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  1. Mediavore
    NJ Gov. Chris Christie Loves Donuts… and His Wife; Americans to Get EvenPlus: It’s time to hang up the Riesling and get into Moscato; and everything you ever wanted to know about ancient grains, all in our morning news roundup.
  2. Mediavore
    Jamie Lauren Jumps Vodvil’s Sinking Ship; Gordon Ramsay Opening New Concept inGordo will open a new concept inside of Sin City’s Paris Hotel.
  3. Mediavore
    NJ Wine Bill Awaits Christie’s Signature; ‘Flex-Casual’ Is NowPlus: Police arrest a South Jersey hockey fan in connection to the brutal beating of a Rangers fan in front of Geno’s; and the Humane Society gobbles up Carl’s Jr and Hardee’s, all in our morning news roundup.
  4. Trends
    So What’s the Deal With Boston and Delis?Do they cut the mustard?
  5. Video Feed
    Portlandia Video Break: ‘We Can Pickle That!’
  6. Mediavore
    Forum Takes on the Food-Truck Battle; Snails Are Crawling Onto More and
  7. Trends
    Parallel 37 Gets National Props for Trying to Make the Ritz CoolAlso, the Four Seasons only recently started allowing staff to have tattoos.
  8. In The Year 2012
    Chicago Food Snob Gazes Into Crystal Ball For 2012 Dining PredictionsAfter suffering a full week of annual dining round-ups, we all have a good handle on what restaurants that might have missed the radar this year. So what’s in store for 2012?
  9. Mediavore
    Food Startups Big News in Online World; Moms Blamed for Fat KidsMario Batali and black garlic inspires Culina’s Vic Casanova, moms are blamed for their fat kids, look for more online food startups, and more in our daily news roundup.
  10. Mediavore
    San Diego Owner Fined for Hiring Undocumented Workers; Brian Malarkey OpeningMichel Malecot, of The French Gourmet, must pay $396,575 and serve five years probation after his conviction.
  11. Mediavore
    Ohio Embraces Yuengling; Chinese Cheese Is a ThingPlus: Retailers struggle with the logistics of shipping everything from bacon to live lobsters; and disposable aluminum roasting pans are prone to tearing, and severely burning cooks, all in our morning news roundup.
  12. Booze You Can Use
    Fernet: It’s Not Just About the Branca AnymoreAmaro is now full-blown trend at multiple big-city restaurants and bars.
  13. Mediavore
    Students Criticize LAUSD’s New Lunches; Whiskey Might Fortify Your PortfolioQuinoa salad struggles to compete with Flamin’ Hot Cheetoes for the hearts and minds of schoolkids.
  14. Mediavore
    FDA Warns 1-800-GET-THIN Over Misleading Ads; Toxic Bloom Spells Doom forThe agency wants the cheery lap-band commercials to change their tune, insisting they skip the serious side of the risky surgery.
  15. Mediavore
    Revel Riles Casino Union with ‘Term Limits’ on Jobs; Herring MightPlus: Monstrous algae threatens Texas oysters; and the nation’s greenest restaurant is in Chicago, all in our morning news roundup.
  16. Oeno-File
    Orange Wines Trending Among Somms; Critic Says He Was Paid for Speeches, NotAlso, the dreaded European grapevine moth has almost been eradicated from California.
  17. Trends
    The Rich Still Dining Out; the 99 Percent, Not So MuchFine dining booms while the rest of the restaurant industry suffers.
  18. Mediavore
    Sam Nazarian Keeps Tabs on The Bazaar; Wine Finds An EdgeThe hospitality entrepreneur claims the restaurant makes $13.5 million every year.
  19. Mediavore
    Upstate PA Waitress Could be the State’s Most Efficient Thief; ‘Bitch’Plus: Get ready for trendy grilled cheese vegetable desserts in the New Year; and could too many free breadstick refills be the cause of Olive Garden’s financial woes, all in our morning news roundup.
  20. Mediavore
    Fergus Henderson Goes Whole Hog; Martha Stewart Crafts Nativity Scene BehindThe domestic diva bought clay in prison with her commissary cash.
  21. Trends
    Raw Cookies: Now a Thing…At least at Rainbow Grocery, anyway.
  22. Mediavore
    Behind the Scenes of Cafe Gratitude Lawsuit; Texas Chef Stocks Guns in Food PotsHis arrest gives new meaning to “fire table eight.”
  23. Mediavore
    Bouncer Bill Gets City Council’s Approval; Burger King Fries a Better FryPlus: an increasing number of chefs are turning out books about cooking at home; and the 2011 British Curry Awards go off without a hitch, all in our morning news roundup.
  24. Previews
    Dancing Pig S.F. BBQ On Its Way to Nirvana Space in Castro By New YearNirvana is shuttering within a week, or within weeks.
  25. Beef
    SF Weekly Talks Meat Fetishists and Butcher GroupiesOscar Yedra, master butcher, gets profiled in a lengthy piece about the butchery trend in general.
  26. Mediavore
    Bushi-Tei Wins Best Bathroom Prize; Vegetables in Desserts Are Trending
  27. Mediavore
    Weight Gain Can Be Blamed on Your Dad; Veggie Ice Cream on the RiseAnd of course, where you can find the best restaurant bathroom in L.A. these days.
  28. Lunch
    Cedar Hill Launches Lunch; Owner Jon Rietz Says ‘Southern Food Gets a Bad’Who doesn’t like a little fried food now and again?’
  29. Quote of the Day
    Tyler Florence Alerts Bloggerati to Spaetzle Trend“Spaetzle is the new black,” apparently.
  30. Foodienomics
    Maybe the Tech Boom Really Is Feeding the S.F. Restaurant Boom After AllThe city’s chief economist confirms what ‘7x7’ earlier hinted at.
  31. Openings
    Il Pittore Finally Comes to Life, Bringing With It a Return to SophisticatedThe new restaurant is a collaboration between Stephen Starr and his longtime menu development director, Chris Painter.
  32. Mediavore
    Natalie Portman Lauds LAUSD Food Improvements; Soda Linked to Violent Teen CrimeThe actress sends a letter of congratulations to superintendent John Deasy, after he makes big changes in school diets.
  33. Mediavore
    Steve Lopez Gets on Harold & Belle’s Case; What Steve Jobs AteThe crack-shot columnist takes the lead on a controversial $2.6 million loan to the South Central Cajun restaurant that smells fishy.
  34. Historical Cookery
    Of Pig Wombs, Dormice, and Other Historic Proteins Being Used to Tempt JadedAs the ‘Journal’ notes today, mining historical cookbooks is all the rage.
  35. Mediavore
    Marc Vetri Raises the Bar For ‘Nice Guy’ Chefs; With Latin CocktailsPlus: Eva Longoria lends her name to a documentary about migrant labor; and Krispy Kreme gives way to Kripsy Skremes for Halloween, all in our morning news roundup.
  36. Truckin’
    The L.A. Kings Launch The Ice Rider, Not Another Shaved Ice TruckWe’d actually rather have a shaved ice truck than this mobile ticketing station housed in a converted ice cream truck.
  37. Beer Me
    Downtown Sets a New Standard for L.A.’s WienermaniaAndre Balazs’ Downtown venue starts its own biergarten. Does this mean an end to the German invasion is in sight?
  38. The Chain Gang
    IHOP Knows You Don’t Really Want That SaladWe all say we want healthier food options, but we just keep on ordering Double Downs!
  39. Front of the House
    Restaurant Workers Right Up There With Miners as Big SmokersThe CDC’s list of occupations that smoke the most is usually topped by roofers and bricklayers and such.
  40. Mediavore
    Coffee Eases Depression in Women; Chicken Skin Has Its MomentOf course, if you eat at The Gorbals and ink.sack, you’d already know the pleasures of this newly trendy ingredient.
  41. Trends
    SnoBar Drifting Soon into WeHoMiles from the SGV, the new shaved ice spot should have an easy entry, free from the spreading backlash.
  42. Mediavore
    Yesterday’s Food Trends Are Still Hot in Philly; Can Fish Oil PreventPlus: The federal government steps in to help out with feeding flood victims; and now scientists are saying red wine does not stave off aging, all in our morning news roundup.
  43. William Kovel
    Could Catalyst Lure a Celebrity Chef to Kendall?Developers want to turn the hood into a corporate feeding frenzy. Literally!
  44. Trends
    Let’s Discuss the State of ‘Asian Fusion’ Just One More TimeJohn Birdsall tackles the subject of the ‘new generation of Asian Fusion’ and we wish the term would just go away.
  45. Trends
    Zengo is Suddenly All Into Peruvian Food TooThe restaurant will add the likes of lomo saltado and ceviche to its menu, suspiciously just days after the cooking is declared “the next big thing.”
  46. Mikey Doesn’t Like It
    Bauer Cannot Abide Overpriced CocktailsMr. Bauer is disturbed by the rise of the $13 drink.
  47. Other Magazines
    7x7 Editor Looks Back on a Decade of S.F. EatingSara Deseran has been at this longer than we have…
  48. Trends
    Asian Fried Chicken: Now a Thing
  49. Mikey Doesn’t Like It
    Diners at Flour + Water Prop Up iPad, Watch U.S. Open While Eating [Updated]Michael Bauer, for one, voices his grave disapproval.
  50. Trends
    Food Served in Jars … DiscussPastry chef Emily Luchetti, for one, hates desserts in jars.
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