Chipotle Giving People Free Burritos for 20 Years and More News

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In today's Media Mix, high-speed sushi, plus powdered water to hit shelves

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

Anthony Bourdain on Justin Bieber: The restaurant personality was not pleased with the pint-sized pop star's latest restaurant antics, and plans on telling his daughter that Bieber tortures puppies. [TMZ]

20 Years of Free Chipotle: The Mexican chain is turning 20 this Saturday, and celebrating with a 20-day treasure hunt to give 20 people free burritos for 20 years. [Mashable]

High-Speed Conveyor Belt for Sushi: A sushi restaurant is drawing crowds not with the quality of their sushi, but with the speed of their sushi conveyor belts, which travel 23 feet in 8 seconds. [Kotaku]

Powdered Water to Cure Droughts?: A chemical engineer has developed "powdered water," which soaks in water into little gel-like capsules to be mixed into soil, releasing water to the soil when necessary (like a mini reservoir). Researchers hope it will help drought-ridden areas grow crops. [Modern Farmer]

 

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