Haute Plates - October 2015

MEAT IS MURDER?

According to the World Health Organization, consumption of red meat may cause cancer in humans, and processed meat does cause cancer in humans. Here’s what they had to say about eating “red” meat:   After thoroughly reviewing the accumulated scientific…

The Jellicle Ball Delayed?

My life is very similar to the scene in the Disney movie where the animals surround Snow White as she sings “With a Smile and a Song,” except I cannot hit those high notes, am slightly more buxom and do…

Tipping and You

Many years ago a friend of mine offered to introduce me to Danny Meyer. I was going to be in New York to visit clients, and at the time I was writing a food blog called “Appetites.” It wasn’t a…

Crime in the City

According to data linked from the NOPD’s website, for the week of September 24 to 29, there were about 19 armed robberies in New Orleans. Crime is a fact of life in any city, and the recent armed robberies at Patois, Atchafalaya and…