Texas Governor Cuts Off $300 Supplemental Unemployment Benefits Next Month

TEXAS GOVERNOR CUTS OFF $300 SUPPLEMENTAL UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS NEXT MONTH

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Restaurants Grapple With CDC's New Mask Mandates

RESTAURANTS GRAPPLE WITH CDC'S NEW MASK MANDATES

The CDC's latest guidelines pose a conundrum for restaurants that are still enforcing mask-wearing policies

 
 
 
Congress's Restaurant Revitalization Fund Is Already Running Out of Money

CONGRESS'S RESTAURANT REVITALIZATION FUND IS ALREADY RUNNING OUT OF MONEY

Ekaterina Pokrovsky/Shutterstock The SBA relief fund earmarked $28.6 billion for struggling restaurants. It's already received $65...

National Restaurant Workers Organization Taps ‘Top Chef' Alum as First Executive Director

NATIONAL RESTAURANT WORKERS ORGANIZATION TAPS ‘TOP CHEF' ALUM AS FIRST EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Nick Hagen for The New York Times The Detroit chef, activist, entrepreneur Kiki Louya will lead strategy for the Restaurant Workers'...

 
 
 
How a New York City Restaurant Loses Money on a $14 Sandwich

HOW A NEW YORK CITY RESTAURANT LOSES MONEY ON A $14 SANDWICH

Photo by James Park Breaking down the food, labor, and fixed costs of Dirt Candy's popular spinach croque-monsieur We often presume...

Of Course We Wanted to Believe the Flamin' Hot Cheetos Guy

OF COURSE WE WANTED TO BELIEVE THE FLAMIN' HOT CHEETOS GUY

Torbakhopper /flickr Richard Montañez's rags-to-riches story of inventing the spicy snack goes up in flames in an LA Times piece Since...

 
 
 
The Secrets Behind the Perfect Eclairs of Lyon's Legendary Pastry Brothers

THE SECRETS BEHIND THE PERFECT ECLAIRS OF LYON'S LEGENDARY PASTRY BROTHERS

Brothers Guillaume and Romain Luyat demonstrate how their popular praline confection is made Brothers Guillaume and Romain Luyat take...

Coronavirus Has Devastated London's Restaurants. Now It's Brexit's Turn

CORONAVIRUS HAS DEVASTATED LONDON'S RESTAURANTS. NOW IT'S BREXIT'S TURN

As COVID-19's influence begins to wane, restaurants, their workers, and their suppliers are heading out of the frying pan and into...

 
 
 
McDonald's Fails to Quell Strike for $15 Minimum Wage With Limited Pay Increases

MCDONALD'S FAILS TO QUELL STRIKE FOR $15 MINIMUM WAGE WITH LIMITED PAY INCREASES

The recent wage hike doesn't apply to 95 percent of workers at franchise restaurants. Detroit and Flint workers will join McDonald's...

Grocery Workers Are Still Dealing with Customer Confrontations Over Masks, More Than a Year Into the Pandemic

GROCERY WORKERS ARE STILL DEALING WITH CUSTOMER CONFRONTATIONS OVER MASKS, MORE THAN A YEAR INTO THE PANDEMIC

Shutterstock For many workers, a year of being expected to bear much of the responsibility for conflict de-escalation has taken its...

 
 
 
Americans Love Free Stuff, But Will They Get Vaccinated for It?

AMERICANS LOVE FREE STUFF, BUT WILL THEY GET VACCINATED FOR IT?

Shutterstock Across the country, the promise of beer, fries, and other freebies are being used to convinced people to get the COVID-19...

The Best Canned Cocktails, According to Bartenders and Mixologists

THE BEST CANNED COCKTAILS, ACCORDING TO BARTENDERS AND MIXOLOGISTS

 
 
 
A Shrimp Creole Recipe That's Fed Generations on a Coastal Georgia Farm

A SHRIMP CREOLE RECIPE THAT'S FED GENERATIONS ON A COASTAL GEORGIA FARM

Siobhán Egan Matthew Raiford's new cookbook ‘Bress 'n' Nyam' intersperses family history with the Gullah Geechee recipes he grew up...

A Giant Dining Oasis Feeds Thousands in Death Valley, the Hottest Place on Earth

A GIANT DINING OASIS FEEDS THOUSANDS IN DEATH VALLEY, THE HOTTEST PLACE ON EARTH

 
 
 
Biden's ‘Suitable Jobs' Remark Is Anti-Worker Political Pandering

BIDEN'S ‘SUITABLE JOBS' REMARK IS ANTI-WORKER POLITICAL PANDERING

BublikHaus /Shutterstock The insistence that unemployed people accept “suitable” job offers is too vague and ignores why people are...

To-Go Alcohol Is Now Permanently Legal in Texas

TO-GO ALCOHOL IS NOW PERMANENTLY LEGAL IN TEXAS

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott officially signed the bill today, allowing restaurants and bars to offer boozy drinks for takeout and delivery

 
 
 
Is Dry-Aged Pork the Future of Steakhouses?

IS DRY-AGED PORK THE FUTURE OF STEAKHOUSES?

Butchers Ben Turley and Brent Young believe this dry-aged pork porterhouse should be on the menu “Pork is generally undervalued,” says...

A Tortellini en Brodo Recipe That Packs an Umami Punch

A TORTELLINI EN BRODO RECIPE THAT PACKS AN UMAMI PUNCH

New York chef Tyler Heckman uses a dried shiitake dashi in place of brodo in his recipe Like a remake of a classic movie or TV show,...

 
 
 
The Unique Challenge of Reopening a Massive Restaurant Space

THE UNIQUE CHALLENGE OF REOPENING A MASSIVE RESTAURANT SPACE

China Live in San Francisco | Patricia Chang George Chen, owner of 30,000-square-foot China Live, visits Eater's Digest Like many restaurant...

Why Restaurants Aren't Thrilled About a Sudden Return to Full-Capacity Dining

WHY RESTAURANTS AREN'T THRILLED ABOUT A SUDDEN RETURN TO FULL-CAPACITY DINING

D.C. restaurants and bars are scrambling to prepare to open at full capacity on May 21 after more than a year of partial shutdowns...

 
 
 



Italian Style Beef Wellington

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Chicken Liver Pate

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This Guy's Mesmerizing Pottery Videos Have TikTok Feeling Both Impressed and...

This Guy's Mesmerizing Pottery Videos Have TikTok Feeling Both Impressed and Thirsty

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ICYMI, This Strawberry Stool From HomeGoods Is TikTok's Newest Obsession

ICYMI, This Strawberry Stool From HomeGoods Is TikTok's Newest Obsession

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28 Gifts From Target That Pet Parents and Their Furry Friends Will Appreciate

28 Gifts From Target That Pet Parents and Their Furry Friends Will Appreciate

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28 Outdoor Furniture Finds That Are Comfy, Cool, and Modern

28 Outdoor Furniture Finds That Are Comfy, Cool, and Modern

Now more than ever we're getting excited to spend time outside soaking up some vitamin D. If you're planning on doing it in your own space, then no doubt you'll want to spruce... Read more ...

If You're Wondering What to Do With Old Face Masks, Here Are the Best Options

If You're Wondering What to Do With Old Face Masks, Here Are the Best Options

With COVID-19 infection rates on the decline and more people receiving vaccinations , the end of the coronavirus pandemic feels like it's finally within reach. After more than... Read more ...

19 Incredible Home Products You'll Never Believe We Found on Sale at Nordstrom

19 Incredible Home Products You'll Never Believe We Found on Sale at Nordstrom

We love shopping at Nordstrom for many reasons; from its cute clothes to huge beauty department, the store truly has it all. One section we never pass up, though, is its... Read more ...

Texas Governor Cuts Off $300 Supplemental Unemployment Benefits Next Month

Texas Governor Cuts Off $300 Supplemental Unemployment Benefits Next Month

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Bubbie's Plant Burgers are a delicious testament to the power of teamwork

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Cocktail Talk: The Big Con

Cocktail Talk: The Big Con

A rarity amongst the Cocktail Talk posts here on the old Spiked Punch, the below quote is from a non-fiction book, The Big Con. But what a book! The tome about the, well, the... Read more ...