Thousands of workers from restaurant chains including
McDonald's Corp. (MCD) and Yum! Brands Inc. (YUM)'s Pizza Hut are
planning to rally on Sept. 4 for $15-an-hour pay and the right to
form a union. In May, McDonald's asked corporate employees to stay
home after workers demonstrated at its Oak Brook, Illinois
McDonald's, Wendy's and other fast-food restaurants are
expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could
lead to arrests Thursday as labor organizers escalate their
campaign to unionize ...
Eric Rucker learns how to make fig-stuffed roast chicken with
honey, shallots, thyme and barbera with Chef Carolyn Kumpe of
Amador 360. Here’s how you can make it: Fig Stuffed Roast Chicken
with Honey, Shallots, Thyme & Barbera Chef Carolyn Kumpe
Servings 4 Ingredients 2 tbsp walnut or extra virgin olive oil 1
tbsp local […]
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill making it
perfectly legal to bring your dog out to dinner with you. The dog
must remain in an outdoor-dining section, be on a leash, behave,
and not be in the same area where food is being prepared. The law,
which goes into effect Jan. 1 , should provide some relief to dog
At the European Society of Cardiology Congress, researchers
from the Czech Republic presented a first of its kind study in
which they concluded that wine has its greatest cardiovascular
benefits for those who exercise. "This is the first randomised
trial comparing the effects of red and white wine on markers of
atherosclerosis in people at mild to moderate risk of CVD," says
Professor Milos ...
Everyone wants in on the wine game these days. Every state in
the Union. They gaze with covetous eyes at the luster wine brings
to California, not to mention the money the industry generates,
both through the sale of wine and wine tourism. And then there’s
all that yummy tax revenue [...]
10 of the world’s biggest and most influential food and
beverage companies are so powerful that their policies can have a
major impact on the diets and working conditions of people
world-wide, as well as on the environment.
Rhodes Food will sell new stock comprising about 25 percent
of the existing shares, according to a statement e-mailed by Morgan
Stanley, which is joint global coordinator and bookrunner on the
offering, with FirstRand Ltd.’s Rand Merchant Bank and Renaissance
London, Sep 1 (IANS) If you think moderate wine drinking can
protect against cardio-vascular diseases (CVDs), you are probably
right: Just mix daily exercise to it. Earlier studies have found
that red and white wine increases levels of high-density
lipoprotein (HDL), the "good" cholesterol. "We found that moderate
wine drinking was only protective in people who exercised. Red and
white wine ...
Wine only protects against cardiovascular disease (CVD) in
people who exercise, according to results from the a study.
Evidence suggesting that mild to moderate consumption of wine
protects against cardiovascular disease has been accumulating since
the early 1990s. In particular, retrospective studies have found
that wine increases levels of HDL, the "good" cholesterol. But
until now there has ...
HONG KONG, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCMP Group Ltd
(SEHK: 583), Asia's leading media holding company, today announces
that its Marketing Solutions division will once again blanket the
Starstreet Precinct ...
The University announced Thursday it will renew its dining
contract with Aramark, the dining service provider which manages
the University’s residential and retail dining centers, catering
and vending services, and athletics-related concessions.
JAKARTA, Indonesia, Sept. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Food
ingredients Asia (Fi Asia), Asia's biggest tradeshow and meeting in
Food Ingredients industries, will be held in Jakarta for the third
time. It will be a biggest and highlighted meeting event for
business players in food industry around the globe. The world's
leading food ingredient tradeshow, which will be held on 15-17
October 2014 at the ...
It was the confluence of nature and nurture that initially
drew Gotham Bar and Grill (12 East 12th Street, New York,
212.620.4020) wine director Heidi Turzyn to the wine world. "I'm
intrigued by the influence of man on nature; the intersection of
Mother Nature and man is what makes a wine so complex," she
Wine only protects against cardiovascular disease (CVD) in
people who exercise, according to results from the In Vino Veritas
(IVV) study presented at ESC Congress today by Professor Milos
Taborsky from the Czech Republic. Professor Taborsky said: "This is
the first randomised trial comparing the effects of red and white
wine on markers of atherosclerosis (1) in people at mild to
moderate risk ...
If you’re into cooking shows (and who isn’t these days?), one
of the most unique ones out there is “a Taste of History” on PBS.
Starring the legendary, three-time Emmy award winning host Chef
Walter Staib, proprietor of the City Tavern in Philly and author of
six books, the show transports viewers back to the “golden age of
dining,” the 18th century. When I watch the show, like most other
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has recently opened its doors at 11
Mississippi locations to J. Lee’s Gourmet BBQ Sauce. (PRWeb August
31, 2014) Read the full story at
Cooking was never a priority for Lauren when she was younger.
Then came the realisation that, more than ever before, we are what
we eat If you are what you eat, you cant really know yourself until
you learn to cook. Until last year, I couldnt. I missed the
usual window to learn by spending the ages 16 to 21 in a band.
I was I often reflect partially raised by roadies. They taught
me many things ...
Photo courtesy of Gourmet on Gore Near or far, small or big,
there are many events to consider attending this Labor Day weekend.
We rounded up a diverse 10 for you to choose from. If there are
more we should...
Major changes are happening at Flyte World Dining and Wine,
as executive chef Matt Lackey parted ways with the restaurant this
past Saturday. In his place steps Mike Moranski, who previously
worked at Flyte for three years before moving...
The Dining Room at Salish Lodge has the dubious distinction
of earning one lonely star in a review by Seattle Times critic
Providence Cicero. While brunch is still good, Cicero says the new
chef, a former member of the "Gordon...
In and around Bordeaux, some of the most prestigious wineries
on the planet open their doors to oenophiles along five main wine
routes, each representing the diversity of the region's production.
With its 117,000 hectares of vineyards, the Bordeaux region is home
to 57 "appellations d'origine contrôlée" (AOCs), many of which are
among the most internationally renowned. Bordeaux, Cadillac, Cheval
Gourmet Italian is pleased to confirm their entire stock of
Italian import foods, including California tomato products and
olive oils, are now available for shipping to Canadian customers.
Consumers with questions can contact Gourmet Italian via their
website at GourmetItalian.com for assistance. (PRWeb August 29,
2014) Read the full story at
MEDIA NEWS— Cooking Light has a new editor: Hunter Lewis, who
has stints at Southern Living, Bon Appetit, and Saveur on his
resume, will replace Scott Mowbray, who will retire after a 12-year
tenure at the magazine's parent company....