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Chicago One Of America’s Drunkest Cities, Jamie Oliver’s ‘Heart Attack Meatball Sandwich’

• As you toss back a glass of Champagne this New Year’s Eve, don’t forget that somewhere in Chicago there’s a chef still staring at a stove. [Sun-Times]

• For those who check the Chicago Department of Public Health’s food inspection site frequently for restaurant violations, a food safety expert assures you that most of these reports aren’t as helpful as you think. [Chicago Tribune]

• Like whiskey? So does the world. Here’s a look on what’s going on with your favorite bottles everywhere from India to the Netherlands. [Guardian]

• The Drunkest Cities of the Year list is out, and sadly, or awesomely, one of us at Grub Street was born and raised in city #2. (Hence, the tpyos?) [Eater]

• Jamie Oliver is in hot water for creating, what some are calling a “heart attack meatball sandwich.” Hope all his haters have a bite. [Daily Mail]

• Just as your hangover is wearing off this Sunday, you’re in for another migraine: the highly anticipated “Rachael vs. Guy Celebrity Cook-Off,” is starting at 9pm EST. [NYP]

Chicago One Of America’s Drunkest Cities, Jamie Oliver’s ‘Heart Attack Meatball