San Francisco Chronicle: Hyper-local markets provide a big economic boost.
CHOW: The Most Obnoxious Chefs of 2011. Sorry, Ludo. At least you're in good company.
Eater LA: Beverly Hills. Sushi. Robots. (More fun in the new world.)
The New York Times: The Google map of Sam Sifton's Top 10 New Restaurants of 2011.
KCET Food: The sparkling wines of California.
Eat: Los Angeles: Amelia Saltsman's recipe for sweet potatoes.
Reuters: Michigan cheese recalled for possible listeria contamination. Or, more reasons to serve Wisconsin cheese for your Packers Superbowl party.
Food52: 7 Boozy Desserts.
Sinosoul: 2011 Faves from Mr. Chen (“This hardly happens on the site. Some may find it cute, or seriously annoying”).
Grub Street: Shit Vegans Say. Awesome.
Daily Dish: 5 Questions for Culina's Victor Casanova.