David on Food

Alan and David, 1993

Notes on a Banana: An Excerpt

This excerpt from Notes On A Banana: A Memoir of Food, Love, and Manic Depression, shows how the author came to find his true love and fall in love again with food.

Hershey Chocolate Cake Recipe

Hershey's Chocolate Cake

Forever? Completely? Sounds like words used only in conjunction with things that inspire lasting love. Like this cake.

  • 20 M
  • 55 M
  • 237
Corn Dog

Corn Dogs

Corn dogs, that ubiquitous county fair food, played a crucial, almost divine role, in keeping David alive during a detour in Dallas. Recipe included.

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 54
Bow Tie Cheese Straws Recipe

Bow Tie Cheese Straws

Cheese straws that marry a cute form with a nonbreakable function. And that’s to say nothing of the rich, cheesy flavor.

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  • 50 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 22
Tomato Cheese Tart With an Herbed Crust Recipe

Cherry Tomato Tart

The Attack of the Killer Cherry Tomatoes took place at David’s this summer. [Spoiler alert!] Here’s how it ended.

  • 25 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
  • 18
Avocado Sorbet Recipe

Avocado Sorbet

“Brilliant.” “Simply astounding!” “Sublime.” “Perfect.” That’s what folks are saying about this avocado sorbet recipe.

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  • 15 M
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