Future Wine

Future Wine

(First published in print in Stoneboat 5.1 – Fall 2014) Climate change will challenge traditional wine making, while new areas of the world will be able to grow competitive vintages, even North Korea.  Here are some new wines we can expect to please our palates...
GMO Calculator

GMO Calculator

(Originally published in theNewerYork – July 2, 2014) GMO’s (Genetically Modified Organisms) are all over the news. Are they safe? Are they in your food? Who’s minding the planet’s genetic ‘store’ to ensure that these new combinations of genetic material don’t...
Bake A Bone

Bake A Bone

(Originally published in theNewerYork –  July 2014) Bake A Bone, the countertop appliance that bakes homemade, all-natural dog treats at home, as seen on TV. Recipes for these treats are organic and gluten free, and include such runaway hit flavors as Cheesy,...
The Paleo Diet

The Paleo Diet

(First published in Dark Matter Journal, Summer 2014 Issue #5) The Paleo Diet is the hottest thing since sliced bread. No thanks to a cliché as old as prehistory itself, which has brutish cave dwellers gnawing on hunks of unrecognizable quivering, bloody meats, in the...
An Ice Cream Headache

An Ice Cream Headache

(First published in Loco Magazine, March 23, 2014) Desserts are  fun.  People love to eat them, and chefs love to make them. But I’m going to go against the grain and tell you that they can wreak havoc on your physiology in ways your cuisinier is not telling you. Take...