Why Service-Included Bills Shouldn't Include Space for Extra Tips

/ August 31, 2017

If you're like me and dread the process of adding up the tip at the end of a meal, you kind of like when a restaurant gives you a check where the tip is already included....

In Memoriam: Joseph Rocha

/ August 23, 2017

Every once in a while, we here at Critical Mousse need to take a breather from the world of food and recognize our friends and family who have contributed so much to our lives....

We Need More American Indian Restaurants in NYC

/ August 11, 2017

Remember Silverbird? It was an interesting, short-lived American Indian restaurant on Manhattan's Upper West Side that offered bison burgers and other treats meant to showcase the varied cuisines of the first inhabitants of the United States. I remember going to Silverbird in the 1980s and enjoying ...

The Whole EVOO Thing

/ August 4, 2017

Maybe we should just change the names of all but the simplest of ingredients into acronyms to match what's often done with extra-virgin olive oil....

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