What's the country reading today food-wise? Here's a roundup of some of the food-related stories from other newspapers, many of which print their food sections mid-week. And remember, even if you don't actually buy papers these days (or not; this paper is free), it's where most of your content comes from. Surf away. Just remember that spilling your macchiato over your keyboard is a lot more expensive than spilling it across newsprint.
Making homemade fruit syrups (more gifting ideas); and at the Cleveland Plain Dealer.
Results from this year's holiday cookie contest, at The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
At The Baltimore Sun, considering the question of lump crab meat.