The Feeder of wolves fell, worker of evil deeds. The poet chopped Ljot’s leg off, I brought Fridgeir peace. I do not ask reward from the splasher of gold for that. The spears’ din was fun enough, the fight with the pale man. -from “Egil’s Saga”

Michael Pollan’s Grandmother Didn’t See This Coming – Crispy on the Outside

Michael Pollan’s Grandmother Didn’t See This Coming

POSTED BY KATHERINE ON JAN. 11, 2010

There are a lot of problems with requiring that restaurants include calorie counts on their menus and placards. But one of the biggest is that it’s very difficult get accurate measurements day to day, chef to chef, and dish to dish. If the rest of the nation goes the way of the Big Apple—and it looks like it might, thanks to some provisions hidden in the health care bill—and gets tough on menu boards, restaurateurs are going to need some technological help with the compliance. Food testing is expensive and time consuming. But what about food synthesis?

via Michael Pollan’s Grandmother Didn’t See This Coming – Crispy on the Outside.

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