3 Good Things: Insidious Punch


1. An interview with Ben Mackinnon of East London’s E5, a bakery that delivers sourdough to more than 30 Hackney restaurants every morning. [Cool Hunting]

2. A recipe for Robert Penn Warren’s “particularly insidious punch,” the one he made to celebrate turning 38, when he could no longer be drafted into World War II. [Paper and Salt, via Page Turner]

3. Ben Schott collected the abbreviations and codes that NYC restaurants use to communicate with each other. And lol means something completely different from LOL. [NYTimes]