Ha Long Bay Brings Tastes of Thailand, Laos and Vietnam to Madison

By Annaleigh Wetzel Snagging one of the last open tables, my brother and I slid into a window booth at the local favorite Thai restaurant better known as Ha Long Bay. As its name suggests, Ha Long Bay specializes in Vietnamese, Laotian and Thai food. While Madison is home to a wealth of ethnic Asian … [Read more…]

Alternative Meat Eating with Bartlett Durand

By Liz Schnee When Bartlett Durand attended UW-Madison, he was a Ramen and Prego sauce connoisseur, just like your typical college student. Years later he’s the owner of the Conscious Carnivore, a nearby butcher shop that prides itself on its socially-just practices and quality meat. To paint an image of the store, one of the … [Read more…]

Chocolate Avocado Cookies

By Noelle Lebow Before you say “ew!” and look at a different recipe, hear me out. Chocolate avocado cookies use cocoa powder and chocolate chunks to overpower the flavor of the avocado. You won’t be able to taste it at all. If you don’t believe me, give a cookie to your friend and see if … [Read more…]