Now You Too Can Join the Butcher's Guild; Pastry Chefs Are the New Rock Stars

The Butcher's Guild, a new trade organization for butchers, is opening its membership to regular folk June 1. [Diner's Journal]

Remember all those "my meal at El Bulli" articles? Well, get ready for the onslaught of "my meal at Noma" articles, starting with Bruce Palling's. [Wall Street Journal]

Yum Brands, which owns KFC, Taco Bell, and Pizza Hut, will acquire Little Sheep, a chain of hot-pot restaurants in China. [NY Times]

A family was held up at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport when a seven-month-old's baby food tested positive for explosives. [WFAA]

First it was executive chefs, then bartenders, butchers, and farmers. Now, the new rock stars are pastry chefs. [Wall Street Journal]

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