twenty Ninth National Fiery Foods and Barbecue Show

Hundreds of exhibitors showcase samples and sell their best spicy gourmet foods, sauces, spices, sweet-heat treats and rubs.
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Tuesday

Fondue Night Out at The Melting Pot

Wednesday

Bourbon Pairing Dinner at Pueblo Harvest Café

Take a tour of both bourbon and the IPCC’s beautiful permanent exhibit in one decadent evening of culture.

Friday

Twenty Ninth National Fiery Foods and Barbecue Show at Sandia Resort & Casino

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