Great post! and the chili looks delicious! wow, ground coffee …

Comment on Beef Short Rib Chili with Beans by Alice @hipfoodiemom1.

Great post! and the chili looks delicious! wow, ground coffee and chocolate huh? And I thought I was crazy for throwing Chinese Five Spice into my chili 🙂 guess I’ll have to try it for myself, thanks!

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Malcolm Bedell is co-author of the critically acclaimed "Eating in Maine: At Home, On the Town, and On the Road," as well as the junk food blog "Spork & Barrel," and "Brocavore," a blog about food trucks and street food culture. His contributions include Serious Eats, Down East, Eat Rockland, L.A. Weekly, The Guardian, and The Huffington Post and his food truck, "'Wich, Please," was named "Hottest Restaurant in Maine" for 2015 by Eater. Finally, he finds it very silly to be trying to write this in the third person.