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Striking While the Tortilla Warmer is Hot

By David Farkas

Mendocino Farms co-founders Mario Del Pero and wife Ellen Chen have put their money where many mouths are. Last month, the couple invested an undisclosed sum in Dos Toros, a 11-unit New York City-based taqueria chain that plans to expand to Chicago next year. 345 more words


Shawarma Bros, UP Town Center

Shawarma Bros first concept restaurant  at Pasig back  in 2014 plus their expertise as a food truck that started in 2012 didn’t stopped them to crawl over Metro Manila’s favorite hang outs, continuing to offer Middle East-inspired dish in the favor of Filipino taste buds. 569 more words


Why fast-food chains are making ‘increasingly outrageous’ creations to get you through the door

By Becky Krystal
The Washington Post

Call them what you will. A sign of the apocalypse. Unabashed marketing ploys. The anti-kale. However you view the latest splashy fast-food innovations, know this: They’re probably not going anywhere. 1,050 more words

Menu Trends

Healthy Lunch: Stir-Fry and Salads at Honeygrow

Weekday lunches in center city see a daily exodus of professionals searching for quick places to refuel for the afternoon.  Though for some it can seem like a hope and a prayer that this short jaunt happens before 2:30 in the afternoon.   432 more words

Fast Casual

Chipotle just made its most desperate move yet to turn the company around

First Chipotle Mexican Grill tried giving away free burritos. It also tried a rewards program. It even promised students free soda with their meals after school. 371 more words

Chipotle Launches Ad Blitz to Convince People Food Is Safe Now

Chipotle founder and Co-CEO stepped in front of a camera in a bid to win over weary diners that still aren’t hankering for the chain’s once-popular tacos and burritos. 491 more words


Gluten-Free In Fresno: CASA de TAMALES

The next stop on our road trip was Fresno. It was the closest to Sequoia National Park that Chaz felt had the best gluten-free options for me. 402 more words