Food Writer's Diary http://nrn.com/blog/64531/feed en A new type of mushroom burger http://nrn.com/blog/new-type-mushroom-burger <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: The James Beard Foundation and the Mushroom Council team up for the Blended Burger Project</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/new-type-mushroom-burger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/new-type-mushroom-burger#comments Menu Opinions Food Writer&#039;s Diary Mon, 02 May 2016 20:33:00 +0000 164791 at http://nrn.com Baskin-Robbins snuck ice cream sandwiches into its stores http://nrn.com/blog/baskin-robbins-preview <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: What else does the chain have in the works?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/baskin-robbins-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/baskin-robbins-preview#comments Baskin-Robbins Menu Opinions Food Writer&#039;s Diary Thu, 14 Apr 2016 18:41:00 +0000 163371 at http://nrn.com Arby’s starts weird Leap Day tradition http://nrn.com/blog/arby-s-starts-weird-leap-day-tradition <div class="node-body blog-body">The quick service sandwich chain is at it again, picking on vegetarians.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/arby-s-starts-weird-leap-day-tradition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/arby-s-starts-weird-leap-day-tradition#comments Latest Headlines Menu Quick Service Food Writer&#039;s Diary Fri, 26 Feb 2016 16:43:00 +0000 159311 at http://nrn.com New York City restaurants' 'hospitality included' movement slowly picks up steam http://nrn.com/blog/new-york-city-restaurants-hospitality-included-movement-slowly-picks-steam <div class="node-body blog-body">New York City restaurateurs who have done away with tipping in their restaurants discuss the results. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/new-york-city-restaurants-hospitality-included-movement-slowly-picks-steam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/new-york-city-restaurants-hospitality-included-movement-slowly-picks-steam#comments Latest Headlines Operations Food Writer&#039;s Diary Thu, 21 Jan 2016 20:43:00 +0000 154591 at http://nrn.com Food waste: The big food issue for 2016 http://nrn.com/blog/food-waste-big-food-issue-2016 <div class="node-body blog-body">Food waste will likely be a topic of much discussion and a fair amount of action in the coming year</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/food-waste-big-food-issue-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/food-waste-big-food-issue-2016#comments Food Writer&#039;s Diary Thu, 03 Dec 2015 17:00:00 +0000 150661 at http://nrn.com The Pink Tea Cup settles into its new home http://nrn.com/blog/pink-tea-cup-settles-its-new-home <div class="node-body blog-body">I don't normally review restaurants, but I'm doing this one as a favor. Ask me about it sometime.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/pink-tea-cup-settles-its-new-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/pink-tea-cup-settles-its-new-home#comments Food Writer&#039;s Diary Sat, 21 Nov 2015 01:02:00 +0000 149991 at http://nrn.com How will WHO's findings on meat and cancer affect restaurants? http://nrn.com/blog/what-does-carcinogenic-salami-mean-you <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Could bacon and sausage now feel more decadent than ever?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/what-does-carcinogenic-salami-mean-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/what-does-carcinogenic-salami-mean-you#comments Government Latest Headlines Menu Food Writer&#039;s Diary Tue, 27 Oct 2015 17:15:00 +0000 147301 at http://nrn.com Danny Meyer’s bold tipping decision http://nrn.com/blog/danny-meyer-s-bold-tipping-decision <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Two cultural shifts are needed to remove tipping from restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/danny-meyer-s-bold-tipping-decision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/danny-meyer-s-bold-tipping-decision#comments Consumer Trends H.R. & Training Service Latest Headlines Food Writer&#039;s Diary Thu, 15 Oct 2015 14:27:00 +0000 146281 at http://nrn.com Mixologists consider baijiu http://nrn.com/blog/mixologists-consider-baijiu <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Polite people would call baijiu polarizing, others might say it smells like diseased feet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/mixologists-consider-baijiu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/mixologists-consider-baijiu#comments Beverage Trends International Food Writer&#039;s Diary Fri, 09 Oct 2015 17:40:00 +0000 145861 at http://nrn.com Paul Prudhomme: A remembrance http://nrn.com/blog/paul-prudhomme-remembrance <div class="node-body blog-body">The chef who introduced Cajun cuisine to the world was really looking for the perfect potato</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/paul-prudhomme-remembrance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/paul-prudhomme-remembrance#comments Latest Headlines People Food Writer&#039;s Diary Thu, 08 Oct 2015 19:01:00 +0000 145731 at http://nrn.com If in doubt, put a burger on your menu http://nrn.com/blog/if-doubt-put-burger-your-menu <div class="node-body blog-body">No matter how popular you think hamburgers are, they’re even more popular than that, but that doesn’t mean they belong everywhere. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/if-doubt-put-burger-your-menu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/if-doubt-put-burger-your-menu#comments Food Writer&#039;s Diary Fri, 25 Sep 2015 16:44:00 +0000 144991 at http://nrn.com Beyond Millennials: What to expect from the next generation http://nrn.com/blog/beyond-millennials-what-expect-next-generation <div class="node-body blog-body">Blog: Generation Z, iGen or whatever you want to call them are the children of Generation X, and they’re practically cyborgs</div> <div 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of many distractions that keep us from looking at the real problems with what we eat </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/food-writers-diary">Food Writer&#039;s Diary</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/gmos-and-other-distractions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/gmos-and-other-distractions#comments Food Trends Food Writer&#039;s Diary Wed, 20 May 2015 21:36:00 +0000 134341 at http://nrn.com