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The Ultimate Tailgate Party

Two Saturdays ago, on a glorious Indian summer afternoon at Stanford Stadium in Palo Alto, California, the Stanford Cardinal upset the USC Trojans in a very exciting sold-out football game. My wife, Lauren, and her fellow Stanford alumni rejoiced in the thumping of a loathed and fearsome Pac 12 rival. But the Stanford victory, gratifying as it was, was not ... Read More »

Friday Food Fetish: Snow’s Brisket

With summer in the rear view mirror and tailgate season upon us, we are lusting for authentic Texas barbecue, particularly this award-winning brisket from Snow’s BBQ in Lexington, Texas. We’ve sunk our teeth into many a brisket to find the best there is and we just kept going back to this impossibly good hunk of meat, which reveals thick smoky ... Read More »

How We Select Foods for Our Site

As a restaurant professional in various capacities, I have spent a career striving to improve the procurement, preparation, cooking, and serving of delicious food. A significant amount of the business I oversaw was for takeout and delivery—meals that were not only delicious but had to “travel well.” When my brother and I teamed up to found FoodyDirect, “travel well” took ... Read More »

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