Pared Prose

A Family Affair

I woke up early on a warm summer morning, feeling dehydrated from a heavy prep day on a sweltering food trailer, followed by poor lifestyle choices I had glamorized from a book I had read a decade earlier. I was back in my hometown helping my college friend with his Read more…

By Jason Wilkinson, ago
Pared Prose

Guns and Butter

I can remember the first time I had a dish thrown at my head. I was a 14 year old dishwasher with better reflexes back then. I was a loudmouthed high schooler that thought I knew everything, so I’m not going to pretend like I didn’t deserve it. I used Read more…

By Jason Wilkinson, ago
Pared Prose

Beyond the Pass

As Pared heads into its third year, I would like to take a moment to introduce myself and share my reflections. My name is Jason, I have been working for Pared for over a year now. After over a decade of paying my dues to the foodservice industry, I was Read more…

By Jason Wilkinson, ago