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  1. Grape Expectations
    Brad and Angelina’s Rosé Ranks High on WineOf course it did.
  2. Alcohol Problems
    $113,000 Worth of Booze Stolen in Massive British Liquor HeistThat’s one enormous, disgusting cocktail.
  3. McLoogie
    McDonald’s Employee Who Spit in Cop’s Food Sentenced to 2-Plus YearsMany have committed these crimes; some are serving time.
  4. Obits
    Nobu 57 Chef Shin Tsujimura Has Died“He was a legendary chef on two continents,” writes Andrew Zimmern.
  5. Return Receipt
    Openly Gay New Jersey Server Stiffed on Tip Will Donate Well-Wishers’ CashAfter one sermonizing family denied her a tip, the support poured in.
  6. Biscuits All Night Long
    Empire Biscuit Is Now Open 24 HoursThe Avenue A biscuit shop is ready to serve biscuits morning, noon, and night.
  7. malls and markets
    ‘Food Box’ Market Opens in Long Island City’s Falchi BuildingThai, Jamaican, Texas, Peruvian, and fancy cheese — just don’t call it Queens’ version of Chelsea Market.
  8. Rubbish!
    Supermarket Chain Accused of Carting Trash in Food-Delivery TrucksGarbage and groceries don’t mix.
  9. Gone Wild
    Staten Islanders May Get Local Wild Turkey for ThanksgivingThe USDA will determine if the turkeys are safe to eat.
  10. Hide The Salami
    Carnegie Deli Owner’s Husband Was Unfaithful in Cheesecake, TooThere’s an impostor Carnegie Deli in Bangkok.
  11. Sad Meals
    McDonald’s Customers Say They Were Accused of Being Gay, Threatened WithMob mentality and dollar menus.
  12. Foiemaggedon
    Animal Rights Group Persuades Joël Robuchon to Drop Controversial Foie GrasThe chef’s announcement comes a week after Gordon Ramsay said he’d suspend business with the France-based Soulard company.
  13. Health Concerns
    Bloomberg Health Initiatives Live on Through Calorie-Count WebsiteCalorie postings go national, and online.
  14. Cheesy Battles
    Kraft Wins ‘Cracker Barrel’ Name in Court — for NowWill the real Cracker Barrel please roll over?
  15. The Chain Gang
    McDonald’s Hopes Third Drive-through Window Will Change EverythingWelcome to the brave new world of “Fast Forward Drive-Thru.”
  16. Don’t You Fry No More
    This French Fry Vending Machine Is Poised for Global DominationJust don’t try to shake it when the fries get stuck in the chute.
  17. Hypermarkets
    Costco Descends on ParisLe Kirkland takes on la banlieue.
  18. Video Feed
    Watch Jon Stewart Take Down Chicago-Style Deep-Dish PizzaFuhgeddaboudit.
  19. United States of Tapas
    José Andrés Lands CitizenshipThe path to citizenship is paved with paella.
  20. Yo Ho Ho
    Trader Joe’s ‘Pirate’ Going After McDonald’s NextPicture this: A fast-food burger chain with a Big M for a logo.
  21. Bread and Butter
    ‘300 Sandwiches’ Blogger Gets a Book DealAnd she’s creeping closer to the ring.
  22. Porterhouses
    Grant Achatz Cooking ‘Chicago Steakhouse’ Menu Next at NextGet ready for modernist iceberg-wedge salads.
  23. Trouble Brewing
    Starbucks Owes Kraft $2.75 BillionStarbucks has had better days.
  24. All Greek Yogurt Everything
    Creepy People Want Greek Yogurt in Almost EverythingWhy eat yogurt when you can smear it under your armpits?
  25. Reasons to be Hoppy
    The Beer Industry Is Sexist, TooThings are changing, though.
  26. The Chain Gang
    Uncooked ‘McRib’ Photo Takes Internet by StormYou can’t unsee it.
  27. Oops
    Instagram-Happy Robbers Nabbed After Posting Fast-Food Porn to InstagramBecause if it’s not on Instagram, you didn’t actually steal it.
  28. The Terminal
    Heston Blumenthal Opening Heathrow Airport RestaurantIf you miss the Fat Duck, hit up Heston’s airport eatery.
  29. Running With Knives
    Sushi Chef Chases After Dine-and-Dash Customer With KnifeNo more California rolls for the dine-and-dasher.
  30. Total Recall
    90 Tons of Salad and Wraps Recalled for Possible E. Coli ContaminationAt least 26 people have gotten sick so far.
  31. Letter Grades
    Chinatown Restaurants Don’t Really Care About B and C GradesNeighborhood noodle joints to clean up.
  32. Made In China
    Schumer Speaks Out Against Plan to Import Chicken From ChinaThe New York senator says USDA documents signify a new era of Chinese chicken.
  33. McTrouble
    Dad Deemed ‘Unfit’ for Not Taking Son to McDonald’sMcDonald’s is tearing families apart.
  34. Booze News
    Red Stripe Markets Raspberry Beer to Young WomenIt’s not called “Hot Pink Stripe.”
  35. Ice Cold Turkey
    How Do We Get Our Hands on One of These Beer-Fed Turkeys?This New Hampshire farmer who shares beers with his birds claims they’re delicious.
  36. Foiemageddon
    Ramsay, Ducasse, More Top Chefs Called to Abandon Foie Gras After Cruelty“Ducks lie dead and dying, and many have painful eye injuries and abscesses.”
  37. KFC
    Syria’s Last Remaining KFC ClosesAfter two-and-a-half years of civil war, Colonel Sanders calls it quits.
  38. Crime Scenes
    Red-Handed: Meat Thieves Steal Over 2,000 Pounds of BeefThese thieves only steal locally raised beef.
  39. Food Politics
    FDA Moves to Ban Trans FatsIs this the end of partially hydrogenated oil?
  40. Crime
    Former Diner Manager Indicted in Tick Tock Murder SchemeHe’s pleading not guilty to charges of first-degree conspiracy to commit murder, etcetera, etcetera.
  41. Crime Scenes
    Someone Stole 140,000 Pounds of Walnuts From a California FarmAuthorities are now looking for a giant squirrel.
  42. All Natural
    Food Industry Quietly Concedes ‘Natural’ Labels Mean NothingThey’re dropping the word from their labels, too.
  43. Thanksgiving
    NYC Bakery Debuts Turkey-Stuffed Doughnuts for ThanksgivukkahWith your choice of cranberry sauce or gravy. (Seriously.)
  44. Markets and Malls
    Essex Crossing Promises Sleek Food Developments for the LESSmorgasburg, an expanded Essex Street Market, and a rooftop farm are coming to the LES.
  45. Life Gives You More Lemons
    Help Bring Another Del’s Frozen Lemonade Truck to New YorkDel’s NYC looks to Kickstarter for a second truck.
  46. Closings
    Two Boots in Park Slope Closing, Will Reopen As Grown-up Southern EateryThe Park Slope location is growing up, and another outpost is coming to Williamsburg.
  47. Bigotoni
    Barilla Tries to Recover From Chairman’s Anti-Gay CommentsLook at how accepting Barilla is now!
  48. Food Court
    Woman Sues NYPD for Arresting Her After Sprite PurchaseAll she wanted was a soft drink.
  49. Expansions
    Angelo Sosa Brings More Tequila to TribecaHigh-end Mexican at Añejo Resolution.
  50. Quote Of The Day
    Usain Bolt Ate 100 McNuggets a Day Before His Olympic WinThe fastest man alive runs on processed chicken.
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