Food FYI: The war against sugar rages on
The L.A. Times delves into the battle on sugar. Are Americans, who eat on average 20 teaspoons of sugar a day, facing a public health crisis, or are sugar alarmists going too far?
Seen "Swamp People" yet? Slate tells us why alligator hunting makes for excellent television.
FOOD BOOK FAIR
Food Book Fair 2012, an inaugural food-focused book fair will take place May 4 to 6 in Brooklyn, Grist reports. Organizers call it more than a book fair -- it's "a festival of food culture."
Danish company Scanomat makes a coffee machine that dispenses coffee through a counter-top tap, notes Design Taxi. You push a button, the machine makes Americanos, lattes, cappuccinos and macchiatos beneath the counter. And out it comes through a faucet.
-- Betty Hallock