In which we highlight the past week in food, either at home or abroad.

  • “Groundbreaking begins next Thursday, Dec. 16, with the Chick-fil-A cows kicking off the festivities at 10 a.m.” [Updated] Chick-fil-A Coming to Hollywood at Sunset & Highland.
  • “When all was said and done, the fight was one of flavored syrup versus flavored syrup.” Food Fight: Starbucks vs. Coffee Bean's Gingerbread Latte.
  • “Hydrocolloids. Hervé This. Dr. Dre. Jell-O.” More Fun With Twitter: In Which Jonathan Gold and José Andrés Debate Molecular Gastronomy & Semantics.
  • “Maybe somebody can send Amanda Hesser a really big Christmas present.” Christine Muhlke Heading to Bon Appétit
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  • “Because if you're nerdy enough to spend your dough on this, you're definitely rolling out and baking your own pizza dough.” Top 5 Absurd But Adorable Kitchen Gadgets.
  • “All of the sudden it turned up on my Wikipedia page.” Q & A With Joan Nathan, Part 2: Kosher Wines, “Newish Jewish” + How Tom Colicchio (Literally) Saved Her Life.
  • “Sounds less like a research study and more like prehistoric porn, but hey, to each his own.” Research Study Finds The Sight of Meat Calms Men Down.
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