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Chocolate Is Hot; Global Cuisine Lines Baltimore Avenue

• The local chocolate scene is booming with boutique chocolatiers and chocolate happy hours. [Inquirer]

• Baltimore Avenue offers an “ethnic cornucopia” of eating options. [Daily News]

• As the bottled water business slows down, beverage companies are pinning their hopes on coconut water. [WSJ]

• PETA has enlisted Andy Dick and Martin Short to mock McDonald’s in a new Funny or Die video. [Crain’s Chicago]

• San Francisco now has a bánh mì food truck run out of a tricycle. [Schlomo’s Cushman/Twitter via Eater]

• The era of the missing child milk carton ad is over, with today’s ads more likely to promote everything from Duncan Hines to DVDs. [NYT]

Chocolate Is Hot; Global Cuisine Lines Baltimore Avenue