If our dining experiences were just one navel gazing moment after another, we’d become jaded by chronic euphoria, and overweight from all the butter.
While we can’t stop seeking it, achieving nirvana without drugs, alcohol, or a personal chef is not that likely.
The creators of the new web site, Chow, recognize that food can provide genuine ecstasy, and with that in mind, have created a virtual buffet of food-related media.
News, entertainment, forums, instruction– so much, in fact, that it’s impossible to digest in one sitting. But like the best buffets, you can taste what looks good and eat what tastes best.
Chowhound is Chow’s gastro-gossip pages. This is where the dirt gets dished, from the delicious to the dastardly, in juicy, tasty detail. Chowhound forums about food, restaurants and eating are broken up into both regional and topical discussion boards.
Gastro-voyeurs will love Food You Eat in Hiding, where hundreds of people expose their inner glutton with postings on their flagrant disregard for diets, table manners, and lactose intolerance when eating at home alone.
The Ten Super Foods and How They Can Change Your Life, sadly for some of us, does not include bologna. Every recipe in our favorite,
“The best time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for the steak to cook.” -Julia Child from The Ten Juliaisms. At Chow there are more than 10 good reasons to feed your insatiable inner Chowhound.