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At San Francisco's SPQR, chef Matthew Accarrino gives Northern Californian ingredients a little Italian flair.
Accarrino has worked under industry heavyweights Rick Moonen, Todd English, Charlie Palmer and Tom Colicchio. He was also notably recruited in 2004 as opening sous chef of Thomas Keller’s three Michelin-starred Per Se.
Seeing as summer is the time to pack up the ol' station wagon and hit the road, Accarrino offers up his obligatory pit-stops on the ultimate culinary road trip through Italy. Not exactly Wally World, but it'll most certainly do.
5 Must-Eats on an Italian Road Trip: Matthew Accarrino
With the Deepwater Horizon oil spill closing waters to shrimpers off of Louisiana, many wonder if there will be more Louisiana fishermen in Texas waters trying to salvage their shrimping season.
According to new research from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health, McDonald's, Burger King, and Wendy's decreased trans fat and saturated fats in their cooking oil between 1997 and 2008.
Though, health experts are warning not to skidaddle to the drive-thru just yet.
To celebrate its 65th anniversary and National Ice Cream Day on July 18, Baskin-Robbins is sending five of its 31 flavors off to the retirement home.
At the end of July, the ice cream chain will ice out Caramel Praline Cheesecake, Campfire S'mores, Apple Pie a La Mode, Superfudge Truffle and French Vanilla.
Better scoop 'em up before they melt away.
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