Morning Grind

Morning Grind: Most Read Stories, July 8-12, 2013

By on July 14, 2013 6:00am EST

Our daily morning roundup of food-related fare from around the web.

Here are the stories from this week’s Morning Grind posts that got the most love:


“Table for one.” At most restaurants, that tiny statement is enough to earn you more than a couple confused, if not pitying looks. But not at Amsterdam’s “Eenmaal,” the world’s first self-proclaimed “one-person” restaurant, where tiny tables and single placemats and ample personal space are enough to make anyone feel like a leper, on purpose.

Except this sounds amazing to me.


There are all kinds of ways to improve your diet, but drinking skim milk may not be one of them. In fact, according to some studies, skim milk may be adding to the obesity epidemic.

I love it when science confirms my own personal preferences. WHOLE MILK 4 LYFE.


“I have a son who swears by creme brulee and always eats it before he writes. For me, it’s cheesecake. I also love baking bread. It makes the house smell wonderful.” 

Cheesecake and bread are the secrets to Stephen King’s writing success. 




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