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[2 May 2010 | 6 Comments | 3,107 views]
The Jalopy: Sandwiches from a Mack Truck

The folks from The Jalopy: Rotisserie and Press invited me to come by and give their pressed sandwiches a try before their grand opening. I drove over to their truck at 18th and Guadalupe (on the same block as Clay Pit) with colleagues Marc and Jimmy. This is the first food truck I’ve seen that’s served out of a long haul shipping truck.

The ordering window is really high up from the ground and we weren’t sure if we should climb the crates to order or just yell up. We hollered …

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[1 May 2010 | 5 Comments | 1,734 views]
Bananarchy: Revolutionary Desserts?

The folks from the bananarchy trailer invited me to try out their frozen bananas covered in various toppings. I visited one night for dessert with Adam and Emily of Wild and Crazy Pearl. Emily lives in D.C. and had never been to a food trailer so we visited two food trailers that night.

Bananarchy offers fair trade bananas – ½ bananas for $2.75 or more, and whole bananas for $3.75 and up. They’re frozen and then dipped in sauces – chocolate, peanut butter or vanilla – and covered with one or …

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