Gadget Turns Plastic Into Edible Mushrooms

Article by: Jerry James Stone | Written January 22, 2015

A team of microbiologists and designers have created a device that turns man-made trash–specifically plastics–into edible mushrooms. Not the kind you’re used to buying at the farmers market, more like something out of a Bj�rk video.

MasterChef Recipe: Breakfast “Panna Cotta”

Article by: Jerry James Stone | Written June 18, 2014

Inspired by the Italian dessert panna cotta, this breakfast recipe is pure indulgence. The bottom layer is a “salted” caramel made using soy sauce and brown sugar; it’s as tasty as it is weird. The middle is stuffed with creamy coconut and vanilla bean grits. And it’s all topped off with a thin layer of … Continued

Tumblr Artist Turns Food Into Amazing Art

Article by: Jerry James Stone | Written May 30, 2014

Anyone who’s ever played with their food will have nothing but respect for Lauren Purnell’s work. The artist takes simple items found in any produce aisle and turns them into culinary canvases. The detail and accuracy is astonishing. Plus they look very tasty! The Vancouver-based artist has been creating these festive works on Tumblr for … Continued

Fruits and Vegetables You Can Forage in San Francisco

Article by: Jerry James Stone | Written May 28, 2014

California is a pretty special place to live in, no surprise there. From sunny beaches to snow-capped mountains, this golden state has a lot to offer. More so, the food scene is as diverse as the state’s geography; San Francisco especially. You can have Mexican food, Thai, Burmese, southern Indian, or almost any cuisine delivered … Continued