Kraft Hiding Veggies in the Mac ‘N’ Cheese; Albert Trummer Rejects Pyro Plea Deal


Kraft Macaroni & Cheese is one of the packaged food brands trying to hide veggies in the mix.
[Washington Post]

Americans, who once thought of Italian food as the cuisine of “garlic eaters,” are now more aware of the different regional nuances of Italian fare. [Washington Post]

Walmart has donated two huge refrigerated trucks to the Summer Meals program, which has suffered significant cuts this year.

Albert Trummer, who was arrested twice last year for performing pyrotechnic tricks at his bar, Apotheke, has rejected a plea deal and plans to fight the charges.
[Diner’s Journal]

Reactions to the Federal Trade Commission’s release of proposed “voluntary” principles for marketing food to kids.
[Wall Street Journal]

The United Egg Producers and the Humane Society have inked a deal that will affect how egg-laying hens are housed, but also probably send egg prices up.
[Nation’s Restaurant News]