Margo True

Recent Posts By Margo True

How to pick party-worthy seafood

For tips on buying the best crab and other feast-worthy seafood, we talked to Elliott Myers, Seafood Coordinator for Whole Foods. He’s a walking, talking trove of information.

Snack like an astronaut: these fruit bars can endure extreme cold and zero gravity

Tomorrow morning, after six months on the International Space Station, astronaut Tim Kopra will blast his way back to Earth. (You can watch it live right here; he may be posting from his amazing Twitter feed, too.) As he hurtles along, there’s a chance Kopra may be chewing on the last of the bars shot into space just for him. We earthlings like them a lot […]

Brined and smoked Thanksgiving turkey from Heartlandia

  When Food Editor Margo True fell for the tantalizing turkey photo in Heartlandia, she was in for a world of trouble.

Dungeness crab update: The latest on the supply situation

Now that it’s official, and California’s commercial Dungeness crab fishery is indefinitely delayed due to toxic levels of domoic acid along the coast, along with delays in Oregon and part of Washington, what’s a crab lover to do?