So Good Blog/News Round-Up 10/9 Eick October 9, 2007 News 1 Comment Greetings So Good readers. I took a little break from writing to enjoy the 3-day weekend in NYC. But I’m back, and if you are reading this sentence right now, then obviously so are you. Since I’ve been off for a few days, I present to you a super-sized blog/news round-up. A WSJ article suggests that restaurants may be trying to buy off or curry favor with food bloggers in order to get positive reviews. The so-called “Naked Lunch” promotion offered by a Maine restaurant is in trouble. On the heels of his grit eating championship, Pat Bertolletti defeated Joey Chestnut in the Texas State Fair Waffle eating contest, downing 29 in 10 minutes. The launch party for the new Wii game Naruto will feature a ramen noodle eating contest. Envirolink wonders why McDonald’s still doesn’t have a veggie burger. Rafael Roman Martel argues that the best Cuban sandwich is not in Miami, but in Union City, NJ. Burger King will be creating downloadable cell phone games. DC Foodies has a recipe for Sweet Potato Soup with Pancetta and Spiced Pecans. The Chicago Burger Project gives a good review to the burger at Hot Chocolate. Super Sized Meals shows you how to make bacon apple pie. TreeHugger has a recipe for a roasted vegetable salad with garlic dressing. Want to see some pictures of Britney Spears and her sister stuffing Taco Bell? The Frugal Law Student shares 27 ways to save money on food. Kraft recalled a batch of white chocolate baking squares due to a salmonella scare. The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Eick Latest posts by Eick (see all) Fast Food Bracket Round 1: Jack in the Box vs. Five Guys, KFC vs. Checkers - March 3, 2016 BK’s “Polygameat” Campaign Shockingly Similar to Wendy’s “Meatatarian” Campaign - September 16, 2014 Surge Wins Discontinued Foods Bracket! - April 12, 2013 One Response Brett McKay October 10th, 2007 Thanks for the mention! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Current ye@r * Leave this field empty Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.