Restaurateur is a humanitarian with a lot on his plate
By Mina Yamashita
It’s no secret that restaurants are strong supporters of the communities in which they serve. They are, after all, the face of the hospitality industry. This year Scalo Northern Italian Grill received the New Mexico Restaurant Association’s Restaurant Neighbor Award, sharing accolades with sister restaurant Brasserie La Provence. Their ongoing contributions have supported many Duke City groups including schools, churches, civic organizations and, notably, Dismas House, a transitional living facility.
Courtesy of James Johnson Piett
Food for Thought
Apples to Urbanites
How one man is reconnecting the inner city to fresh produce
By Ari LeVaux
James Johnson Piett digs retail—specifically, food retail. Focusing on things like "operationalizing how consumers move through a store," as he puts it, might seem prohibitively geeky. But Piett makes it seem very cool.
Southwest Chocolate and Coffee Fest
By Joshua Lee
The nation's largest festival dedicated to chocolate, coffee and gourmet foods.
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Shrub to Cup: Coffee Basics at Prosum Roasters
Learn about different processing methods that are used after coffee cherries are harvested to extract the green bean before they are sold.
Southwest Chocolate and Coffee Fest at Manuel Lujan Building @ Expo NM
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