10 years back, Calvin Trillin gave a brilliant talk here in Oxford in which he quoted past New Yorker articles liberally.
I was thinking about Bud when I wrote this piece about the state of potlikker, which quotes my own thesis. Spoiler alert: It also includes rationalizations that connect potlikker and dashi.
15 years into my relationship with the Oxford American I value that magazine more than ever.
Look for a special food issue -- my third guest editor gig with the magazine -- in the spring of 2015.