Jeremy Savlen

Off the Menu

Boston Cheese Cellar: The wealth of European imports makes perusing the case feel like a culinary journey. We Like: Pavé sauvage, a French goat cheese flavored with tarragon and pepper ($25.50/pound). 18 Birch St., Roslindale, 617-325-2500, bostoncheesecellar.com. Wasik’s: The family-run…

Sage Advice (and Other Tips)

Will Gilson knows a thing or two about farmers’ markets. As a kid, the Garden at the Cellar chef spent warmer months selling sprigs from his family’s Groton-based Herb Lyceum. After observing years of customer behavior (effective and otherwise), he…

The Squeals of Justice

SUBJECT OF IRE Jell-O.CASE IN BRIEF Boxes of the powdered pudding declared it a "good source" of calcium, but that nutrient really comes from the milk that consumers must add to the mix. Boston firm D’Angelo & Hashem advertised in…

Flash Backs

An abridged history of putting it all out there. 1500sAs the number of his ex-wives grows, so does the size of Henry VIII’s codpiece.1550sFrench queen Catherine de Médicis bans waists bigger than a13 inches; corsets become the undergarment du jour.1880sBoston-born…