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Facebook Rejects Mardi Gras King Cake Ad for 'Excessive' Nudity of Plastic Babies - MUNCHIES

Facebook Rejects Mardi Gras King Cake Ad for 'Excessive' Nudity of Plastic Babies - MUNCHIES | Urban eating | Scoop.it
King Cake Snob tried to push back, pointing out that the traditional naked plastic babies weren’t even real babies, but Facebook didn’t budge.
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Study Suggests That Eating Cheese Can Lower Your Risk For Heart Disease

Study Suggests That Eating Cheese Can Lower Your Risk For Heart Disease | Urban eating | Scoop.it
According to a recent study, eating cheese twice a day can actually help fight against cardiovascular disease. Who knew?
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These Businesses (and People) Are Giving Federal Workers Free Food

These Businesses (and People) Are Giving Federal Workers Free Food | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Chef and part-time superhero José Andrés was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize for his tireless efforts to feed Puerto Rico, Texas, North Carolina, Florida and California following natural disasters — but he isn’t st
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White Castle Is Now Accepting Valentine’s Day Reservations

White Castle Is Now Accepting Valentine’s Day Reservations | Urban eating | Scoop.it
White Castle now is accepting its annual serving of Valentine’s Day reservations, and more than 30,000 romantics are expected to gobble them up.
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St-Viateur Bagel To Close Its NDG Location This Winter

St-Viateur Bagel To Close Its NDG Location This Winter | Urban eating | Scoop.it
It was unable to renegotiate its lease with building owners
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It's The Final Straw For Plastics, Says Nestlé

It's The Final Straw For Plastics, Says Nestlé | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Nestlé next month will start to drop plastic straws from its products and is working on biodegradable water bottles in a drive to reduce plastic waste.
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Village Bakery De Farine et d’Eau Fraîche Has Returned From the Dead

Village Bakery De Farine et d’Eau Fraîche Has Returned From the Dead | Urban eating | Scoop.it
With new ownership, and a pivot
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Restaurants Are Hosting Blindfolded Dinners Because 'Bird Box' Looked Like So Much Fun - MUNCHIES

Restaurants Are Hosting Blindfolded Dinners Because 'Bird Box' Looked Like So Much Fun - MUNCHIES | Urban eating | Scoop.it
At one event, diners must remain silent and the three-course meal will be soundtracked with sounds of chirping birds and rushing water.
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Why Free Food Is the Perk Your Company Can't Afford Not to Offer

Why Free Food Is the Perk Your Company Can't Afford Not to Offer | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Once a luxurious extra, giving workers something to eat and drink at no cost is becoming the norm....
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Top trends in French wine for 2019

Top trends in French wine for 2019 | Urban eating | Scoop.it
As we move into the new year, we ask some of the top French wine producers and personalities what regions, grape varieties and wine styles they predict will be hot in 2019. Nicolas Emereau, director, Alliance Loire “People are concerned about wine’s environmental impact, and also additives. Organic, Fairtrade and responsible farming trends will increase; not as an end in itself but as a prerequisite. In 2019, we should rediscover the wines from the cool French regions: Burgundy, Alsace, and Loire Valley have their role to play. “The main thing, in my mind, will be the reds. With the 2018 vintage, we could change the ideas that many people have about reds from northern regions.” Slideshow : 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Next Page →
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Hurricanes, Floods And Now The Shutdown: Restaurants Offer Free Meals For Federal Workers

Hurricanes, Floods And Now The Shutdown: Restaurants Offer Free Meals For Federal Workers | Urban eating | Scoop.it
As they did during hurricanes and floods, restaurants and chefs are stepping up to help furloughed federal workers.
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Toronto startups taking a bite out of food waste

Toronto startups taking a bite out of food waste | Urban eating | Scoop.it
With discounts on takeout, grocery deals and delicious products made from leftovers, these companies prove saving the planet can be fun, tasty, and easy on the wallet
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The Best Holiday Things to Buy from Trader Joe's

The Best Holiday Things to Buy from Trader Joe's | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Egg nog yogurt? Yule Log ice cream? Run — do not walk — to your nearest Trader Joe's to stock up on all of their holiday treats....
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This Fresh Batch of New York Bakers Is Making Bread Interesting Again - MUNCHIES

This Fresh Batch of New York Bakers Is Making Bread Interesting Again - MUNCHIES | Urban eating | Scoop.it
"It’s funny, when people meet me, they’re like, ‘Wait, you’re not what I expected.’"
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This Single Egg Became The Most-Liked Photo On Instagram

This Single Egg Became The Most-Liked Photo On Instagram | Urban eating | Scoop.it
A photo of a single egg has shockingly become the all-time most liked image on Instagram, surpassing Kylie Jenner's record-holding baby post.
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Anthony Bourdain and His Influencers Inspire a New College Course

Anthony Bourdain and His Influencers Inspire a New College Course | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Anthony Bourdain, who died in June at age 61, was in many ways, a teacher. The chef and television host taught readers about food, sure, but also about reaching out across cultural lines and borders to bring the world closer together.
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The Food Hall Trend: from Usa to Europe, Food Halls are Changing the Way of Dining

The Food Hall Trend: from Usa to Europe, Food Halls are Changing the Way of Dining | Urban eating | Scoop.it
More and more cities are repurposing abandoned buildings by creating permanent homes for clusters of pop up restaurants and vendors serving great food.
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World’s 50 Best Restaurants List Changes Voting to Find New Winners

World’s 50 Best Restaurants List Changes Voting to Find New Winners | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Osteria Francescana, Eleven Madison Park, and the other former no. 1 restaurants are no longer eligible for inclusion on the list
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Joël Robuchon’s Death Changes Nothing at His Montreal Atelier

Joël Robuchon’s Death Changes Nothing at His Montreal Atelier | Urban eating | Scoop.it
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Daughter of Italian mafia boss names Paris restaurant Corleone | World news | The Guardian

Daughter of Italian mafia boss names Paris restaurant Corleone | World news | The Guardian | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Lucia Riina, youngest child of Salvatore ‘Totò’ Riina, names establishment after crime family’s home town...
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Coffee Company Slapped With a $2.8 Million Fine for Infringing Bob Marley Trademarks

Coffee Company Slapped With a $2.8 Million Fine for Infringing Bob Marley Trademarks | Urban eating | Scoop.it
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled against Jammin Java, ruling the coffee willfully infringed on Bob Marley trademarks.
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Starbucks Reserve Roastery cafe opens in New York's Meatpacking

Starbucks Reserve Roastery cafe opens in New York's Meatpacking | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Starbucks has unveiled a sprawling outpost "inspired by the history of manufacturing" in Manhattan's Meatpacking District, with copper pipes overhead.
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5 Canadian restaurants that are trying to take over the world | Daily Hive Calgary

5 Canadian restaurants that are trying to take over the world | Daily Hive Calgary | Urban eating | Scoop.it
Despite our widely-recognized kind and apologetic disposition as a nation, when it comes to Canada's restaurant chains, we don't come to play. 
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