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What to Read This Weekend — Food News: November 2 – 8


Your Table Salt May Contain Plastic — Food News

We use salt every day to season the food we cook and eat. But rarely, if ever, do we give a second thought to what's actually in our salt. It's a straightforward ingredient, so why would we?


Use the 3 Rs to Get Picky Eaters to Try New Foods — Food News

There are few things quite as frustrating as a kid who is a fussy eater — especially when you love food and want to share that enjoyment with them.

A new research study published in the journal Appetite gives the advice to just follow the three Rs to get your kid to try new foods.


Not Even Marion Nestle Can Resist the Marketing Power of Coca-Cola — Food News

If you had any doubt that soda companies like Coca-Cola are unequivocal masters of the art of seduction, look no further than this recent article in New Republic. In it, Corby Kummer, senior editor at The Atlantic, describes visiting the World of Coca-Cola in Atlanta, Georgia, alongside Marion Nestle, public health advocate and author of Soda Politics. Both entered as steely eyed skeptics and emerged hours later "mesmerized, thrown back to a state of childlike wonder." Such is the power of Coke.


The Best-Tasting Tap Water Is in Hamilton, Ohio — Food News

According to the annual Berkley Springs International Water Tasting, Hamilton, Ohio, has the best-tasting tap water.

Each year the competition evaluates water samples from 46 states and more than 50 countries. Think of the judges like water sommeliers.


Tragic News for Everyone Looking Forward to Dungeness Crab Season — Food News

On the West Coast, the start of Dungeness crab season is practically a holiday. So this is very sad news for those lined up, crab crackers at the ready, to get their hands on some sweet, succulent seasonal seafood. Dungeness crab is off the table until further notice, warns the California Department of Public Health.


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