Yet Another Defense of Modernist Cooking; Macarons Are All the Rage


A New Mexico woman is suing Chili’s after she says she pulled a needle about two inches long from her mouth while eating mashed potatoes.
[Seattle PI]

A group of “feeders,” people who indulge in the sexual fetish of bingeing on fattening food with a partner, weighed in on James Carter’s play Feeder: A Love Story.

Josh Ozersky is the latest to leap the defense of Modernist Cooking, saying that it’s the book for people who want to “cook better food — not weirder food.”

Forget cupcakes. The colorful French sandwich bites called mararons are the latest hot treat in the world of sweets.
[NY Post]