Heavy Coffee Drinking May Reduce Diabetes Risk; Michael Mina Throws a Dinner Party

• Heavy coffee drinkers may be at lower risk for type 2 diabetes. We’re really fighting the bad-taste urge to make some kind of Paula Deen joke here. [NYDN]

• Speaking of La Deen, she reportedly spent the night before her diagnosis announcement at New York’s Asellina, where she hailed “the best tiramisu she’d ever tasted.” That must be some effective drug she’s hawking. [Page Six/NYP]

• Will wrapping your camera up to look like a burrito become the next great tool of food blogger espionage? [Squid Ink]

• If you’re finally going to indulge those supper club ambitions, here’s chef Michael Mina on throwing a dinner party for 18 or more. [WSJ]

• Miles Clement recommends Carlos Salgado’s Taco Maria, an O.C. taco truck survivor that keeps getting stronger. [LAT]

• Here’s a list of six “extreme” canned beers, bro. [SE]

• S. Irene Virbila shows you how to have fun at parties and which gifts are appropriate to bring. [LAT]

• Kosher, Montreal-style Chinese eggrolls are the thing to pursue on L.A.’s M.O.Eggrolls. [Jewish Journal]

Heavy Coffee Drinking May Reduce Diabetes Risk; Michael Mina Throws a Dinner