Don’t Fear the Tomato; Blais’s Burger Coming to New York

The FDA deems tomatoes safe to eat again, but beware the potentially salmonella-laden jalapeo and serrano peppers. [WSJ]

Ben & Jerrys has unveiled a new ice cream inspired by Elton John called Goodbye, Yellow Brickle Road. It contains a lot of things that probably shouldnt be eaten together in good conscience, like chocolate ice cream, peanut-butter cookie dough, butter "brickle," and white-chocolate chunks. [Serious Eats]

Finally, a book on cannibalism clears up that huge misunderstanding about human flesh tasting like pork; it actually tastes like beef, but better. [NYS]

NonTop Chef Richard Blais says he is planning a New York location of his burger shop, Flip, where hell serve a Krispy Kreme milk shake. [Feed/TONY]

With two locations already and a goal to open as many as eleven more in the next couple of years, Maoz Vegetarian looks to be jockeying for the role of the citys next hot franchise. [Feed/TONY]

Just like Florent, restaurants in the meatpacking district are being priced out of the area because of the high rates per square foot. [Villager]
Related: Video: Florent's Last Supper

Il Bucos olive oil is so popular that theyre now selling bottles of it in the restaurant and online. [NYDN]
Related: Il Bucos Olive Oil Harvested by Seniors