Scouting the Next Brooklyn and More News

In today's Media Mix, 40 under 40 in wine, plus mini desserts are the latest trend (no duh)

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

Bronx: The Real Brooklyn: John Mariani bashes Brooklyn in favor of the Belmont neighborhood of the Bronx. [Esquire]

Measuring Beer Bitterness: How does one measure the bitterness of beer? Science explains it all. [PopSci]

Mini Dessert Trend: Apparently cupcakes aren't the only tiny desserts that are all over the place; mini ice cream cakes and other desserts have a growing presence on menus, with 33 percent more mini desserts in the past five years. [NRN]

Sandy's Effect on Farms: Six months later and some places are still struggling to reopen. [WSJ]

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Winemakers to Know: Here's a list of 40 people under 40 who are tastemaking and trendsetting in the wine industry. What are you doing with your life? [Wine Enthusiast]