Food FYI: Man tries to eat 1,050-bacon-strip Whopper
WHOPPER WITH BACON
Tokyo-based odd-news blog RocketNews24 records "Mr. Sato" capitalizing on Burger King Japan’s 15-bacon-strips-for-100-yen promotion by eating a Whopper with 1,050 bacon strips.
'A GIRL AND HER PIG'
Epicurious interviews Spotted Pig chef April Bloomfield and throws in a few recipes from her newly published book, "A Girl and her Pig."
The Washington Post checks out what chefs drive. For example: Italian chef Mike Isabella drives a "pimped-out purple-and-black Honda Ruckus with chrome rims, an ostrich leather seat, racing tires and Graffiato logos emblazoned on it."
CLAY POT TIPS
Slanted Door chef-owner Charles Phan has tips on clay cookware over at Find. Eat. Drink. (He studied pottery. Who knew.)
9 GREEK RECIPES
Authentic Greek Recipes blog lists the 9 most repinned Greek recipes on Pinterest, including cheese pie and butter beans plaki.
-- Betty Hallock