Musical Brunches; More Food Recalls


Scientists have cracked the code to wheat’s DNA, which should allow them to devise ways of breeding more robust crops.
[ABC News]

In New York, the jazz brunch is an institution, but you can also have a gospel brunch, bossa nova brunch, or klezmer brunch.
[NY Times]

Another report on how jittery letter grades are making restaurateurs, some of whom have hired inspection consultants to avoid putting food on display.
[Wall Street Journal]

It turns out the salmonella contamination of hundreds of thousands of eggs could have been caused by bacteria in barns and chicken feed.
[NY Times]

Meanwhile, a Williamsburg cheese maker has voluntarily recalled two of its products after traces of what could grow into Listeria monocytogenes were found.

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on August 27, 2010


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