This Week in Food: Meals on $30 a Week, Vegetables Grown on Mars and Hipsters that Hunt

Don’t keep a constant eye on what’s happening in the food world? Don’t worry, Foodie Underground has you covered with a weekly roundup of all the food-related links you could ask for. Consider it your recommended weekend reading.

Could you live on a $30 per week food budget? Newark Mayor Cory Booker is doing just that, trying to see how far the weekly alloted amount from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program can go. Via Wall Street Journal

Something to absolutely not put on your Christmas list: Pizza Hut Perfume. Via Grub Street

When Earth isn’t cutting it, move your agricultural production to Mars. China’s trying it… Via The Raw Story

A chocolate that might work like Viagra? Via Food Beast

Catch up on your reading: the best food articles of 2012. Via Huffington Post

An entire week devoted to Aquavit cocktails? Thank you Portland. Via Liquidity Preference

‘Food Truck Frank’ is an “ad agency drop-out who’d rather sell arugula heirloom-tomato sandwiches than write car ads.” Of course. Via Eater

Cupcakes are bullshit. We couldn’t agree more. Via Toothpaste for Dinner

Hipsters With Guns – also known as, locavores hunting their own meat. Via Slate

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