A Big Birthday for Guinness; Tavern on the Green Won’t Be Done for a While


• Guinness turns 250 today. [Serious Eats]

• Dean Poll estimates that it could take up to four years to finish renovations on Tavern on the Green. [NYP]

• Trader Joe’s plans to open in Chelsea’s Mattel Building. [NYO]

• A new City Council proposal would offer developers zoning and tax incentives to open new supermarkets in low-income areas. [NYT]

• Chipotle is rolling out a kids’ menu nationwide. [NRN]

• Street sausage vendors have become so prevalent in Berlin that local newspapers are talking about a “war of the wursts.” [NYT]

• Discount grocer Aldi will open its first New York branch next year in Queens. [Fork in the Road/VV]

• A woman threw her bra onstage during a recent Guy Fieri cooking demonstration in upstate New York. [Eat Me Daily]

• The rise of Angus burgers has led to a rise of unfortunate misspellings. [Consumerist]