For those who enjoy high-end groceries but dread schlepping to over-crowded upscale grocery stores, an Amazon Prime subscription just became a bit more appealing. Prime customers can now order goods from Whole Foods for same-day or one-day shipping, and Whole Foods 365 products are available for two-hour shipping. Perhaps this added convenience for Whole Foods shoppers will soften the blow of the supermarket chain’s rising prices.
Fried chicken, one of America’s greatest foods, is getting the star treatment in a new documentary. Holy Bird is directed by Daniel Thoennessen and features interviews with big food world names such as Ed Lee and Leah Chase. The doc is currently in production with no announced release date, but a couple of clips give viewers a sneak peek.
- A thief who stole half-a-million dollars worth of wine from Napa Valley’s the French Laundry has been sentenced to there years in prison.
- The fancy Coravin system, Coravin Model Two Plus Pack>which allows wine to be poured without removing the cork from the bottle, is now bluetooth compatible. The new model, priced at a cool 899 pounds ($1,215), will be released in September and can pair with an app that offers pairing suggestions, among other tasks.
- “Barbecue beef” and “pulled pork” are definitely not the same things. Get that right, journalists.
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