mobile food trucks http://tpr.org en The Latest Food Truck Theme Is Marijuana For Lunch http://tpr.org/post/latest-food-truck-theme-marijuana-lunch Food trucks have been steadily multiplying in cities across the country for a few years now. So their collision with the brave new world of marijuana edibles — from brownies to gummy candy — was probably inevitable, at least in the states where the drug is now legal.<p>In late April, a company called <a href="http://www.magicalbutter.com/">MagicalButter</a> unveiled the country's first food truck specializing in pot-infused eats at Denver's <a href="http://www.cannabiscup.com/">Cannabis Cup</a>. Wed, 14 May 2014 20:59:00 +0000 editor 31706 at http://tpr.org The Latest Food Truck Theme Is Marijuana For Lunch Kosher Taco Truck Tours Streets Of El Paso http://tpr.org/post/kosher-taco-truck-tours-streets-el-paso The Southwest border is a place where people and cultures collide and inevitably blend together.<p>For El Paso, Texas, artist Peter Svarzbein, it&#8217;s the perfect setting to introduce a food experiment that compliments his latest project.<p>He combined his experience as a Jew growing up on Mexico&#8217;s doorstep to create a new twist on an iconic dish.<p>From the <a href="http://hereandnow.wbur.org/"><em>Here & Now</em></a> Contributors Network, <strong>Mónica Ortiz Uribe</strong> of Fronteras Desk has the story on the kosher taco.<p><ul> <li><a href="http://www.fronterasdesk.org/content/k Wed, 21 Aug 2013 21:18:46 +0000 editor 17071 at http://tpr.org Kosher Taco Truck Tours Streets Of El Paso Port San Antonio Launches Food Truck Court http://tpr.org/post/port-san-antonio-launches-food-truck-court <p>Even though thousands of workers file into different businesses at Port San Antonio every day, there have been relatively few places for them to go for lunch.</p><p>As of early March, gourmet foods, burgers and ethnic specialties are offered at the Port in the form of the newest food truck court. Each Tuesday and Thursday at the corner of General Hudnell and Billy Mitchell Boulevard the trucks park for lunch.</p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 22:05:57 +0000 Eileen Pace 8273 at http://tpr.org Port San Antonio Launches Food Truck Court City Seeing Success with Downtown Tuesdays and Food Trucks http://tpr.org/post/city-seeing-success-downtown-tuesdays-and-food-trucks <p>On this late summer evening in Travis Park, people are spending more time and more money at the mobile food trucks camped out. Kai Kamaka strums a ukulele while the trucks offer up their specials.</p><p>“We love to do this kind of stuff all the time and bringing entertainment to anywhere gathers people together," said Kamaka. "When you get entertainment and food, makes it a great party.”</p><p>Several months ago, the city revised when and where food trucks would go for its pilot program that lasts until the end of October.</p> Tue, 04 Sep 2012 21:50:53 +0000 Ryan Loyd 926 at http://tpr.org City Seeing Success with Downtown Tuesdays and Food Trucks