tasting menus


Local Food More Complicated than You Think; FOOD at Frieze; Priciest Tasting Menus + More News

Food and dining news from around the web and the world… * Show me the meaning of eating local. The conversation needs to extend beyond mileage. [The Washingtonian] * Frieze freezes a moment in food history. An exhibit at Frieze New York pays homage to Soho’s FOOD restaurant of the 1970s. [NY Mag] * Do you [...]

Counting Courses; Restaurants Fight the Flu; Great Wine by the Glass + More

Food and dining news from around the web and the world… * Waste not, want not. That saying has been around for a really long time, and yet half the world’s food supply goes to waste. Join me in a collective “Ugh!” [Los Angeles Times] * By the numbers. The so-called tyranny of tasting menus [...]

Trash on the Tasting Menu; $2K Dish of Pasta; Deceptive Calorie Counts + More

Food and dining news from around the web and the world… * One man’s trash is another man’s tasting menu. Ingredients that would have wound up on the compost heap are being heaped onto diners’ plates. [Washington Post] * A pasta dish that’s seriously rich. And at $2,000 a plate, it ought to be. [NYPost] [...]

Pop-Up Restaurants Hit a Peak; Tasting Menu Discourse Courses on + More News

Food and dining news from around the web and the world… * Fill a prescription and fill up on food? Drugstores are getting into the dining game. [SF Gate] * Destination dining hits a peak atop Mount Kilimanjaro. Literally. [Toledo Blade] * Hotel dining moves far beyond room service and stodgy menus. Find out how [...]