Food for Thought
The art and science of fermentation
By Ari LeVaux
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.
Have Fork, Will Travel
Las Vegas, New Mexico
By Mina Yamashita
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.
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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