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Friday, November 09, 2012

The "Aperitivo" Movement

Monday, October 29, 2012

 If I were to start a movement, it would be to import the notion of the aperitf - aperitivo in Spanish - into our bustling North American lives.  Too sensitive for politics and too cowardly for seismic social reform, I would prefer to have a little impact on our quality of life.  Food and wine are the fodder and dew that sustain us, and if we'd just spin less and savor more, we'd be happier and healthier.  The Protestant work ethic runs deep in my veins, but my recent trip to Jerez showed me how acutely we need some peace injected into our eating habits.   Read More...