Indigenous Restaurants in Seattle Work to Decolonize Dining

On 29 November, the Indigenous-owned restaurant ʔálʔal Cafe will open in Seattle, joining other Native-owned eateries in the city like the pop-up Native Soul and acclaimed food truck Off the Rez. The new business—which will highlight Indigenous cuisine as well as art—continues the burgeoning movement in Seattle to empower the Native community and educate about their history in the city. Despite being named after Chief …

How Egg Whites Can Help Clean the Ocean

Researchers at Princeton Engineering have discovered that egg whites can create cheap yet efficient filters, a critical finding that could help clean out the estimated 14 million tons of microplastics in the ocean. The research began when Craig Arnold, a co-author of the study, was eating lunch and realized the structure of his sandwich could be perfect for filtration. Exploring food led Arnold and engineering …

Holiday Gift Guides 2022: Culinary Culture

All things cooking, drinking and dining in one tasty guide

Food brings us together—from cooking to setting the table and even cleaning up—and there’s nothing quite as special as sharing a meal with those you love. Many items and ingredients go into making these memories. Whether you’re searching for a gift for a talented chef, aspiring cook, natural wine enthusiast, whisky expert or someone who simply loves to discover new flavors and styles, our Culinary …