Breakfast Buffet: Friday, 8/8


The Foundry is no longer open for lunch. Hopefully this is not a sign of things to come. (KC Beer Blog)

Any article that lists chocolate as an exceptionally healthy food or “superfood” is an article I can get behind. In addition to chocolate, there are nine other superfoods that may surprise. (Forbes)

As mentioned on this blog yesterday, it’s not uncommon for chefs to promote a recipe without having tried it. A British celebrity chef who did just that is now in trouble for recommending that people use a toxic weed on top of organic salads. (Telegraph)

The Olympics finally begin tonight and while competitive eating is still not an Olympic sport, the regular athletes down massive quantities of food themselves. (China Daily)

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