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Who Are You Calling a Fat Witch?

Quick. Think of a catchy name for a bakery. We’re betting “Fat Witch” isn’t the first term that comes to mind. Interestingly, the phrase has become synonymous with the most spectacular brownies in New York City, which—full disclosure—happen to be available through our site. So how did the bakery get a moniker that includes a word no branding expert in ... Read More »

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 »

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