By Victoria Jones “Leave the gun. Take the cannoli.” Other than from the well-known quote from “The Godfather,” many Americans haven’t the first clue what cannoli are, where to find ...
Pizza Des Moines
Searching the city for an ancient art By Jim Duncan Any way you look at them, pizza are flat out contradictions. They’re a “fast food” that takes hours to prepare, pies we eat as a main course and a plural word usually used as if singular. They are also a relatively “new” food, at least […]
By Jim Duncan The year 2013 charged forth like the horsemen of the apocalypse. A two-headed lamb was born in Ghana. Newly discovered FPIES (food allergies) baffled doctors around America as children suddenly began reacting to just about every food (chiefly soy, rice, milk and oats) with life-threatening symptoms. Olive oil prices skyrocketed after a […]