South Dakotans could be getting their favorite rare vintages
shipped to their doorsteps in a few years, but only if a state
lawmakers can come to a consensus on some key details. Legislators
on the Alcohol ...
This past Wednesday through Sunday, major names in food from
throughout South and North America descended on Botoga, Colombia
for the fourth annual Bogota Wine and Food Festival. The theme,
driven home again and again, was celebrating Colombia's
Household air pollution, caused by the use of plant-based or
coal fuel for cooking, heating, and lighting, is putting nearly
three billion people worldwide at risk of ill health and early
death, according to a new Commission, published in The Lancet
Respiratory Medicine journal.
FOOD TV — Chef and Top Chef lifer Richard Blais is getting
his own show on the Food Network. Per the announcement, Hungry
Games will explore the "psychology and science behind our food
decisions " through "a series of fun...
Star Watch tracks where celebs are dining in Vegas. See
someone notable about town? Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Actress Jessica
Szohr and Glee's Jenna Ushkowitz celebrated a friend's birthday
with a small group at Katsuya at the SLS Las Vegas on
At this Summer's MAD food symposium, California chefs Daniel
Patterson (Coi, SF) and Roy Choi (Kogi, LA) dropped the bombshell
news that they are going into the fast food business together.
Their concept is called Loco'l, and the plan...
Since 1988 Wine Enthusiast Magazine has brought iconic and
approachable wine journalism to worldwide readers and the beverage
industry. In keeping with its mission to educate and entertain
Nutritional disparities between America’s rich and poor are
growing, despite efforts to provide higher-quality food to people
who most need it. So says a large study just released from the
Harvard School of Public Health that examined eating habits of
29,124 Americans over the past decade. Diet quality has improved
among people of high socioeconomic status but deteriorated among
those at the ...
Welcome to Destination Dining, a map highlighting the best
food and drink outside of Detroit and the Metro, but still in the
great mitten state. Eater Detroit likes to keep the focus local,
but every once in a while a...
Fast food workers are continuing their fight for a living
wage through a new round of protests scheduled for this Thursday.
According to the New York Times, employees of several chains will
strike at restaurants in over 100 cities...
As the grape harvest season approaches in France, we take a
look at some of the country's most iconic wine regions. Here we
focus on the Rhône Valley, a prime destination for oenotourists.
With over 180,000 acres of vineyards stretching from Lyon and
Arles, the Rhône Valley owes its agricultural wealth to the river
it is named for. The region's soil is particularly suited to
growing widely ...
Atlanta-based gourmet hamburger chain Farm Burger is looking
to break in to the Nashville market. There's no word yet on a
specific location, and PR says the restaurant will open within the
next two years. Farm Burger currently has three...
Photo by James Jennings Take a look at this brochure from
Legend Properties Inc. and tell us what you see. Do you happen to
see a large grocery store in the corner unit of Abbotts Square with
the words "Coming...
In France, the land of good food and world-famous wine, seven
of out 10 people admit they are far from connoisseurs when it comes
to the grape. It appeared that social class has a great deal of
influence over one's wine appreciation -- 43 percent of
white-collar workers claimed to be connoisseurs but only 16 percent
of blue-collar employees. Polling company Viavoice said this showed
a "very ...
Gift retailer 1-800-Flowers.com Inc said it would buy Harry
& David Holdings Inc, known for its gourmet food brands such as
Wolferman's English muffins and Cushman's HoneyBells citrus
products, for $142.5 million in cash. 1-800-Flowers.com said in a
statement that Harry & David would operate as its wholly owned
subsidiary after the acquisition, which is expected to close in
The United Nations warned on Tuesday of "grave food security
concerns" in the west African countries hardest hit by the Ebola
outbreak as the deadly epidemic caused labour shortages and
disrupted cross-border trade. Restrictions on movement in Guinea,
Liberia and Sierra Leone has led to panic buying, food shortages
and severe price hikes, especially in towns and cities, the UN's
Food and ...
1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. , a leading multi-channel retailer of
thoughtful gifts for all occasions, today announced the signing of
a definitive agreement to acquire Harry & David Holdings, Inc.,
a leading multi-channel specialty retailer and producer of branded
premium gift-quality fruit, gourmet food products and other gifts
marketed under the Harry & David®, Wolferman’s® and Cushman’s®
The world's worst Ebola epidemic has put harvests at risk and
sent food prices soaring in West Africa, the U.N. Food and
Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said on Tuesday, warning the problem
would intensify in coming months. The FAO issued a special alert
for Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, the three countries most
affected by the outbreak, which has killed around 1,550 people
since the virus ...
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill making it
perfectly legal to bring your dog out to dinner with you. The dog
must remain in an outdoor-dining section, be on a leash, behave,
and not be in the same area where food is being prepared. The law,
which goes into effect Jan. 1 , should provide some relief to dog
At the European Society of Cardiology Congress, researchers
from the Czech Republic presented a first of its kind study in
which they concluded that wine has its greatest cardiovascular
benefits for those who exercise. "This is the first randomised
trial comparing the effects of red and white wine on markers of
atherosclerosis in people at mild to moderate risk of CVD," says
Professor Milos ...
Everyone wants in on the wine game these days. Every state in
the Union. They gaze with covetous eyes at the luster wine brings
to California, not to mention the money the industry generates,
both through the sale of wine and wine tourism. And then there’s
all that yummy tax revenue [...]
HONG KONG, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCMP Group Ltd
(SEHK: 583), Asia's leading media holding company, today announces
that its Marketing Solutions division will once again blanket the
Starstreet Precinct ...
The University announced Thursday it will renew its dining
contract with Aramark, the dining service provider which manages
the University’s residential and retail dining centers, catering
and vending services, and athletics-related concessions.
It was the confluence of nature and nurture that initially
drew Gotham Bar and Grill (12 East 12th Street, New York,
212.620.4020) wine director Heidi Turzyn to the wine world. "I'm
intrigued by the influence of man on nature; the intersection of
Mother Nature and man is what makes a wine so complex," she
If you’re into cooking shows (and who isn’t these days?), one
of the most unique ones out there is “a Taste of History” on PBS.
Starring the legendary, three-time Emmy award winning host Chef
Walter Staib, proprietor of the City Tavern in Philly and author of
six books, the show transports viewers back to the “golden age of
dining,” the 18th century. When I watch the show, like most other
The Dining Room at Salish Lodge has the dubious distinction
of earning one lonely star in a review by Seattle Times critic
Providence Cicero. While brunch is still good, Cicero says the new
chef, a former member of the "Gordon...