Peanut Butter Prices On the Rise; Topping Meat with Meat at Burger Restos


Newark Mayor Cory Booker announced that he decided to become a vegetarian as part of his anti-animal-cruelty campaign.
[NY Post]

A new study has shown that it’s possible to achieve peanut tolerance by attaching peanut proteins onto blood cells and reintroducing them to the body.
[Sun Times]

Meanwhile, another bad year for peanut crops means that the price of peanut butter is going up next month.
[Wall Street Journal]

Now that the labor dispute at the Boathouse has been resolved, the Hotel and Motel Trades Council has taken out ads inviting people to visit the Central Park restaurant.

In restaurants around the country, burgers are getting topped with more meat, like Smashburger’s grilled pastrami burger.
[Nation’s Restaurant News]

A new smartphone app called B4YOUBOARD will allow airline passengers to order food for gate-side delivery at JFK.
[Nation’s Restaurant News]