What's Inside McDonald's Beef and More News
In today's Media Mix, road kill found in restaurant, plus White House healthy eating tips
The Daily Meal brings you the biggest news from the food world.
McDonald's Spills Beef Patty Ingredients: Ever wonder what's really in your McDonald's beef? Well, according to the PR arm of McDonald's Canada, a mixture of lean beef and fattier beef, and no pink slime. [Gizmodo]
Road Kill Found in Restaurant: A Kentucky restaurant was closed down after customers complained that employees brought in a dead animal; turns out, the owner was going to cook a deer found on the side of the road for his family. [The Sacramento Bee]
White House Chef Tips: For people watching their weight, Sam Kass recommends making small changes like switching to low-fat milk, drinking water instead of juice, and choosing wheat bread. [Scranton Times Tribune]
Thomas Keller, Daniel Boulud Host Dinner: Last Saturday Thomas Keller, Daniel Boulud, and Jérome Bocuse cooked up a meal at $2,500 a plate for the World Master Chefs Dinner. [Culture Map]
Cooking For Celebs: A chef spills on what Orlando Bloom, Miranda Kerr, and Gwyneth Paltrow love to eat. Paltrow's favorite: "Asian wraps with rice paper, prawns, seeds, nuts, and herbs and an Asian dipping sauce with agave and tamari." Figures. [News.com.au]