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Interview: Chef JJ Johnson and the Making of a Modern Chef

12 months ago

A chef-led quick service restaurant means that Johnson's take on bowls is one of the few in the genre we are actually excited to dig into.

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McDonald’s Removes Artificial Preservatives From Two-Thirds of Its Burgers

12 months ago

McDonalds' leadership has talked about the move toward better quality food for years, and it understandably takes some time to implement across the chain. It's also 100 percent necessary to keep up with competition.

Food

What to Expect From ThinkFoodGroup’s Upcoming Hudson Yards Food Hall

12 months ago

ThinkFoodGroup's Hudson Yards project is pretty ambitious but if it manages to tell an authentic Spanish food story then it will likely be a success.

Food

McDonald’s Needs to Treat Its Chickens Better Says Major Stockholder

12 months ago

More humane treatment of animals on a large scale would have a huge impact, but we're certain we'll hear that McDonald's can't provide better conditions and offer value meals at the same time.

Food

Michelin Finally Awards Three Stars to a Washington, D.C. Restaurant

1 year ago

This is great recognition for The Inn at Little Washington, where chef Patrick O’Connell is celebrating 40 years of operation. However — and we know this is a pipe dream — but, given the comments that the Michelin director gives here on who is worthy of attention, we would all be better off caring a little less about Michelin stars.

Food

Restaurants at New York’s Hudson Yards Have a Big Plan to Feed Office Workers

1 year ago

For the 25 restaurant and food concepts moving into the Hudson Yards project, their top customers are going to be the 40,000 office workers flowing through the development on a regular basis. Figuring out in-office delivery and flexible operating hours are key.

Food

Good Oysters Begin With Good Relationships in the U.S. Northeast

1 year ago

Tourism and handshake relationships with local restaurant buyers are more important than ever for Cape Cod oyster farmers, who run high risk businesses.

Food

Mass Meats Purveyor Perdue Farms Looks Into Buying a Plant-Based Protein Startup

1 year ago

Sales generated in the plant-based protein business are still tiny in comparison to the red meats and chicken business, but it's enough of a growth market that national restaurant chains and massive meat suppliers are getting on board.

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Catalonia Case Study: How the Food Economy Drives Sustainable Tourism Development

1 year ago

When destinations go viral, tensions between locals and visitors can run high. Promoting local food systems can up the ante for residents by maximizing the economic impact of tourism dollars. Building a deeper narrative around local food and culture can also create more fulfilling experiences for the right kind of tourist.

Food

Hey Restaurants, That Burger Isn’t Vegan — It’s ‘Plant-Based’

1 year ago

Not sure how or why "plant-based" works better than "vegan" but if people aren't scared away — and like the food — then whatever it takes, I guess.

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Looking at the Foundations of Food Tourism Through ‘Foodways’

1 year ago

Thinking about a region’s “foodways,” or how its food, culture, and history connect, can help destinations tell meaningful, unique stories to travelers.

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After Two Years, Farmacy Is Still Selling Its Plant-Based Hype Abroad

1 year ago

In a market not exactly known for its vegan fare, Camilla Fayed's Farmacy works to create pleasing dishes with only plant-based ingredients, hopefully inspiring other businesses to make small but meaningful changes, too.