Weekly Media Mix: Healthy Ice Cream, Cupcake Vodka, And The Royal Wedding Luncheon

Some of the week's biggest food and drink stories
Weekly Media Mix
Arthur Bovino

Weekly Media Mix

Every Friday, The Daily Byte's Weekly Media Mix rounds up some of the week's big food stories.

• Government to restrict fast food marketing to kids. [Slashfood]
• Sugar farmers sue corn processors over "corn sugar" branding. [ABC]

• Sifton awards three stars to Brooklyn Fare. [NYT]
• David Chang discusses expanding his empire to Australia. [Details]

• Scientists claims to have invented healthy ice cream. [NYDN]

• Reader's Digest may be looking to sell Allrecipes.com. [ADWeek]
• The Los Angeles Times launches its "Master Class" series with a feature from Thomas Keller. [LAT]

• An American wins the MasterChef title. [The Independent]

• Underdog Wine & Spirits debuts cupcake vodka. [Village Voice]
• LennyMud releases a Mr. T Tea Set. [FoodBeast]

• Canapés, champagne served at royal wedding luncheon. [Eatocracy]

• SBUX becomes U.S.'s third largest restaurant chain. [USAToday]
• Chipotle is running low on natural chicken. [Slashfood]

• Chicago celebrity chef Paul Kahan threw out the first pitch at Wednesday's Cubs game. [GSC]

Shame of the Week
• Lindsay Lohan may be required to serve food to homeless as community service. [OTRC]


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