Mets fans are getting even more reasons to hang out in the Citi Field food court this season. Crab-cake sandwiches from Catch of the Day, Disco fries from Box Frites, and strawberry shakes from Shake Shack are among new menu items. And a McFadden’s Pub will open at street level.
Bees continue to die in extraordinary numbers, and scientists still can’t figure out what is causing hive collapse. Now, our food supply is threatened due to lack of pollination.
The Senate approved legislation that would create new standards for school lunches yesterday. $4.5 billion will be spent on nutrition programs over the next 10 years.
Restaurants are targeting snackers — including McDonald’s with its Snack Wraps, KFC with its Boneless Filet, and Wendy’s line of $3 Deluxe sandwich meals.
[Nation’s Restaurant News]
Kombucha, a drink of fermented tea, is gaining popularity once again among new-age hippies, despite warnings about health risks associated with drinking it.