40-Year-Old Cheddar on Sale and More News

In today's Media Mix, Charlie Trotter's last bash, plus McDonald's lures in a bear


The Daily Meal brings you the biggest news in the food world.

Restaurants
Charlie Trotter's last service is tonight; here's how WBEZ remembers his legacy. [WBEZ]

Industry
Burger King is adding on two new sandwiches, popcorn chicken, and five new wraps. Eight of these products involve chicken. [Huff Po]

Chefs and Personalities
Was the death of New York restaurateur Robert Treboux the end of the Francophile era? [TIME]

Wisconsin chef Jason Gorman will be helping out at Chicago's Art Institute of Chicago restaurant Terzo Piano. [Grub Street]

Odd News
Officials lured a wild bear into a trap using a McDonald's Happy Meal, some bacon, and honey. The fries were used as a trail. [LA Times]

A prison inmate used Popsicle sticks (and a razor blade) to escape from his cell, only to change his mind and climb back in. [AP]

Products
Super-old Cheddar is going on sale for $10 an ounce, including a 40-year-old block of Cheddar. [AP]


Be a Part of the Conversation

Have something to say?
Add a comment (or see what others think).

Comments 0


Like this story? Get updates by email, facebook and twitter
Get daily food and wine coverage


Latest from The Daily Meal

The Daily Meal Video Network
Strawberry Brie Grilled Cheese

Post a comment

Add a Comment

Upload a picture of yourself no larger than 3MB, please see Terms for details
CAPTCHA
Please answer this Captcha to prove you are human
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.
CAPTCHA
Please answer this Captcha to prove you are human