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.

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