Abrams Media Food Site Launching in May and More News

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In today's Media Mix, a vintage McDonald's menu, plus a Yankee restaurant in danger
Media Mix
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Media Mix

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

The Braiser Launching Mid-May: Mediaite's Dan Abrams is launching The Braiser, a food blog focusing on celebrity chefs like the ubiquitous Mario Batali. [NY Times]

José Andrés Coming to New York: But don't get too excited; he's planning on taking two years to open up a restaurant in the Big Apple. [Grub Street]

Mickey Mantle's Restaurant Facing Eviction: The New York restaurant named after (and once owned by) the Yankee legend may be evicted for nonpayment of rent. The restaurant will need $1 million to maintain its spot, where it's been for 25 years. [CBS]

Vintage McDonald's Menu Surfaces: Looks like back in the 1950s, Mickey D's was serving up "Tempting Cheeseburgers," "Delightful Rootbeer," and "Triple-Thick Shakes." [The 305]