Three times a week, The Daily Byte rounds up stories worth reading and blogs worth following.
• Midtown Lunch compiles every lunch eaten in 2011 into one very large photo set. [Midtown Lunch]
• Wendy's relaunches in Japan with a foie gras burger that only goes for about $17 — not bad, all things considered. [Eataku]
• How much more are restaurants in Napa Valley, Chicago, Las Vegas, New York City, and Sydney charging for New Year's Eve? [The Price Hike]
• The Bay Area does brisket, with B-Side BBQ in Oakland, Calif. [Bay Area Bites]
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