Food News Media
January 12, 2015
In Search of Craveability
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In Search of Craveability // Angela Dimayuga, executive chef of Danny Bowien's Mission Chinese Food NY, discusses a typical day sourcing ingredients and coaching staff as she talks about her goals for new dishes that she creates.
Texas Pete TV: MADE L.V. - Las Vegas, Nevada
playTexas Pete TV: MADE L.V. - Las Vegas, Nevada // MADE L.V. in Las Vegas, Nevada, uses Texas Pete® products like CHA! by Texas Pete sriracha sauce to add bold flavor to its menu. Chef Joe Zanelli is infusing it in sauces, dressing and adding it to house wing sauces, and much more. See how Texas Pete® products are helping to make MADE L.V. a staple in the Nevada desert.
News Today
California Overturns Foie Gras Ban
playCalifornia Overturns Foie Gras Ban // 1/7/15: Foie gras is back on the menu in California. A federal judge issued a ruling last Wednesday that struck down the state's law banning the sale of the delicacy.
Holiday Spending Shifts to Restaurants
playHoliday Spending Shifts to Restaurants // 12/26/14: MasterCard says consumers spent most of their money around the holidays on restaurants, shifting away from items like apparel and electronics.
Charlie Palmer's Modern 21st Century Steakhouse
playCharlie Palmer's Modern 21st Century Steakhouse // 1/2/15: Chef, restauranteur, and author Charlie Palmer sits down to discuss his recipe for success and his upcoming reopening of Times Square's Knickerbocker Hotel and its restaurants.
Drive-Thru Challenge
playDrive-Thru Challenge // If you're in the quick-serve business, you can't afford NOT to look at this uVu Lids Drive-Thru Challenge. Set in a fast-food restaurant, two employees race to see how many lids can be placed safely on coffee cups without any dangerous spills.
Brand Marketing
McDonald’s Promises
playMcDonald’s Promises "No Quinoa" // 1/2/15: McDonald's rolled out a new advertising campaign for the Big Mac in the new year, telling "vegetarians, foodies, and gastronauts" to "kindly avert your eyes."
Hook & Ladder Light from Firehouse Subs
playHook & Ladder Light from Firehouse Subs // 1/5/15: This ad for the Hook & Ladder Light sandwich features Firehouse Subs cofounders and former firefighters Chris and Robin Sorensen.
Ruby Tuesday's 15 Items Under $10
playRuby Tuesday's 15 Items Under $10 // 1/4/15: Ruby Tuesday's highlights some of the items on its menu costing less than $10, such as the Smokehouse Burger and the Garden Bar.
3M Drive-Thru Headset System G5
play3M Drive-Thru Headset System G5 // Say “Hello” to the 3M™ Drive-Thru Headset System G5. Inspired by you, the G5 headset features enhanced comfort, lighter weight, easier to use, increased durability, and the only headset that allows you to repair it in seconds, in your store.
Culinary Class
Is Bone Broth NYC's Next Health Craze?
playIs Bone Broth NYC's Next Health Craze? // Is broth the next juice? At his new takeout window Brodo, chef Marco Canora slings cups of restorative bone broth made from chicken and beef.
A Sandwich Elvis Could Love: The Fool's Gold
playA Sandwich Elvis Could Love: The Fool's Gold // Meet the Fool's Gold: a sandwich that was loved and devoured by Elvis Presley. Made with peanut butter, jelly, and bacon, the sandwich's home is Nick's Cafe in Lakewood, Colorado.
On a Mission for the Perfect Bourbon
playOn a Mission for the Perfect Bourbon // Buffalo Trace Distillery is aiming to create "the perfect bourbon," and its new testing and aging facility "Warehouse X" could help it get the recipe just right.
HyperView PE & PE-32
playHyperView PE & PE-32" Menu Boards // HyperActive has engineered a truly dynamic solution: The new HyperView® PE-32" Menu Board—the industry’s first and only Power over Ethernet drive-thru display. It delivers content flexibility, hardware durability, and affordability—all in one dynamic system.
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