Food & Drink

NEWS: That New York Times Restaurant Review, The Hostess Shutdown, and More

Lea Faminiano 11/19/2012 No Comments

[Photo from CBS Philly]

If you’ve been living under a rock and haven’t read the review that’s going down in the history books of the foodie world, here’s New York Times’ writer Pete Wells slamming Guy Fieri’s new restaurant to the ground.  (New York Times)

And here’s Guy Fieri’s response.  (Eatocracy)

Aaand another response (this time in video form!) (Gothamist)

In other news, the end of an era is upon us: Hostess Brands Inc. is shutting down, meaning goodbye to Wonder Bread, Twinkies, and childhood guilty pleasures.  (Chicago Tribune)

To cheer you up, apparently soup is “America’s hottest liquid food trend,” and Stephen Colbert is here to tell you why.  (http://eater.com/archives/2012/11/16/colbert-soup-for-millenials-is-hottest-liquid-food-trend.php)

The Union Square Greenmarket is finally back where it belongs – Union Square!  (Village Voice)