[credit provider=”via Facebook” url=”https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=403751109659868&set=a.403726922995620.101324.114329341935381&type=3&theatre”] Hot’s Kitchen in Hermosa Beach, Calif. describes itself as “surfer meets sophisticate” and serves guests more than 50 kinds of tacos.It has also supposedly been serving a foie gras burger, and PETA is not too happy about it, since it violates the statewide foie gras ban […]
[credit provider=”www.flickr.com” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/kahala/3630525709/”] California’s foie gras ban has angered many people in California and many more in France.A politician in France’s foie gras-producing Gers region has called for a ban on California wine.
[credit provider=”via Facebook” url=”https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.319417564752045.95667.113244372036033&type=3″] On July 1, it became illegal to sell foie gras in California. And California’s foie gras fans have been freaking out.However, one chef thinks he’s found a loophole that’ll allow him to sell the controversial delicacy.
On July 1, California restaurants said au revoir to serving foie gras legally on their menus.
The other day, we were doing one more time what on Sunday will become illegal in California: eating foie gras in a restaurant. Pan seared foie gras “traditionally raised in Sonoma, California,” served with poached local apricots. I’d go to jail for this willingly. We were sitting at the edge […]
[credit provider=”Flickr via jlastras” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/jlastras/3239314451/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] California is in the final countdown until foie gras becomes illegal in the state. The ban officially starts July 1 at midnight, California time.Chefs and restaurants around the state are planning some upscale farewell meals in honour of the occasion.
[credit provider=”Flickr via jlastras” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/jlastras/3239314451/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] A few years ago, a study out of Newcastle University in England found that cows that were given names produce more milk.One of the academics in charge of the study was quoted by CNN saying: “Just as people respond better to the personal touch, cows feel happier […]