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Introducing Team USA For Bocuse D'Or 2015

Introducing Team USA For Bocuse D'Or 2015 | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Pair of French Laundry chefs are going for the gold
The United States will soon take another stab at a gold medal at the Bocuse d’Or, the biennial world chef championship in Lyon, France.
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Toronto restaurant scolds diner after missed reservation - blogTO (blog)

Toronto restaurant scolds diner after missed reservation - blogTO (blog) | Urban eating | Scoop.it
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Toronto restaurant scolds diner after missed reservation
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Dinner reservations are one of the few things in Toronto we can commit to and pull a no-show with no repercussions whatsoever, financial or otherwise.
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Once a niche, local foods becoming big business - USA TODAY

Once a niche, local foods becoming big business - USA TODAY | Urban eating | Scoop.it
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Once a niche, local foods becoming big business
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PHILADELPHIA — Once a niche business, locally grown foods aren't just for farmers markets anymore.
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Slideshow: California Wine Festival - KEYT

Slideshow: California Wine Festival - KEYT | Urban eating | Scoop.it
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Slideshow: California Wine Festival
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The California Wine Festival kicked off the event with Old Spanish Nights. It all culminates at Chase Palm Park with thousands of visitors and wine makers attending the festival.
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Toronto Restaurants to Try Now

Toronto Restaurants to Try Now | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Diners have been enjoying Splendido’s flavourful offerings, which include spreads of fresh meats and cheeses, for more than 20 years. A European-style snack bar, Bar Buca offers a menu of shareable Italian specialities.
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'Fast' or 'food'? New survey says it's now more about the flavor - Los Angeles Times

'Fast' or 'food'? New survey says it's now more about the flavor - Los Angeles Times | Urban eating | Scoop.it
'Fast' or 'food'? New survey says it's now more about the flavor Los Angeles Times Consumer Reports asked more than 30,000 of its subscribers to rank the food of different regional and national fast food chains, in addition to their politeness,...
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5 Future Food Trends to Expect

5 Future Food Trends to Expect | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Chef Marcus Samuelsson offers up five of his own predictions of what trends we can expect to see in the future of food.
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Chick-fil-A Has Overtaken KFC to Become America’s Largest Chicken Chain

Chick-fil-A Has Overtaken KFC to Become America’s Largest Chicken Chain | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Rejoice? Sometimes controversial fast-food chain Chick-fil-A now controls 26 percent of the limited-service chicken market, wresting top honors from Colonel Sanders's brood, whose new share stands at 22 percent, according to a report published by...
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Jinya Ramen Closes After Just One Year

Jinya Ramen Closes After Just One Year | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Miss you already, miso ramen. The 56-seat West Village outpost of the Los Angeles-based Jinya Ramen Bar has closed after a year in the West Village. The ramenya had its fans, including food critic Robert Sietsema.
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14 Examples of Single Serve Alcohol - From Alcoholic Coconut Water to Lidded Wine Glasses (TrendHunter.com)

14 Examples of Single Serve Alcohol - From Alcoholic Coconut Water to Lidded Wine Glasses (TrendHunter.com) | Urban eating | Scoop.it
(TrendHunter.com) Portion control is not only being addressed in the food industry, but also in the beverage industry as these examples of single serve alcohol show. Since wine, beer and spirits can attribute to many...
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17 Meals For One - From Personalized Recipe Campaigns to Marvellously Microwaveable Desserts (TrendHunter.com)

17 Meals For One - From Personalized Recipe Campaigns to Marvellously Microwaveable Desserts (TrendHunter.com) | Urban eating | Scoop.it
(TrendHunter.com) Living on your own can be difficult, especially when it comes to food preparation and finding meals for one. Rather than eating multiple servings because you can't figure out how to alter...
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Video Interlude : Watch CBS News Investigate Americans' Love of Hot Dogs

Video Interlude : Watch CBS News Investigate Americans' Love of Hot Dogs | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Americans apparently eat more than 7 billion hot dogs every summer, so CBS Sunday Morning visits Brooklyn butchery the Meat Hook to see how the iconic food item is made. (It involves "an orange paste of beef and pork...
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PM Listage: Surviving on Pizza Alone; Do Cooking Shows Matter?

PM Listage: Surviving on Pizza Alone; Do Cooking Shows Matter? | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Ample Hills, Brooklyn. [Photo: Krieger/Eater NY]
· The Guy Who Survived on Pizza for 25 Years [Digg]
· Do Cooking Programs Influence the Way We Cook?
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Theme Restaurants: Japan is the king of theme...

Theme Restaurants: Japan is the king of theme... | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Japan is the king of theme restaurants. For those visiting Tokyo and feeling homesick for the Lone Star State, there's a Texas-themed bar called Little Texas where locals and tourists don cowboy boots and sit on horse saddles and listen to...
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Starbucks to Test Coffee Ordering Via Mobile App - PC Magazine

Starbucks to Test Coffee Ordering Via Mobile App - PC Magazine | Urban eating | Scoop.it
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Starbucks to Test Coffee Ordering Via Mobile App
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According to a report from Recode, published earlier this week, Starbucks will begin testing a new mobile ordering process in an undisclosed market this year.
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The top 5 Middle Eastern brunch restaurants in Toronto - blogTO (blog)

The top 5 Middle Eastern brunch restaurants in Toronto - blogTO (blog) | Urban eating | Scoop.it
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The top 5 Middle Eastern brunch restaurants in Toronto
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brunch toronto Middle Eastern brunch in Toronto encompasses Persian and Levantine culinary traditions in a way that satisfies our westerners' brunch-lust.
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Summerlicious 2014 - Bodega French Restaurant

Summerlicious 2014 - Bodega French Restaurant | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Going to Bodega is kind of my own personal signal that summer has officially started.  For the past four years Bodega French Restaurant the first stop on my Summerlicious itinerary.   So why is Bod...
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Introducing: Eastside Social, a new Maritime-themed restaurant near Queen and Carlaw

Introducing: Eastside Social, a new Maritime-themed restaurant near Queen and Carlaw | Urban eating | Scoop.it
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Name: Eastside Social
Neighbourhood: Leslieville
Contact Info: 1008 Queen St.
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Le Fooding Beach Club 2014 Was A Feast For The Senses

Le Fooding Beach Club 2014 Was A Feast For The Senses | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Here's what happened at Le Fooding Beach Club 2014 hosted at New York City's Rockaway Beach. Participating chefs included Christina Tosi and Ludo Lefebvre.
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France Introduces "Homemade" Label At Restaurants

France Introduces "Homemade" Label At Restaurants | Urban eating | Scoop.it
French diners will now know when a restaurant meal has been "homemade" or pre-cooked and reheated thanks to a new law passed by the government.
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Starbucks Warns Baristas to Stop Making Record-Breaking Espresso Monstrosities

Starbucks Warns Baristas to Stop Making Record-Breaking Espresso Monstrosities | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Enough caffeine to kill a man. Starbucks Corporate was forced to grin and bear it again yesterday when it learned a Florida woman ordered a 60-shot $57.75 Frappuccino so she could risk lethal over-caffeination and, in the process, unseat Andrew...
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Momofuku’s Late-Night Dinner With Publican Chef Cosmo Goss Is Almost Sold Out

Momofuku’s Late-Night Dinner With Publican Chef Cosmo Goss Is Almost Sold Out | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Yeah, this looks good. For two back-to-back seatings on August 5 (11 p.m.) and August 6 (1 a.m.), Momofuku Ssäm Bar will host Cosmo Goss of the extremely popular Chicago restaurant the Publican for another installment of its late-night dinner series.
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15 Portion Control Innovations - From Weight-Loss Dishware to Spread-Rationing Contraptions (TrendHunter.com)

15 Portion Control Innovations - From Weight-Loss Dishware to Spread-Rationing Contraptions (TrendHunter.com) | Urban eating | Scoop.it
(TrendHunter.com) This collection of portion control innovations shows the direction people are taking when it comes to leading healthier lives. Fad diets and miracle weight loss pills may still reign in many parts...
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25 Examples of Premium Food Packaging - From Gift-Wrapped Grains to Decadent Grocery Packaging (TrendHunter.com)

25 Examples of Premium Food Packaging - From Gift-Wrapped Grains to Decadent Grocery Packaging (TrendHunter.com) | Urban eating | Scoop.it
(TrendHunter.com) Premium food packaging is fantastic for making essential items on a grocery list seem like little luxuries. Part of the beauty of branding is that just about any item can be made to look much more...
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Harsh Realities: Jacques Pépin Disses Gordon Ramsay's Hell's Kitchen

Harsh Realities: Jacques Pépin Disses Gordon Ramsay's Hell's Kitchen | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Jacques Pépin, Gordon Ramsay [Photo: Facebook; Google+] Chef Jacques Pépin, well-respected cookbook author and long-time television personality, wrote an article for The Daily Meal today in which he expressed some very honest feelings about reality...
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Sriracha Wire: Sriracha Factory Saga Blamed on Faulty Science

Sriracha Wire: Sriracha Factory Saga Blamed on Faulty Science | Urban eating | Scoop.it
[Photo: Hillary Dixler/Eater.com, cjmartin/Flickr]
It looks like the City Council of Irwindale, California used bad science to create its case against Huy Fong Foods, the manufacturer of Sriracha.
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