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Black Tree Burger. Photo courtesy of Black Tree.
Drink / Food / Profiles / Restaurants / Tasty DM / Yum

Innovative Eats: How Black Tree Is Converting Vegans In NYC

While we here at Epicure & Culture love farm-to-table ventures, there’s no denying the concept has been talked about to death. That’s why it’s always exciting to find delicious venues taking the “eat local” philosophy above and beyond what most are doing, immersing their guests in a world of delicious […]

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Big Impact: How Bikes Are Empowering Women In Afghanistan [Video]
Global Ethics / Middle East / Profiles / Projects / Video

Big Impact: How Bikes Are Empowering Women In Afghanistan [Video]

Liv Beyond – Shannon Galpin as Liv Ambassador from LET MEDIA on Vimeo.“Riding in Afghanistan is like nothing else in the world. It’s hot, it’s dusty, you’re in layers and layers of clothing, and yet you’re surrounded by these epic mountains. It’s incredibly beautiful, but obviously also dangerous.” – Shannon […]

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Photo courtesy of Dina Avila Photography
Drink / Experiences / North America / Profiles / Restaurants / Tasty DM / Trip Journal

Beyond Books: The Library For Whiskey Connoisseurs In Portland, Oregon

If you like whiskey, hop on a plane right now and head to Portland, Oregon. While Portland is known for being home to more breweries than any other city in the country and being within driving distance of the Wakeema Valley with its abundant wineries, there is now a new […]

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Delicious pizza. Photo courtesy of Rool Paap.
Food / North America / Profiles / Restaurants / Tasty DM / Travel / Trip Journal / Yum

Tasty Travel: In Pursuit Of Pizza Perfection

When my doctor told me in 2007 that I was lactose intolerant and that I needed to remove dairy from my diet, I took his advice into consideration for all of an hour before going out and getting myself a Big Mac and strawberry milkshake. You know when someone tells […]

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Hammocks In Heaven: A Culinary Escape To The Guatemalan Jungle
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Hammocks In Heaven: A Culinary Escape To The Guatemalan Jungle

On a recent trip to Guatemala, I met a woman who left her urban life as a fitness guru in Guatemala City to tease out the secret ingredients of the jungle in order to nourish guests in a forest retreat. She went on a weekend holiday, fell in love with […]

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