Donald Trump's Steakhouse Fails Inspection and More News

In today's Media Mix, California slaughterhouse pays up for animal abuse, plus mourning the Twinkie
Arthur Bovino

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

Trump Steakhouse Fails Health Grade: Of all the problems Trump has, here's another: his Las Vegas steakhouse was shut down for 51 health violations. [Grubstreet]

Slaughterhouse Pays $500 Million for Animal Abuse: In a settlement with animal welfare groups and the federal government, the Hallmark Meat Co. agreed to pay up after videotapes of abused cows came out. [Huffington Post]

Chefs Mourn Twinkies: Danny Bowien, Christina Tosi, and Duff Goldman are pretty upset that Twinkies may be no more. [TODAY]

Hostess' Problem Bigger Than Twinkies: TIME points out that the bankruptcy of Hostess was because the company failed to keep up with consumers' changing taste. [TIME]


The 'VeggieDucken' Exists: How to keep vegetarians from not feeling left out at Thanksgiving — make an equally weird, meatless Thanksgiving entrée to pair with the Turducken. [NPR]