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Chicken Faux Gras: Shitake and Cognac foie gras taste-alike made with chicken livers and topped with parsley gelee.

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• What do you eat on a 2100-mile hike when you have diabetes and want to carry a light pack? Raw foods and lots and lots of figs. Inspiring story of two Appalachian Trail thru-hikers.

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• Slate reviews portable grills.

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Nest Kitchen Towel, $14.50 from artgoodies' shop at Etsy.