Bonito and Kombu Dashi

Bonito and Kombu Dashi This combination of bonito flakes and kombu makes the most popular and flavorful all-purpose dashi. The idea is to extract the flavors by steeping the ingredients for the first round of […]

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Two Cheers for Capitalism?

Commentary Last month a friend forwarded a link to a hugely important article by David Brooks. Title: “I Was Once a Socialist. Then I Saw How It Worked.” Subtitle: “Two cheers for capitalism, now and forever.” This […]


Foods for Better Brain Power

Wouldn’t it be great if there was a magic pill for brainpower? Or at least a food you could eat to ensure your memory and decision-making abilities remained at a high level into the future? […]