Restaurant Gives Out 10,000 Twinkies and More News

In today's Media Mix, Bobby Flay's new restaurant, plus how to get back at angry Yelpers
Media Mix
Arthur Bovino

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

Food Network Pitches: Start-up Food Genius, which allows people to track restaurant menus, ingredients, and food trends, got a Food Network deal and a $25,000 check at an event with Ad Age. [Ad Age]

Bobby Flay's New Burger Joint: He has opened yet another Bobby's Burger Palace in New Jersey. []

Restaurant Gives Out 10,000 Twinkies: After hearing that Hostess was going down, the guys behind Baby Cheesesteak & Lemonade bought 10,000 Twinkies and gave them out to customers. "It's like Twinkipalooza," a marketing director said. [CBS Local]

How to Open a Jar: In case you need to prove your manliness (or your ability to open a jar by yourself), here are five tips to open a stuck jar. [Esquire]


Restaurant Plays Yelp Reviews: After getting some ridiculous Yelp reviews, California restaurant Craft & Commerce had people read melodramatic Yelp reviews out loud, recorded them, and played those recordings in their bathrooms. [Eater]