Bagatelle Expands Uptown; Gourmet’s Cause of Death

Bagatelle will open a second branch at 13 West 54th Street next year. [Page Six/NYP]

• Si Newhouse’s love of glossy magazines over digital revenue streams may well have been the nail in the coffin for Gourmet. [Crain’s]

Death & Co. is said to be mulling a Los Angeles location. [Eater LA]

• Sales of boneless chicken wings are outstripping even those of skinless boneless chicken breasts. [NYT]

• Ferran Adrià is considering opening a tapas restaurant. [Big Hospitality via Eater National]

• A recent CB1 meeting about a liquor license for Williamsburg’s proposed Custom American Wine Bar got extremely heated, with one bar supporter calling City Council member Diana Reyna a “drug dealer.” [Brooklyn Paper]

• Carly Simon is suing Starbucks music label Hear Music, charging that mismanagement is to blame for her most recent album’s shoddy sales. [NYT]

Bagatelle Expands Uptown; Gourmet’s Cause of Death