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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 »

Shipping Costs in Context

We know!  We know that because of food’s perishable nature, shipping it across the country is expensive.  And we are not happy about that  either. As we evolve, we’ll do everything we can to lower the price of shipping so it will cost less to get the great food from our partners delivered directly to you. In another posting, we’ll ... Read More »

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