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Dalat: A Capital Idea

Curious about how Southeast Asian natives opened a Vietnamese restaurant in Southeast Michigan, an answer that is intriguing and historically significant. Son Le and his parents, Lang Bui and Hoanh Le, were part of the ‘boat people’ who left Vietnam in the early 1980s. At the end of the Indo-China War, with America’s withdrawal from

Ascending Everest Sherpa’s Flavoral Medlies

Delicious foods for natives and tourists alike at Everest Sherpa.

Poke Fish and More—Hawaiian Inflected Fare

For a light but filling meal that leaves you feeling clean and healthy, Poke Fish is a great addition to the Washtenaw County culinary landscape. Like pho and ramen before it, this dining option migrated from Asia, across the Pacific, finally arriving here from the Left Coast. We’re glad Adam Chen picked Ann Arbor for his poke vision, and we will visit again soon to make certain that he knows it.

Mo P’s, Please—There is Chicken, There is Fried Chicken, and Then There is Mo P’s Fried Chicken

Listed as a restaurant of “Southern-style,” this genre ascription discounts the gravitas of Mo P’s culinary machinations.

Ollie Food + Spirits

Ollie Food + Spirits, the name of Mark and Danielle Teachout’s restaurant in Ypsi’s Depot Town, came from an unexpected past. When Mark was young, his father explained that he had a name selected for Mark before he was born, Burgess Oliver. Despite his father’s selection, his mother prevailed and he was given the moniker

City Chefs 2018

High heat, sharp objects, open flames, and picky customers. The chef’s life ain’t easy— but it is inventive and demanding, and these Washtenaw County chefs live for the thrill of it. Nick Hinderliter Night Cook, Lucky’s Market 1919 S. Industrial Hwy. | Ann Arbor 734-368-9137 | luckysmarket.com What did you have for dinner last night? A

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Learn Homesteading at Washtenaw Community College

There are many facets of sustainable living and Homesteading 101 covers a wide range of interests. Topics include gardening, keeping chickens, canning, crafting, harvesting, cooking, and even learning how to make your own makeup. Whether you live in the country or the city, you won’t want to miss this eclectic presentation if you’ve ever considered

Date Night at One Bowl Asian Cuisine

Nominated as the number one Asian restaurant in Michigan in past years, One Bowl Asian Cuisine is known for their delicious pho and Instagram-worthy setting. Now they are offering a special Valentine’s Day meal for couples. The menu will be announced closer to the night of the dinner. $49 per couple | 11am Thursday, February

Learn How To Create French Macarons

Keegan C. Rodgers, Head Baker at the People’s Food Co-Op, will guide you in the delicate art of the French macaron.

Planting Seeds For Food Literacy

Food Literacy for All promotes discussions about sustainable agriculture and the commitment to growing healthy foods, often with lectures by guest speakers.

Paint And Enjoy A Glass Of Wine During Tropical Nouveau

The University Flower Shop and Bløm Meadworks present Tropical Nouveau, a new twist on the trend of painting while enjoying a glass of wine.

Learn How To Make Fondue And Swiss Raclette

Zingerman’s Creamery is hosting a fondue and raclette event, where you will learn how to make two different kinds of fondue and a traditional Swiss raclette.