Category Archive: Recipes

Olympic Eats: Banoffee Pie

Banoffee Pie is the proto-Crack Pie. I took my first bite while vacationing with K in Palm Springs (maybe the least British place ever) and it was all over from there. Sitting fireside… Continue reading

Bridesmaids Brown Bottom Cupcakes

While whether or not seeing women vomiting on each other or taking violent dumps in sinks qualifies as a feminist triumph is still being debated, in my mind there’s no arguing that Kristen… Continue reading

Laura’s Torta

A universally relatable tale it is not, but anyone who has lived in a big city far from home may find Leap Year, Michael Rowe’s intimate portrait of a Mexico City young woman… Continue reading

Uncle Boonmee Khao Yam (Rice Salad)

Loosely based on a book given to director Apichatpong “Joe” Weerasethakul by a buddhist monk, Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives is a lush and languid film chronicling the experiences of… Continue reading

Terri Toast

The food in Terri, Azazel Jacobs and Patrick Dewitt’s tender portrait of a fat kid in pajamas awkwardly lumbering through high school, is not supposed to look appetizing. Offered up as evidence of… Continue reading