A Brooklyn bartender was stabbed outside the Branded Saloon on Vanderbilt Avenue in Prospect Heights after his dog became entangled with that of an ex-con.
[NY Daily News]
Sam Sifton remembers Shorty Tang, the inventor of sesame noodles as we know it, after seeing Tang’s biography posted on the blog RiceWineVinegar.
Topeka, Kansas-based PT’s Coffee Roasting Co., last year’s Roast Magazine Roaster of the Year, can be found at Luna Espresso, Baco Café, and now at Southside Coffee.
The E.U. has ruled that bisphenol A or BPA caps don’t need to be cut despite recent studies linking it to increased risk of heart disease, breast cancer and diabetes.
South Korea is in a mini kimchi crisis, causing prices to soar and restaurants to consider charging for kimchi, which is usually free.
[Wall Street Journal]
McDonald’s is denying a Wall Street Journal report that it’s considering dropping health care coverage due to new federal health care regulations.
[Nation’s Restaurant News]