David Chang vs. Chipotle and More News

In today's Media Mix, 6,000 gallons of Scotch wasted, plus Cracker Jack gets a revamp

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

6,000 Gallons of Scotch: A truck carrying 6,000 gallons of Scotch turned over and caught on fire in New Jersey. No word on what type of Scotch, but we mourn the loss. [Home News Tribune of East Brunswick]

Beer Ad Stirs Paella Controversy: A new ad depicts the creation of paella, except they add onions, prompting some people to call the controversy "Paellagate." [TIME]

Cracker Jack Revamp: The 120-year-old snack is introducing new flavors, including Kettle Corn and Butter Toffee. [LA Times]

David Chang vs. Chipote: A new lawsuit filed by a British reality-TV chef against Chipotle claims that Chipotle stole ramen ideas from David Chang without telling the plaintiff, putting his career in danger. Chipotle has told The Daily Meal they do not comment on pending litigation. [NY Post]


Coffee Shops Offering Wireless Charging: The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is offering wireless charging for phones in San Francisco. [Ubergizmo]