More Businesses Demand Biometric ID

More Businesses Demand Biometric ID

A growing number of private businesses require biometric authentication from customers, which has led to complaints of privacy invasion. Biometric data are difficult to fake but also tell businesses far more than they need to know about a customer. Bars, convenience stores and ski resorts have been collecting biometric information of customers who register on…

Hungarian Mushroom Soup

Hungarian Mushroom Soup

A few years ago, I visited the Alaska State Fair and ate my way through a variety of comfort foods, including Hungarian mushroom soup, or gomba leves. It’s a mushroom-heavy soup spiced with Hungarian paprika, dill, and thyme. This soup just hits the spot on a cold night. There are a number of variations that…

Meyer Lemon Margarita

Meyer Lemon Margarita

IngredientsCocktail:1½oz. Patrón Silver Tequila1Tbsp. sugar cane (raw brown, organic)½cup ice¼cup Meyer lemon juice (1-2 whole ripe Meyer lemons, depending on size.) Do not discard after juicingGood salt (pink Himalayan or regionally made salt)OPTIONAL: ½ of a ripe passion fruit, scoopedPreparation PreparationStep 1Set up your station: lay a wet paper towel down and a small cutting board…