Posts filed under “Food and Drink”

Alan Adler, Inventor of AeroPress and Aerobie

Apparently, he mostly invents things that are round and begin with the words of Aero:

Inventor Portrait: Alan Adler (AeroPress; Aerobie) from David Friedman on Vimeo.
Source: Vimeo

Category: Food and Drink, Science, Technology, Video

101 Best Wineries in America

# 101 Trione Vineyards and Winery, Geyserville, Calif. # 100 Dolin Malibu Estate Vineyard, Malibu, Calif. # 99 Hope Family Wines, Paso Robles, Calif. # 98 Ste. Chapelle Winery, Caldwell, Idaho # 97 Broc Cellars, Berkeley, Calif. # 96 Cornerstone Cellars, Yountville, Calif. # 95 Gruet Winery, Albuquerque, New Mexico # 94 MacPhaill Family Wines,…Read More

Category: Food and Drink

The Chemistry of Watermelon

Source: Compound Interest

Category: Food and Drink, Science

The World’s Fish: Growing Demand, Shrinking Supply

Source: Bloomberg

Category: Consumer Spending, Food and Drink, Science

Bad Brunchers: 11 Types of People Who Ruin Brunch

Accuracy is what makes this so amusing:

Category: Food and Drink, Video

How much water does it take to create … everything?

Click for a somewhat disconcerting, interactive graphic. Source: LA Times

Category: Digital Media, Food and Drink, Science

There has been surprising news across minimum-wage land: Paychecks are beginning to rise. Earlier this year, Wal-Mart raised its minimum pay to $9 an hour, then Target matched. Now McDonald’shas improved on those rates. Starting July 1, McDonald’s will pay at least $1 an hour more than the local minimum wage for workers at the restaurants…Read More

Category: Food and Drink, Wages & Income

Pour-Over: Smart, Artisinal Coffee Machine

click for bigger image From Poppy   Hey! You kids at Poppy! You don’t understand what you have here, so let me bring you up to speed: Nobody cares that this machine is “carefully handcrafted in San Francisco” or that it automatically reorders coffee filters. It’s simply a gorgeous looking, single cup brewing fully automatic…Read More

Category: Food and Drink, Technology

Periodic Table of Wine

Source: Chemogenesis

Category: Digital Media, Food and Drink

The Chemistry of Champagne

Source: Compound Interest

Category: Digital Media, Food and Drink, Science