food trucks http://wwno.org en Where Y'Eat: Wine Tastings With More Than Wine http://wwno.org/post/where-yeat-wine-tastings-more-wine <p><em>Across New Orleans, wine merchants are tapping the appeal of comfort food and street eats to promote, and possibly demystify, their product as the market gets more competitive. </em></p><p></p><p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 22:36:00 +0000 Ian McNulty 48111 at http://wwno.org Where Y'Eat: Keep On (Food) Trucking http://wwno.org/post/where-yeat-keep-food-trucking <p><em>When it comes to finding a food truck in New Orleans, social media is usually the preferred method. But lately just checking local event listings has been a pretty reliable tool, too.</em></p><p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 21:30:00 +0000 Ian McNulty 37407 at http://wwno.org 60-Second (Memorial Day) Weekend http://wwno.org/post/60-second-memorial-day-weekend <p></p><p>It’s a holiday weekend, with a lot of opportunities to party — hopefully this three- (or four-, or five-) day vacation won’t go from being a long weekend to&nbsp;<a href="http://http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhUYxq4uEhg" target="_blank">a lost weekend</a>… So here are some things to keep you on your feet:</p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">FRIDAY, 5/24</strong></p> Fri, 24 May 2013 17:29:43 +0000 Laine Kaplan-Levenson 36081 at http://wwno.org What's To Become Of The New Orleans Food Truck Scene? http://wwno.org/post/whats-become-new-orleans-food-truck-scene <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On this week's </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Louisiana Eats!</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> New Orleans'&nbsp;councilwoman </span><a href="http://www.electstacyhead.com/site/for-business/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Stacy Head </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">and&nbsp;Rachel Billow&nbsp;of the </span><a href="http://nolafoodtrucks.com/blog/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">New Orleans Food Truck Coalition</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;draft new&nbsp;food truck ordinances&nbsp;in New Orleans' political system.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We'll hear&nbsp;how the laws are outdated,&nbsp;find out&nbsp;why&nbsp;an approved ordinance&nbsp;was vetoed, and&nbsp;discuss plans for the future.&nbsp;Then,&nbsp;Greg </span>Reggio<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> joins us to talk about his&nbsp;involvement with the Taste Buds,</span><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EKWmGSEQu2s" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank"> a culinary and restaurant development company</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> based in Louisiana. Plus, </span>Jyl<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Benson&nbsp;and Ryan Hughes discuss </span><a href="http://www.belleecorcefarms.com/index.html" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">great places to eat</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and unexpected ingredients to use in your kitchen.</span></p><p> Fri, 17 May 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Poppy Tooker 35523 at http://wwno.org Portland Company Aims To Tame Food Truck Trash http://wwno.org/post/portland-company-aims-tame-food-truck-trash With nearly 700 food carts licensed last year, Portland, Ore., is arguable a leader in the mobile food revolution. Lucky residents can choose between <a href="http://www.eatwolfandbears.com/menu/" target="_blank">Iraqi-Jewish sabich</a>, yeasted Belgian liege <a href="http://gaufregourmet.com/" target="_blank">waffles</a>, or <a href="http://www.foodcartsportland.com/2012/02/07/wayang-house/" target="_blank">Indonesian rendang</a>, all served out of a friendly window on the sidewalk. Mon, 27 Aug 2012 17:06:00 +0000 editor 18623 at http://wwno.org