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]

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