Tag Archives: Food

A definitive ranking of classic Thanksgiving food


Thanksgiving is one of the best holidays – an entire day devoted to parades, football games, dog shows and, most importantly, FOOD. I know that gathering around the table for Thanksgiving dinner can be overwhelming when there’s a feast in

A definitive ranking of the best vending machines on campus

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So you’re walking to class, listening to “1989,” when suddenly, you’re struck with a familiar pain. No, it can’t be – lunch is an hour and 20 minutes away! You double over in hunger like werewolf during a full moon

Aaron Eats Erie: Or, ‘Aaron eats a lot of hot wings for science’


For decades, the Mook family has conquered hot foods with an iron stomach. My father and his father before him in particular ingested Gibble’s Hot Chips as if they were oxygen, so one would be surprised to learn that such

Aaron Eats Erie: Or, ‘Aaron visits a four-star restaurant in cargo shorts’


Hey, everyone! My name is Aaron Mook. If you visit the site regularly, you may know me as either a) the guy who reviews weird music all the time, b) the guy who writes about panic attacks, or c) the

A fiesta in your mouth: Mexican restaurant in Erie


Whenever I want to eat somewhere other than my own kitchen, I usually hit up one of the many Mexican fast food restaurants Erie has. I don’t discriminate on any of them; they are different and have different options that

The best place to go ‘downtown after sundown’


Plymouth has a lot of history. Over the years it has endured many changes but still captures the same charm it had for centuries, attracting visitors of all ages. At first read, most people would think I’m talking about the

‘Of all the shawarma joints, in all the towns, in all the world’


Finding a place to hang out off campus is fairly easy to do in Erie. There are many places you can go to find food and space to relax or hang out with your friends. If you’re tired of the

New options at Knight’s Cove

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Metz Culinary Management offers a diverse selection of food options for the students of Gannon University: late-night snacks in the convenience store in North Hall, coffee and baked goods in Palumbo Academic Center, breakfast, lunch and dinner in Waldron Campus

“Hungry Girl” leads to queasy girl

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This semester I decide I wanted to cook more. I wanted to start making myself meals that were healthier and not of the frozen variety. I have always loved cooking. I even have a special dish I make every Thanksgiving

Breaking vegan edge

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See, I’m not quite sure how to sum up a year of my life in 500 words. I stopped eating meat at the beginning of 2013 – cold turkey. (Pun completely intended.) I was told that there was no way