December 2017 Magazines 89052 - Page 70

Livin’ Local The Foodie Life By Aly Wagonseller F or some, food is much more than a way to nourish the body. Those afflicted (or, as some might contest, blessed) with an obsession for finding the best bites on the planet, take dining out or cooking in with much more than a simple grain of salt. They need their flavor fix and are willing to stalk the streets to find it, whether it’s manifested in the underbelly of a local dive joint, a sophisticated jaunt to a refined Strip establishment, or a specialty ingredient for home cooking experimentation. If you’re looking in the mirror and that’s the person who is staring back, we’v