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Barack Obama

  1. Restaurant Apologizes for Letting Trump Jr. and Cruz Mug With the ‘Obama Cake’The dessert turned the place into “a platform to promote, disrespect, and spread hatred.”
  2. Obama’s Dinner Date With Trudeau Involved Lobster and StrawberriesThey had a bromantic candlelit meal at trendy Liverpool House.
  3. food policy
    Obama Just Gave a Big Speech on Food PolicyHis first international talk as a private citizen was on food sustainability.
  4. The Obamas Ate New York’s Best Tacos Last NightThe First Couple’s impeccably good tastes continue.
  5. awards
    President Obama Will Honor Chef José Andrés With a National Humanities MedalThe award recognizes him for “cultivating our palates and shaping our culture.”
  6. News You Can Booze
    Did Obama Really Order a Nonalcoholic Beer?The facts surrounding this important question are murky.
  7. Video Feed
    Barack Obama’s Restaurant-Review-Show Appearance From 2001 Is Pretty Great“The prices are right, and the portions are good,” he says, diplomatically.
  8. Interviews
    How a Chef Prepares to Cook for President ObamaFloyd Cardoz tells us what he’s doing in advance of an imminent visit.
  9. Roadfood
    President Obama Continues His Tour of America’s Best Barbecue JointsHe also had a Bud Light.
  10. Power Moves
    Obama Cut the Line at America’s Most Famous Barbecue JointHe made good on it, though, and bought food for the people who had been waiting.
  11. State Dinners
    Jiro Ono’s Shop Was Second Choice for President Obama’s Dinner ThatThe government tried to book a table for fancy tempura, but that place was full.
  12. Throwback Thursday
    A Brief History of Barack Obama Eating at Trendy RestaurantsBlue Hill, the NoMad, and now, Sukiyabashi Jiro.
  13. Sashimi
    President Obama Ate at Jiro Ono’s Sushi RestaurantThe meal was expected, as usual, to last 20-something minutes.
  14. Cheesecake
    Barack Obama Could Have Picked a Better Brooklyn Restaurant for This Photo OpThere really are much better places to eat, though.
  15. Presidential Eats
    Tyler Florence Cooked for President Obama, Eddie Vedder at Tampa FundraiserHis wife Tolan tweeted throughout the meal.
  16. Video Feed
    Barack Obama Talks About His White House HomebrewIt all started with a beekeeper in the First Lady’s garden.
  17. Presidential Pizza
    Here Is a Delightful Photo of a Pizzeria Owner Hugging President ObamaThe dude really likes the president.
  18. Presidential Eats
    President Obama Has Dinner for Breakfast in L.A.One trip to Roscoe’s yields a lifetime of fried foods.
  19. Quote of the Day
    But Romney Doesn’t Even DrinkPresident Obama uses martinis as metaphor.
  20. The Presidential Palate
    Obama Gets Tribute Combo at Roscoe’sNo longer is the special named after a some unknown “Country Boy.”
  21. Slideshows
    Gratuity Included: A Quick History of Big Celebrity TippersWill these generous gratuities change your opinion of Russell Crowe and Naomi Campbell? Possibly …
  22. Slideshow
    A Photographic History of President Obama Eating Junk Food During Photo OpsA look back on Barack’s crap diet.
  23. Barack Obama
    Fan Accidentally Douses Obama in Fro-Yo, But He’s Cool With ItEver smooth, the POTUS cleans it up and talks cheese fries.
  24. State Secrets
    Here are the Super-Secret Wines the Obamas Served at Last Night’s StateThe bottle details have leaked!
  25. The Presidential Palate
    The Secret Service Built The President a Safe-Room at TavernThe president’s security detail spent five days securing Suzanne Goin’s restaurant.
  26. Mediavore
    Obama Mulls National School Vending-Machine Rules; Wal-Mart Eyes ChinaApples and almonds could replace school lunch supplements like Snickers and Cheetoes.
  27. Mediavore
    President Obama’s Shark Fin Faux-Pas; Dino’s Burgers Opens in Pico-RiveraTongues wag as The Commander in Chief goes to one of San Francisco’s last restaurant’s serving the banned delicacy.
  28. Mediavore
    Chili Recall in Ludlow; Barack’s Bad IdeaPlus Gordon Ramsay’s sad, and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  29. Presidential Eats
    Rocco Dispirito ISO President Obama in L.A.The celebrity chef is staying at the same hotel as The President, and wouldn’t mind catching a beer with the Commander in Chief.
  30. Presidential Eats
    What President Obama Will Be Eating This Thursday in San FranciscoMichael Tusk will be cooking for the President at a private fundraiser.
  31. Video Feed
    Watch Barack Obama Very Publicly Endorse Roscoe’sDon’t worry: Michelle’s cool with it.
  32. The Presidential Palate
    President Obama Ordered The Country Boy Combo at Roscoe’s Last NightBefore chowing down at a $35,800 fundraiser, The President orders an $8.40 wing combo.
  33. Mediavore
    General Mills Sued for False Health Claims; Golden Road Brewery Debuts inFruit by the Foot gets called out for its exaggerated health benefits.
  34. Mediavore
    President Obama Headed to Fig & Olive This Evening; Grocery Strike Averted AfterThe Commander-in-Chief will tap supporters at two different L.A. restaurants tonight.
  35. Mediavore
    The Man Who Would Eat the President Gets More Jail Time; Dorito’s Can Help YouPlus: Bankrupt Souper Salad chain isn’t so super after all; and Dr. Oz pisses off the FDA, all in our morning news roundup.
  36. The Presidential Palate
    President Obama To Target Hollywood Players Next Month at House of Blues and FigUnless you’re a head Hollywood honcho, expect this to be the real Carmageddon and stay off the road.
  37. Mediavore
    McDonald’s Playlands Breed Germs; Mitrice Richardson’s Body ExhumedAn investigation reveals meningitis and gonorrhea at the kid-friendly stomping grounds. And here everyone was worried about Happy Meals!
  38. Booze News
    Why Is Anheuser-Busch InBev Trademarking Area Codes?Prepare for some generic area code beer.
  39. Mediavore
    Food Riots Strike Kenya; California Salmon Come BackAfter a three-year forced closure, the California species is again being fished for.
  40. Celebrity Settings
    Obama Forgoes Cheesesteaks and Cools Off at John’s Water IceThe President ordered a lemon water ice and enjoyed it.
  41. Food Politics
    Gingrich Called Obama ‘The Most Successful Food Stamp President inHe’s illustrating the point that Democrats are killing jobs, you see.
  42. Presidential Eats
    Barack Obama to Dine at Daniel While Michelle Digs Carrots in South AfricaThe President and First Lady are at opposite ends of the food spectrum this week.
  43. Mediavore
    Win Dinner With President Barack Obama; Rush Limbaugh Pushes TeaThe loudmouthed conservative has a new brand to hawk called Two If By Tea.
  44. Food Politics
    President Obama Is No Fan of Ketchup on Hot DogsPresident Obama has a definite opinion about ketchup.
  45. WTF
    Romney Sends Obama Headquarters Leftover Gino’s East PizzaGino’s East reheats surprisingly well.
  46. Mediavore
    California Pizza Kitchen Will Sell For $407 Million; Marmite Banned in DenmarkThe mammoth pizza chain is going to purchased by Golden Gate Capital.
  47. The Presidential Palate
    The President Meets and Eats With Clooney, Katzenberg, and Spielberg at TavernThe President welcome heavy-weight Hollywood players to a benefit dinner last night.
  48. The Presidential Palate
    President Obama Will Eat Twice at Tavern TomorrowTwo fund-raising dinners will be held tat Suzanne Goin’s Brentwood restaurant on Thursday night.
  49. Presidential Eats
    What President Obama Will Eat at MK for $35,800Perhaps you’d like to take us?
  50. Mediavore
    Chinese Eatery Owners Rally For Shark Fin; Bring on The SnickersLocal owners band together at Alhambra’s Gourmet Island to stand up for a so-called delicacy that is coming under fire.
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