Domino’s CEO Leaves for the Sporting Life; R.W. Apple’s Wine Collection Goes on Auction


• Domino’s Pizza CEO David Brandon is leaving the company to become the University of Michigan’s athletics director. [WSJ]

• The widow of former Times food and wine writer R.W. “Johnny” Apple will auction off his massive wine collection. [WP]

• Despite the city’s economic woes, bowling alleys keep on opening. [NYT]

Jersey Shore’s the Situation seems to be quite the cook, based on his meals in two recent episodes. [Food and Wine]

• Owing to concerns about food safety, Taiwan will ban some U.S. beef imports. [NYT]

• Whole Foods will clean its proposed Gowanus site, but it’s still not clear whether they will then start building. [Brooklyn Paper]

• A 513-pound bluefin tuna was sold for $177,000 at Tokyo’s Tsukiji market. [WSJ]

• A Toronto man found 50 dead ants in his McDonald’s breakfast burrito. [Toronto Sun]

• The Jewish Theater of New York is offering $5 tickets to anyone receiving food stamps. [NYP]

• Australian celebrity chef Curtis Stone will compete on this season of Celebrity Apprentice. [Herald Sun]