Food News/restaurant Gossip

Here Are the Nominees for the GGRA’s Second Annual Saucy Awards

While the Bay Area food world steps up to help feed the…

 

“Love” Is Not an Ingredient, FDA Rules

Think of all the controversies we’ve had over dubious “ingredients” in food…

 

Bulleit Bourbon Is Distilled by Major Homophobes, Apparently

Over the past decade or so, Bulleit bourbon (and its green-labeled brand-mate,…

 

Impossible Burger Teams up with Gott’s Roadside and Umami Burger

There is almost nothing more American than a hamburger, yet the amount…

California Officially Has Four State Nuts Now

Why do Californians pronounce the “ah-mond” instead of “al-mond”? Because we shake the…

Corey Lee, SingleThread, and La Taqueria Win James Beard Nods

Tonight at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, actor (and noted foodie) Jesse…

LATE LUNCH ALERT: Today Is Super Duper Day

Don’t eat an early lunch today! It’s Super Duper’s annual Super Duper…

Animal Style: Impossible Burger Opens a Factory

The quest to de-carbonize the economy usually homes in on energy production…

Wagon Train: Off The Grid Bursts Into 2017

Remember around 2011, when food trucks were so new and controversial that…

James Beard Semifinalists Announced

The James Beard Foundation announced its restaurant and chef semifinalists this morning, with…