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Loire Valley Wines: 10 Things You Didn't Know About Sancerre

Loire Valley Wines: 10 Things You Didn't Know About Sancerre | Urban eating | Scoop.it
This wine tastes better with knowledge
These days, it's easy to take Sancerre's supremacy for granted — who doesn't love the Sauvignon Blanc's balanced mineral and fruit qualities, perfect on its own or with goat cheese or seafood?
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Epcot Food & Wine Fest off to a savory start - Orlando Business Journal (blog)

Epcot Food & Wine Fest off to a savory start - Orlando Business Journal (blog) | Urban eating | Scoop.it
WKMG Orlando
Epcot Food & Wine Fest off to a savory start
Orlando Business Journal (blog)
The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival has started its longest run to date, Sept. 19-Nov. 10.
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From Coffee To Chicory To Beer, 'Bitter' Flavor Can Be Addictive - NPR (blog)

From Coffee To Chicory To Beer, 'Bitter' Flavor Can Be Addictive - NPR (blog) | Urban eating | Scoop.it
NPR (blog)
From Coffee To Chicory To Beer, 'Bitter' Flavor Can Be Addictive
NPR (blog)
As we grow older, we start to acquire a taste for it, she notes. "Your first sip of coffee — it's so bitter,'" she says.
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Titans of Artisanal Food Expand in Crowded New York City Arena - New York Times

Titans of Artisanal Food Expand in Crowded New York City Arena - New York Times | Urban eating | Scoop.it
New York Times
Titans of Artisanal Food Expand in Crowded New York City Arena
New York Times
Colleagues sitting at tables savoring General Tso mushroom rice bowls and pastrami dumplings were accosted by food voyeurs, and also panhandlers.
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The Quotable Bourdain: Anthony Bourdain on Vices, Humanity, and Foodies

The Quotable Bourdain: Anthony Bourdain on Vices, Humanity, and Foodies | Urban eating | Scoop.it
It's been a big week of interviews for Anthony Bourdain, whose CNN Show Parts Unknown returns later this month on September 28.
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Italy celebrates 80 years of national treasure Sophia Loren

Italy celebrates 80 years of national treasure Sophia Loren | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Milan (AFP) - Sophia Loren turned 80 on Saturday -- a landmark birthday feted across Italy with celebrations of the beauty and talent of the country's revered cinema icon.
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Goodbye Nutcracker, Hello Nut Hammer

Goodbye Nutcracker, Hello Nut Hammer | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Behold the Nut Hammer, a 21st century nutcracker from London designer Roger Arquer.
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Forget GMOs. Better Data Is the Key to Reinventing Food - Wired

Forget GMOs. Better Data Is the Key to Reinventing Food - Wired | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Forget GMOs. Better Data Is the Key to Reinventing Food
Wired
Inside a squat building on San Francisco's 10th Street, packed into a space that looks a lot like a high school chem lab, Hampton Creek is redesigning the food you eat.
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Three national food tours coming your way - USA TODAY

Three national food tours coming your way - USA TODAY | Urban eating | Scoop.it
USA TODAY
Three national food tours coming your way
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The James Beard Foundation's (JBF) Taste America national food festival promises "Local Flavor from Coast to Coast" in 10 cities over five weekends, from September 12 through October 25.
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WATCH: Anthony Bourdain Talks Meaning of Foodies in Shanghai Season Premiere of Parts Unknown

WATCH: Anthony Bourdain Talks Meaning of Foodies in Shanghai Season Premiere of Parts Unknown | Urban eating | Scoop.it
The whole thing has a very existential kind of thrill to it — what’s the meaning of all the flashing lights and fried foods to our hearts’ desire?
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London Restaurant Only Serves Food from Cans

London Restaurant Only Serves Food from Cans | Urban eating | Scoop.it
The Tincan restaurant in London is a pop-up concept that only serves fish from tin cans - an idea to show people that canned food can be great.
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Report: 47% of Meals Are Eaten Alone at Restaurants

Report: 47% of Meals Are Eaten Alone at Restaurants | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Your restaurant may get large parties of families, friends, coworkers, and sports fans, but do you also occasionally serve a party of one?
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When Food Comes To Warren Buffett, It's A Salt Shaker 'Snowstorm' (WFC, BRKA, BRKB)

When Food Comes To Warren Buffett, It's A Salt Shaker 'Snowstorm' (WFC, BRKA, BRKB) | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Warren Buffett's eating habits are the stuff of legend.  Buffett is a huge fan of Dairy Queen — owned by Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway — and reportedly ordered Dairy Queen and a Coke while dining at the Four Seasons in April.  Buffett also loves...
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10Best: Iconic Southern restaurants - USA TODAY

10Best: Iconic Southern restaurants - USA TODAY | Urban eating | Scoop.it
USA TODAY
10Best: Iconic Southern restaurants
USA TODAY
From humble little cafes to ubiquitous chain restaurants, Southern food can be found in nearly every corner of every state in the country.
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Listage: All About Sourdough; The Best Fall Coffee Beverage

Listage: All About Sourdough; The Best Fall Coffee Beverage | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Sawyer & Co., Austin [Photo: Jeff Amador/Eater ATX]
· Sourdough's Not Loafing Around [WSJ]
· This Is the Best Fall Coffee Drink [Sprudge]
· Is Your Fish Dinner Bad for the Planet?
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Americans are tired of long restaurant menus - Washington Post (blog)

Americans are tired of long restaurant menus - Washington Post (blog) | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Mother Jones
Americans are tired of long restaurant menus
Washington Post (blog)
For years, long, windy menus were the fad. The more options a restaurant offered, the less likely that diners would want to go elsewhere, the thinking went.
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Julien Miquel #Wine on Twitter: "HISTORY of the #WINE BOTTLE 350 years of Evolution... Love the XVIIIth Century Cobby ones! http://t.co/f0KYCVxftk"

Julien Miquel #Wine on Twitter: "HISTORY of the #WINE BOTTLE 350 years of Evolution... Love the XVIIIth Century Cobby ones! http://t.co/f0KYCVxftk" | Urban eating | Scoop.it
RT @JMiquelWine: HISTORY of the #WINE BOTTLE
350 years of Evolution...
Love the XVIIIth Century Cobby ones! http://t.co/f0KYCVxftk
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The Repercussions of Gerard Depardieu's 12 Bottles of Wine a Day - Yahoo Health

The Repercussions of Gerard Depardieu's 12 Bottles of Wine a Day - Yahoo Health | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Yahoo Health The Repercussions of Gerard Depardieu's 12 Bottles of Wine a Day Yahoo Health The Oscar-nominated thespian, who ditched France to become a Russian citizen in 2013 and was found guilty in a 2012 DUI arrest, is making headlines once...
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Cutlery Designed Just for Ramen

Cutlery Designed Just for Ramen | Urban eating | Scoop.it
This spoon and fork combination has been designed specifically to make eating ramen noodles and broth a whole lot easier.
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The Hipster Somm Just Might Be What Wine Needs - Chicagoist

The Hipster Somm Just Might Be What Wine Needs - Chicagoist | Urban eating | Scoop.it
The Hipster Somm Just Might Be What Wine Needs
Chicagoist
I mean, the quantity of facts about wine is virtually limitless. This makes wine a perfect topic for the hipster to flaunt their knowledge of little known facts over others.
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Farmers split on Hawaii coffee labeling proposal - KITV Honolulu

Farmers split on Hawaii coffee labeling proposal - KITV Honolulu | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Farmers split on Hawaii coffee labeling proposal
KITV Honolulu
Ford says she's not trying to stop blending but believes consumers need to know if a product contains 90 percent Colombia coffee and 10 percent Kona.
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6.4 Trillion Calories Cut From Food Products - WebMD

6.4 Trillion Calories Cut From Food Products - WebMD | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Fox News
6.4 Trillion Calories Cut From Food Products
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Together, these 16 businesses represent about one-third of all calories in the U.S. food supply, the study showed.
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Swap This for That - An Infographic

Swap This for That - An Infographic | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Here's a great infographic that offers up some simple food substitution suggestions to make your dishes a whole lot healthier.
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Major US food makers cut 6.4 trillion calories - CBS News

Major US food makers cut 6.4 trillion calories - CBS News | Urban eating | Scoop.it
CBS News
Major US food makers cut 6.4 trillion calories
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Together, these 16 businesses represent about one-third of all calories in the U.S. food supply, the study showed.
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The Company That's Trying To Make Eggs Obsolete Is Raising $50 Million At A $300 Million Valuation

The Company That's Trying To Make Eggs Obsolete Is Raising $50 Million At A $300 Million Valuation | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Hampton Creek, the San Francisco-based startup that's creating a plant-based alternative to eggs, is in the middle of raising $50 million at a more than $300 million valuation, according to The Wall Street Journal, citing sources.  Earlier this...
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Our 10 Favorite Rosé Wines From Around the World - Parade

Our 10 Favorite Rosé Wines From Around the World - Parade | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Parade
Our 10 Favorite Rosé Wines From Around the World
Parade
Many consider rosé the official wine of the summer, and while we completely agree, our enjoyment of it actually doesn't stop there.
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