Dining and Restaurants / Eating / Food and Cooking

A Blog’s Year: 145 posts, halal foie gras and reverse sperification

Nibbles is a compendium of food, dining and beverage information from the U.S. and the world edited by John Lehndorff. Nibbles is now a year old. That’s 10 years in blog years. The blog had 5,665 total views of 145 posts that had 434 tags. The Top 10 search terms that brought readers to the … Continue reading

Dining and Restaurants / Eating / Food and Cooking

Sacha Inchi are hot nuts; Al fresco objection; High-def Doritos; $6,514 on food & drink

Nibbles is a compendium of food, dining and beverage information from the U.S. and the world edited by John Lehndorff . Top searches today at https://johnlehndorff.wordpress.com/: monkfruit, monk fruit, food trends for colorado, homer simpson’s grilling tips, molecular burger Reported by Tastingtable.com: Earthy, nutlike Sacha Inchi seeds are harvested in the Amazon rain forest and … Continue reading

Dining and Restaurants / Eating / Food and Cooking

2010 FOOD TRENDS: Product placement; Stevia vs. monk fruit

— In the  I-Own-the-Cookie-Jar department, Reuters reports that  Hugo Chavez, president of Venezuela, is engaged in “negotiations” to acquire the Cada supermarket chain, which is owned by France’s Casino. A month ago, Chavez also engaged in “negotiations” when he  expropriated another of Casino’s chains. The Cada acquisition would give Chavez substantial control over the country’s food distribution. … Continue reading