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Wine Country's Gay Hideaways

By Heather Cassell | Sep 26
It's a revolution with a queer eye that is combining metropolitan chic and authentic wine country aesthetics in a sophisticated way that is truly inspiring the best in Calistoga, the Anderson Valley in Mendocino County, and Guerneville.

Why Chefs are Leaving New York

Chefs like Gavin Kaysen tell Grub Street why they are leaving New York. Kaysen is opening a restaurant in his hometown, Minneapolis.

Beyond Gumbo: New Orleans Restaurants Rebound Post-Katrina

FOOD/DRINK | By Rebecca Santana | Aug 29
Talk to folks on the street about the "holy trinity" and you're as likely to get a lesson on onions, celery and peppers as you are Catholicism. That's New Orleans, a city where eating has long been a serious business.

Le Langhe: An Inebriating Itinerary

Nestled between the provinces of Cuneo and Alba at the foot of the Italian Alps lie the rolling hills of Le Langhe. Wine... truffles... come check it out!

TV Chef Robyn Almodovar Has Plenty on Her Plate

FOOD/DRINK | By Christiana Lilly | Aug 2
When you're around Robyn Almodovar, you can't miss her. With a unique head of curly hair, she speaks her mind without a filter and cooks pretty damn good food.

Party With a King: Parmigiano Reggiano

The last monarch of Italy passed away in 1983, but for the past 900 years another king has been ruling in the kitchens of almost every household on the Italian peninsula-Parmigiano Reggiano.

Corkpiercer :: Big Gay Wine Train Rolls into Year Five, Controversy

NATIONAL | By Heather Cassell | Feb 14
It's a big gay affair in wine country when the Big Gay Wine Train rolls out of downtown Napa up the valley to St. Helena. Guests will enjoy wines from LGBT vintners paired with a special menu. And this year marks the event's five year anniversary.

Sales of Macadamias Soar in Korea After Nut Rage

CORPORATE | By Youkyung Lee | Dec 16
Nut rage imploded the career of a Korean Air Lines executive and embarrassed her family and country. Now South Korean retailers are experiencing the unexpected upside: a boom in sales of macadamias.

McDonald's to Trim Menu, Examine Ingredients

CORPORATE | By Candice Choi | Dec 14
McDonald's is planning to simplify its menu and maybe even the number of ingredients it uses in its food as it fights to hold onto customers.

Congress Relaxes Whole Grain Standards for Schools

HEALTH | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Dec 11
A massive year-end spending bill released Tuesday doesn't allow schools to opt out of healthier school meal standards, as House Republicans had sought. But it would ease standards that require more whole grains in school foods.

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