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Foragers postards

Foragers Table: Freshest in New York

Foragers Table in Chelsea opened in 2012 with a firm belief that every product they sell should be locally sourced, sustainable and organic. Foragers also has…

Roasted sucklings pigs

CraveTO: Yearning for More Tastes!

I was able to check out CraveTO in Toronto last night. Tickets cost $20. Doors opened at 5pm. We arrived at the red-carpeted entrance of The Burroughes,…

yamchops dragons den cbc

YamChops Part 2: Dragons DO Eat Vegan!

One of my first LettuceMeat feature articles back in 2014 covered Toronto-based YamChops, arguably the world’s first “Vegetarian Butcher”.  Notwithstanding the clever juxtaposed food noun name (teehee!),…

chickens pair

Chickens for Rent!

For city folk increasingly obsessed with foods that are locally sourced, organic, seasonal, farm-to-table and sustainable (think Portlandia’s on-point “Farm” episode), the idea of raising chickens in their backyard is…