The underlying premise . . .
IT'S NOT GENTRIFICATION . . . HIPSTERS ARE SAVING THE PLANET!!!
Actually, the effort sounds charming and a great way to distract from selling 20 buck entrees and 9 dollar beers . . . Take a peek . . .
"Fox & Pearl’s bees will spread their wings to local foliage and backyard gardens for miles, nourishing local and seasonal eating beyond the James Beard-nominated kitchen. The insects fit right into the restaurant’s farm-driven and micro-seasonal approach to cooking. In fact, the bees themselves may be the most hyperlocal farmer the eatery has on their supplier list—they’ll be using raw honey from the hives in marinades, vinaigrettes, desserts, and cocktails."
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Kristine Hull of Fox and Pearl. // Photo by Liz Goodwin I want you to imagine a world without avocados. For those who shudder at the thought, it gets worse. Picture farmers markets and retail giants alike with no strawberries, no tomatoes, no apples, and-perhaps the biggest gut-punch of them all-no coffee.