Food News

Edible Balloons, Burger Bash Menu, and Other Food News


Happy Presidents' Day. We bring you today's list of occasional links.

1. An incredibly light dessert: the edible balloon. Mmm. Green apple air.

2. Food porn: a pizza cookbook shaped like a pizza.

3. This weekend's South Beach Wine and Food Festival's Burger Bash menu is unveiled, the $225 event hosted by Rachael Ray.

4. Beastie Boys' Mike D has a wine blog, says Grub Street. Check out this refined funk.

5. Trader Joe's signed a Fair Food Agreement with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers representing tomato pickers in southwest Florida. The agreement requires the grocery store to

pay a penny more per pound of tomatoes and to ensure better working conditions for tomato workers.


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