A look at what we're reading, cooking, and clicking this week.
September 26, 2011
• Things that actually exist: a colorful tube-laced cocktail typewriter that mixes different drinks depending on what words you type. The Daily What
• Some vegetables get all the attention when it comes to health, but even the most nutritionally ridiculed (we're looking at you, iceberg lettuce) are packed with plenty of beneficial minerals and vitamins. Bicycling
• Roasting sweet baby tomatoes and then broiling them with salty fontina cheese creates a tasty dip that blends end-of-summer produce with warmth to fight fall's chilly weather. Closet Cooking
• From mayo-tossed traditional coleslaw to more modern variations including yogurt, vinegar, and citrus, the shredded salad is a versatile staple: use it as a topper for fish, hotdogs, or even other salads. NY Times